From Columbus to Castro: The History of the Caribbean, 1492-1969
Dr. William's purpose, as he explains in his foreword, is twofold: to set the record straight by collating all existing knowledge of the Caribbean in realtion to the rest of the world, and to provide, through greater awareness of its heritage of exploitation and neglect, a sure foundation for the economic integration of the region to which, as a statesman, he is firmly committed.
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The number of illiterates in Puerto Rico is considerable , and it is doubtful that under present conditions illiteracy will ever be effectively reduced . ' ' Present conditions ' again ! On the economic side , the introduction and ...
In fact , this principle may have to be applied in a wider setting should the present economic integration movement in the Commonwealth Caribbean ever develop into a new attempt at political union . For the real case for unity in ...
... Natural Resources , Administration , Present Condition , and Prospects , London , 1884 edition L. W. Fraser , History of Trinidad ; from the first period from 1781 to 1813 , Vol . I , Trinidad , 1891 ; from 1814 to 1839 , Vol .
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History buffUser Review - 1commonsense - Overstock.com
Very incisive analysis of the Whys & the Wheres of Caribbean cultures Read full review
Review: From Columbus to Castro: The History of the Caribbean 1492-1969User Review - Ken Angle - Goodreads
Among the saleant points; a needed documentation of slavery. Eric Williams points out the enormity of the issue that still has legacy in our society. He gives numbers that should stagger white and black alike. Read full review
Christopher Columbus and the Discovery of the West Indies
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