Intervention, Revolution, and Politics in Cuba, 1913-1921

This excellent study of American policy toward Cuba deals with the changes in that policy, particularly the interpretation of the Platt Amendment, from 1913 to 1921.
Journal of Political and Military Sociology

Perez views the various economic, political and diplomatic methods used by the United States government to exert hegemony over Cuba from 1913-1921. He also examines the political turmoil and collapse of the traditional Cuban party structure, as candidates were forced to forge alliances with the U.S.

216 Pages, 6 x 9 in.

January, 1979

isbn : 9780822984719

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Louis A. Pérez Jr.

Louis A. Perez Jr. is J. Carlyle Sitterson Professor of History at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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Louis A. Pérez Jr.