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A continent of islands : searching for the Caribbean destiny

Author: Mark Kurlansky
Publisher: Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. pbk. printView all editions and formats
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"An engaging book by an excellent journalist. . . ".--Washington Post Book World. "A penetrating analysis of the social, political, sexual, and cultural worlds that exist behind the four-color  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Kurlansky
ISBN: 0201622319 9780201622317 0201523965 9780201523966
OCLC Number: 613681845
Description: XII, 324 Seiten : Illustrationen, Karten
Contents: * Introduction * The Curse * Old Gods and Satellite Dishes * Color-Coded Nations * Sacrifice and the Revolution * Why Damballah Left * Bajan Burgers * Prophets and Profits * The Goats, the Sheep, and the Ugly Time * Two Ways of Looking at It * A Hint of Vanilla * Too Strong a Word * The Good Election * Death by Pepper Sauce * The Tenth Man * The Diaspora * Don Pedro in Levittown * The Cookie Theory of Underdevelopment * In Search of France * History Returns * The Continent (Table) * Suggested Reading
Responsibility: Mark Kurlansky.

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