Number 19 in the American Geographical Society Research Series. In three parts,- Part 1 Central Chile: the Land of the Hacienda; Part 2 Southern Chile: a Frontier Region; Part 3: Northern Chile: an Arid Region with Scattered Settlements. The last section (Conclusion) discusses the outlook for agrarian reform. In all 385 pages plus bibliography and index. With illustrations from photographs, some maps, most in the run of the text. Bookplate of Alfred P Bigelow to front paste down. Condition: Spotting and discolouration to the boards, and also to the top edges of the text block, but with binding firm and sound. Age-tanning to pages, including to some plates.