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Title The Modern Caribbean / edited by Franklin W. Knight and Colin A. Palmer.

Publication Info. Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [1989]
©1989

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Woodstock PL Adult Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  972.9 MOD    AVAILABLE
Description x, 382 pages : 1 map ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The Caribbean: a regional overview / Franklin W. Knight and Colin A. Palmer -- The Haitian Revolution / David Geggus -- Labor and society in the nineteenth century / Francisco A. Scarano -- Society and culture in the Caribbean: the British and French West Indies, 1870-1980 / Bridget Brereton -- Identity, race, and Black power in independent Jamaica / Colin A. Palmer -- The challenge to the post-colonial state: a cast study of the February Revolution in Trinidad / Herman L. Bennett -- Contemporary Puerto Rico: a society of contrasts / Blanca G. Silvestrini -- Cuba: politics, economy, and society, 1898-1985 / Franklin W. Knight -- Politics and society in the Spanish Caribbean during the nineteenth century / Teresita Matrinez Vergne -- Caribbean migrations, 1838-1985 / Bonham C. Richardson -- British Caribbean economic history: an interpretation / Jay R. Mandle -- Caribbean international relations / Anthony P. Maingot -- Nationalism, nation, and ideology: trends in the emergence of a Caribbean literature / Roberto Márquez.
Audience 1520L Lexile
Subject Caribbean Area.
Caribbean area -- History.
Added Author Knight, Franklin W.
Palmer, Colin A., 1944-
ISBN 0807818259 alkaline paper
0807842400 paperback

 
    
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