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To Cuba And Back
During the mid 19th century, the US Senate entertained a bill to expand South and annex Cuba, to become not only a Caribbean empire but the greatest slaveholding nation in history. Published in 1860, this work details the despotic civil government, compulsory religion uniformity, and slavery.
Paperback, 320 pages
Published August 14th 2007 by 1500 Books LLC
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