Gad Heuman provides a comprehensive introduction the history of the Caribbean, from its earliest inhabitants to contemporary political and cultural developments.
Topics covered include: - The Amerindians - Sugary and Slavery - Race, Racism and Equality - The Aftermath of Emancipation- The Revolutionary Caribbean- Cultures of the Caribbean This new edition is fully revised and updated, with new material on the pre-Columbian era and the Hispanic Caribbean.
It takes account not only of the political and social struggles that have shaped the Caribbean, but also provides a sense of the development of the region's culture.
The Caribbean: A Brief History is ideal for students and those seeking a clear and readable introduction to Caribbean history.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 272 pages
- Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
- Publication Date: 07/11/2013
- Category: History of the Americas
- ISBN: 9781780935997