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Cuba : a short history

Author: Leslie Bethell
Publisher: Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Brings together four chapters from volumes III, V and VII of "The Cambridge History of Latin America", aiming to provide scholars, students and general readers with a concise history of this important island nation. It covers Cuba's development from the mid-18th century.

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Named Person: CUBA
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Leslie Bethell
ISBN: 0521430631 9780521430630 0521436826 9780521436823
OCLC Number: 25914941
Notes: "Previously published as parts of volumes III, V, and VII of The Cambridge History of Latin America ... 1985, 1986, and 1990"--Title page verso.
Description: vii, 172 pages : map ; 24 cm
Contents: Cuba, c. 1750-c. 1860 / Hugh Thomas --
Cuba, c. 1860-c. 1930 / Luis E. Aguilar --
Cuba, c. 1930-1959 / Louis A. Perez, Jr. --
Cuba since 1959 / Jorge Dominguez.
Other Titles: Cambridge history of Latin America.
Responsibility: edited by Leslie Bethell.
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Four chapters from Volumes III, V and VII of the Cambridge History of Latin America trace the political, economic and social development of Cuba from the middle of the eighteenth century to the  Read more...


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"Cuba: A Short History, edited by Leslie Bethell, is the best brief history of Cuba available. It is recommended for undergraduate classes and for readers with an interest in a nation that has had a Read more...

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