By Christopher Hull

An research of Cuba's heritage from a British diplomatic point of view in the course of the interval folks political and financial domination, from 1898 to 1964. It investigates how Britain tried to guard its alternate and different pursuits within the island, when continuously delicate to the reactions of its most vital best friend, the United States.

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