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By Alan West-Duran

The African Diaspora left an indelible imprint on Caribbean nations and islands. This reference, the single large historic and cultural survey of the black adventure within the Caribbean, celebrates the Afro-Caribbean variety of the nations it profiles. all of the 15 chapters introduces a rustic, island, or team of islands, delivering an outline from the coming of slaves to the present situation.

Topics contain, background, financial system, politics, social stratification, race family, cultural highlights, faith, and impressive figures. Readers will detect the huge variety of languages, political platforms, racial make-up, old forte, and cultural choices that form the Caribbean. A chronology, word list, and pictures improve the text.

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