Years Of High Hopes: A Portrait Of British Guiana, 1952-1956 From An American Family's Letters Home: Paperback / softback
Edited by Dorothy Irwin
This startlingly detailed depiction of life in the capital city of Georgetown, British Guiana (now Guyana), sheds light on a seminal period of the colony s push toward nationhood.
Evoking a time when letters were still the sole form of overseas communication, the book compiles the personal correspondence mailed to the United States by a young American couple during the three and a half years they made their home in Georgetown.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 740 pages
- Publisher: Hansib Publications Limited
- Publication Date: 31/03/2017
- Category: Black & Asian studies
- ISBN: 9781910553640