Cuba From Columbus to Castro and Beyond

ISBN-10: 1574884360
ISBN-13: 9781574884364
Edition: 5th 2002 (Revised)
Authors: Jaime Suchlicki
List price: $24.95 Buy it from $5.24
eBook available
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy

Description: Suchlicki chronicles the rich and colourful history of this island nation from the rule of the Spanish to the overthrow of Batista, and right up to the present day, examining Cuba's economic crisis and speculating about life after Castro.

Used Starting from $18.34
New Starting from $20.12
eBooks Starting from $24.95
Buy
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
coins
coins
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!

Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Periodic Table Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Periodic Table Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Medical Terminology Online content $4.95 $1.99

Customers also bought

Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading

Book details

List price: $24.95
Edition: 5th
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Potomac Books, Incorporated
Publication date: 4/1/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 278
Size: 5.96" wide x 8.95" long x 0.69" tall
Weight: 0.946
Language: English

Suchlicki chronicles the rich and colourful history of this island nation from the rule of the Spanish to the overthrow of Batista, and right up to the present day, examining Cuba's economic crisis and speculating about life after Castro.

Jaime Suchlicki , one of the leading scholars of Latin America, has taught Mexican and Cuban history for more than thirty years. Formerly executive director of the North-South Center at the University of Miami, he is now Bacardi Professor at the Graduate School of International Studies. He formerly edited the Journal of Inter-American Studies and World Affairs and has had a number of advisory positions in public and private sectors. He is author of University Students and Revolution in Cuba and Cuba : From Columbus to Castro.

Preface to the fifth edition
The Colonial Years
The Land and the People
Enter the Spaniards
The Emerging Colony
The Foreign Challenge
The Rise of King Sugar
Toward Independence
The Golden Century
The "Ever-Faithful" Colony Rebels
The Seeds of Revolution
The Platt Amendment Republic
The Unfinished Revolution
The Failure of Reformism
Background to Revolution
Castro in Command
Castro's Revolution
The Decade of Institutionalization
The Revolution Continues: The Eighties and Nineties
Years of Crisis
Preparing for Succession
Beyond Castro
Chronology, 1492-2000
Suggested Reading
Index
About the Author

×
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.

×