Caribbean & West Indies

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A brilliant look at colonialism and its effects in Antigua--by the author of Annie John "If you...


The Changing Face of Latin America and the Caribbean

Stunning in its sweep, Americas is the most authoritative history available of contemporary Latin...

Sweetness and Power

The Place of Sugar in Modern History


A fascinating persuasive history of how sugar has shaped the world, from European colonies to our...

Fifty years after the arrival of Columbus, at the height of Spain's conquest of the West Indies,...

Waiting for Snow in Havana

Confessions of a Cuban Boy

Free Press (2003)

“Have mercy on me, Lord, I am Cuban.” In 1962, Carlos Eire was one of 14,000 children airlifted out...

High Noon in the Cold War

Kennedy, Khrushchev, and the Cuban Missile Crisis

One of the giants of American journalism now re-creates an unforgettable time–in which the whole...

Havana Nocturne

How the Mob Owned Cuba…and Then Lost It to the Revolution

HarperCollins (2009)

In modern-day Havana, the remnants of the glamorous past are everywhere—old hotel-casinos, vintage...


A Concise History of the Caribbean presents a general history of the Caribbean islands from the...

The Haitian Revolution

A Documentary History

"A landmark collection of documents by the field's leading scholar. This reader includes beautifully...

A Slaving Voyage to Africa and Jamaica

The Log of the Sandown, 1793-1794


"Of the hundreds of logbooks and journals I have examined, this is the most valuable...