From Columbus to Castro: The History of the Caribbean, 1492-1969

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Harper & Row, Jan 1, 1970 - Caribbean Area - 576 pages
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Dr. William's purpose, as he explains in his foreword, is twofold: to set the record straight by collating all existing knowledge of the Caribbean in realtion to the rest of the world, and to provide, through greater awareness of its heritage of exploitation and neglect, a sure foundation for the economic integration of the region to which, as a statesman, he is firmly committed.

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Very incisive analysis of the Whys & the Wheres of Caribbean cultures Read full review

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Among the saleant points; a needed documentation of slavery. Eric Williams points out the enormity of the issue that still has legacy in our society. He gives numbers that should stagger white and black alike. Read full review


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