Cold War in a Hot Zone: The United States Confronts Labor and Independence Struggles in the British West Indies (Paperback)
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Cold War in a Hot Zone: The United States Confronts Labor and Independence Struggles in the British West Indies (Paperback)

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Published: 15/06/2007
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Focused on the region as a whole and drawing from archives in Jamaica, Trinidad, Barbados, Guyana, St. Kitts, Antigua, the U.S. and U.K., this book details the region's impact on the U.S. (particularly  on Jim Crow), as it charts the British Empire's retreat in the face of a challenge from Washington.

Publisher: Temple University Press,U.S.
ISBN: 9781592136285
Number of pages: 272
Weight: 367 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 18 mm


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"The reader emerges with a vivid and detailed picture of the tumultuous period in British West Indian history and its global context... Cold War in a Hot Zone is a lively and valuable contribution to the literature on the politics [of the] British West Indies during the mid-twentieth century." -The Journal of Latin American Studies

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