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A Traveller's History of the Caribbean free pdf The Caribbean, a region of spectacular natural beauty, has a long and turbulent history. Described by Columbus as an earthly paradise, it has enticed travellers for hundreds of years - from gold-seeking Spanish conquistadors to modern-day tourists. "A Traveller's History of the Caribbean" traces the island's journey from slavery to revolution to independence, and finally to tourist paradise. It looks at the history of nations as diverse as Cuba, Jamaica, Haiti, the Bahamas, Trinidad and Tobago, and the Dominican Republic, exploring their differences and their common experiences. It reveals a region that has created a culturally vibrant future from a tumultuous past. For anyone taking their travelling seriously, this is a recommended read.

About James Ferguson

James Ferguson is a former research fellow at Oxford University, and a successful author.

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Author : James Ferguson
Publisher : Interlink Books
Data Published : 01 September 2007
ISBN : 1566566908
EAN : 9781566566902
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 371 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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