Bitter rehearsal : British and American planning for a post-war West Indies / Charlie Whitham.

Author
Whitham, Charlie [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2002.
Description
xxxvi, 224 pages : 1 map ; 24 cm.

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Series
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. [201]-213) and index.
Contents
  • Broken show window: the West Indian risings and their aftermath, 1938-1940
  • Securing the Caribbean: the establishment of United States bases in the British West Indies, September 1940-March 1941
  • Beyond security: the forming of the Anglo-American Caribbean commission, April 1941-March 1942
  • With bread or bullets: the Caribbean food crisis, the maintenance of order, and the sugar question, March-December 1942
  • The search for principles: the London conversations, December 1942
  • Unfinished business: divergent paths and broken promises, January 1943-March 1944
  • The birth of a program: the first West Indian conference, March-October 1944
  • Under the microscope: the Barbados recommendations and American economic foreign policy, July 1944-January 1945
  • Standoff: imperial policy and the joint statement, January-July 1945
  • A bitter rehearsal? Epilogue and conclusions.
ISBN
  • 0275974871 ((alk. paper))
  • 9780275974879 ((alk. paper))
LCCN
2002070909
OCLC
49726374
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