What are the strengths and weaknesses of the book?

Open Veins of Latin America: Five Centuries of the Pillage of a Continent
Eduardo Galeano
Answer the questions below
You are required to write a 5-6 page paper providing a brief summary of the book (1-2 pages total) and evaluating the author’s arguments. Cite appropriately by using MLA or APA format
What is the author’s main argument?
According to Galeano, why is Latin America underdeveloped?
What is the author referring to when he uses the term: Open Veins?
What are the differences and similarities between the Spanish, British, and US pillage of Latin America?
How is the West’s way of life contingent on exploiting the region?
How did the agricultural and industrial sector develop in Latin America?
What are the strengths and weaknesses of the book?

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