The Caribbean

The Caribbean : The Genesis of a Fragmented Nationalism

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The Caribbean is now recognized as an authoritative history of the region. This new edition has been substantially revised in the light of comments by scholars and teachers, and now deals with parts of the region in greater detail. There are individual chapters on Haiti and the Dominican Republic, Cuba, Puerto Rico, the English Antilles, Dutch and French islands, the Virgin Islands, Belize, and the Bahamas, as wells as on migration and Caribbean economics.
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  • Paperback | 406 pages
  • 132.08 x 203.2 x 30.48mm | 249.47g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 3 maps, 11 tables
  • 0195054415
  • 9780195054415

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This book journeys through five centuries of economic and social development, emphasizing such topics as the slave-run plantation economy, the changes in political control over the centuries, and the impact of the United States.
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