by Isaac Saney - £18.99 Fernwood Publishing (2004)
paperback ISBN 13: 9781842773635 | ISBN 10: 1842773631
This accessible, up-to-date and comprehensive introduction to Cuba provides both students and general readers with a sense of the changes - and continuities - in Cuba through the 1990s. Its surveys Cuba's history and the revolutionary path, focusing on the crisis the country faced following the collapse of the Soviet Union and the end of its support to Cuba. Isaac Saney describes the economic crash, new policies and subsequent recovery during the 'Special Period'. He also addresses the renewed pressures on the country as a result of the deterioration in U.S.-Cuban relations following the election of George W.Bush, September 11th and the war on Iraq.
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