Brief History of the Caribbean From the Arawak and Carib to the Present

ISBN-10: 0452281938

ISBN-13: 9780452281936

Edition: 2000 (Revised)

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List price: $20.00
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 9/1/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 432
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.166
Language: English

List of Tables
List of Maps
The Caribbean Under Spanish Rule
The Enduring Environment and the First Islanders
Discovery of the Islands
Pirates Fight for Spanish Gold
Spain's Caribbean Colonies
Northern Europeans Come to Stay
The Dutch Empire
Settlement of the Lesser Antilles
The Buccaneers of Jamica, Saint-Domingue, and the Bahamas
War and Piracy, 1665-1720
The Sugar Empire
Sugar Rules the Islands
The World of the Slaves
England and France Struggle to Control the Islands
Runaways and Rebels
The Abolition of Slavery and the Challenges of Freedom
The British Colonies
The Spanish Islands Fight for Freedom
Hispaniola and the Leeward Islands
Poverty and Progress in the Caribbean Since 1914
Cuba During the 20th Century
The Dominican Republic and Haiti
Colonialism's Mixed Blessings
The British Colonies Gain Independence
Jamaica, Trinidad, Barbados, and the Bahamas Since Independence
The English-Speaking Eastern Caribbean States
Appendix: Maps
Suggestions for Further Reading
Photo Credits
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