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Battleship Vieques

CГ©sar J. Ayala

Battleship Vieques

Puerto Rico from World War II to the Korean War

by CГ©sar J. Ayala

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Published by Markus Wiener Publishers in Princeton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Protest movements,
  • Decolonization,
  • Social change,
  • United States,
  • Economic conditions,
  • Naval History,
  • Militarism,
  • Social conditions,
  • Civil-military relations,
  • United States. Navy,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementCésar J. Ayala and José L. Bolívar
    ContributionsBolívar, José L.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1981.V5 A95 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24852542M
    ISBN 109781558765375, 9781558765382
    LC Control Number2011005532

    César J. Ayala is the author of Puerto Rico in the American Century ( avg rating, 53 ratings, 7 reviews, published ), Puerto Rico En El Siglo Ame /5(7). ~ Battleship Vieques; Book Cover (jpeg, x ) ~ Battleship Vieques; Book Cover (jpeg, x with white background) ~ Battleship Vieques; Book Cover (jpeg, x with black background).

    Books. César J. Ayala and Laird Bergad, Agrarian Puerto Rico: Reconsidering Rural Economy and Society, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, January of César J. Ayala and José Bolívar. Battleship Vieques: Puerto Rico from World War II to the Korean War (Princeton: Markus. Battleship Vieques is a well-documented overview of the history of Vieques (six miles southeast of Puerto Rico) from the Spanish colonial epoch. The book focuses on the expropriation of two-thirds of the island in the s and the creation of a major navy/marine corps bombing range and maneuver area.

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During World War II, the United States Navy acquired two-thirds of the land on the island, set up a naval base, and was Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. Battleship Vieques: Puerto Rico from World War II to the Korean War   is an instructive, useful book that deepens our understanding of the social and cultural ramifications and consequences of interaction between military and civilian populations.” — Annette Palmer.

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