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In the June 2010 edition of H-Net, Humanities and Social Sciences on-line, Timothy J. Steigenga wrote a review of these two books on Pentecostalism that includes an analysis of the Catholic Church in Guatemala:

Virginia Garrard-Burnett. Terror in the Land of the Holy Spirit: Guatemala under General Efraín Ríos Montt, 1982-1983. Religion and Global Politics Series. Oxford Oxford University Press, 2010. xvi + 269 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-537964-8.

Kevin Lewis O’Neill. City of God: Christian Citizenship in Postwar Guatemala. The Anthropology of Christianity Series. Berkeley University of California Press, 2010. xxix + 278 pp. $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-520-26063-4.