skip to content
Cuba : a short history Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

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
Summary:
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.
Rating:

based on 1 rating(s) 1 with a review

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
History
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.
More information:

Abstract:

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...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"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...

 
User-contributed reviews

WorldCat User Reviews (1)

a s horthistory

by ploto (WorldCat user published 2008-03-06) Excellent Permalink
cool
  • Was this review helpful to you?
  •   
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.