The Banana Wars : United States Intervention in the Caribbean, 1898-1934
This book should be of interest to undergraduate courses in Latin American history.
- Paperback | 256 pages
- 139.7 x 241.3 x 12.7mm | 294.83g
- 01 Jan 1989
- Cengage Learning, Inc
- Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
- Belmont, CA, United States
- Revised edition
Table of contents
Part One: The Cuban experience: Leonard Wood and the white man's burden. TR and the use of force. The second Cuban intervention, 1906. Cuba occupied. Part Two: Teach them to elect good men: Nicaraguan menace. The Nicaraguan war, 1910-1912. The Mexican crisis. Veracruz. The rulers of Veracruz. Part Three: Civilizing the tropics: turbulent Hispaniola. The pacification of Hispaniola: 1. The pacification of Hispaniola: 2. Part Four: The last banana war: Interregnum, 1921-1925. The second Nicaraguan civil war, 1925-1927. The Sandino chase. The last banana war.