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The Imagined Island

History, Identity, and Utopia in Hispaniola (Latin America in Translation/en Traduccion/em Traducao)

by Pedro L. San Miguel

  • 121 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by The University of North Carolina Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • History: World,
  • Historiography,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • Dominican Republic,
  • Intellectuals,
  • Caribbean & West Indies - General,
  • Hispaniola; Haiti; Dominican Republic; Jean Price-Mars; Juan Bosch; national identity; post-colonialism; nationalism; Anti-haitianism; Joaquin Balaguer; Manuel A. Pena Batlle; Pedro Francisco Bono; Antonio Sanchez Valverde,
  • History / Caribbean & West Indies,
  • Attitudes,
  • Politics and literature,
  • Public opinion

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7972997M
    ISBN 100807856274
    ISBN 109780807856277

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