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The smallest and most densely populated of the seven Central American countries, El Salvador means "the Savior" in English. A mild climate, rich soil, and hardworking people remain El Salvador's greatest assets. Find out:
Table of Contents
Introduction James D. Henderson 6
A Small, Struggling Land 9
A History of Struggle 17
A Changing Economy 25
The Most Crowded Country in Central America 33
El Salvador's Communities and Culture 39
Salvadoran Festivals 50
Project and Report Ideas 56
Further Reading/Internet Resources 60
For More Information 61