Rupert Gray: A Tale in Black and White (Caribbean Heritage)

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Byerman has aptly termed “the aesthetics of anger:” All three works, [A Small Place. The four main groups probed are Cuban exiles, Haitian exiles, resident whites and African Americans. As long as government leaders supported US interests, things went well with business as usual. There is a third and final challenge that Pope Francis will confront in Latin America, and this may be the most daunting of all: the newest wave of social and cultural change that is occurring across the region, particularly in urban areas.

Pages: 171

Publisher: University of the West Indies Press (September 5, 2000)

ISBN: 9766401829

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