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Delicious Caribbean Cuisine By R. D. Dalen
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Food plays a central role in family life and traditions in the islands. Cooks spend days preparing menu offerings for holidays, festivals, and special family gatherings. The cuisine of the Caribbean... More > is a cultural patchwork quilt representing the bounty of the islands' lush tropical vegetation, combined with the one or more diverse groups of people that have lived there, including the original Carib and Arawak Indians, followed by the Spanish, British, French, and Dutch settlers, as well as Africans, who have had a profound influence on the food and cultural traditions of the islands. Later followed Indian and Chinese settlers, and travelers from the United States. As a result, Caribean cuisine is diverse and delicious-- no matter which variety or island specialty one tries. The best Pina Coladss in the world and great for outside parties! Try these recipes!!  < Less
The French Revolution in San Domingo By T Lothrop Stoddard
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The shocking true story of the race war in the French colony of San Domingo, now called Haiti, which raged from 1789 to 1805. During this time, 450,000 Negro slaves, 39,000 whites and 27,500... More > mixed-race persons slugged it out in a bloodthirsty conflict which ended with the complete extermination of every white person on the Caribbean island—and created the state of Haiti. The lessons contained in this book—on the ills of slavery, the incompatibility of the races, and the dangers of liberal ideology—are more valid today than ever before.< Less
The French Revolution in San Domingo By T Lothrop Stoddard
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The shocking true story of the race war in the French colony of San Domingo, now called Haiti, which raged from 1789 to 1805. During this time, 450,000 Negro slaves, 39,000 whites and 27,500... More > mixed-race persons slugged it out in a bloodthirsty conflict which ended with the complete extermination of every white person on the Caribbean island—and created the state of Haiti. The lessons contained in this book—on the ills of slavery, the incompatibility of the races, and the dangers of liberal ideology—are more valid today than ever before.< Less
The French Revolution in San Domingo By T. Lothrop Stoddard
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The shocking true story of the race war in the French colony of San Domingo, now called Haiti, which raged from 1789 to 1805. During this time, 450,000 Negro slaves, 39,000 whites and 27,500... More > mixed-race persons slugged it out in a bloodthirsty conflict which ended with the complete extermination of every white person on the Caribbean island—and created the state of Haiti. The lessons contained in this book—on the ills of slavery, the incompatibility of the races, and the dangers of liberal ideology—are more valid today than ever before.< Less
The French Revolution in San Domingo By T. Lothrop Stoddard
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The shocking true story of the race war in the French colony of San Domingo, now called Haiti, which raged from 1789 to 1805. During this time, 450,000 Negro slaves, 39,000 whites and 27,500... More > mixed-race persons slugged it out in a bloodthirsty conflict which ended with the complete extermination of every white person on the Caribbean island—and created the state of Haiti. The lessons contained in this book—on the ills of slavery, the incompatibility of the races, and the dangers of liberal ideology—are more valid today than ever before.< Less
Volcanic Vengeance By Chris Menon
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From the author of the underground best seller 'Diary of a Ghost' comes another spellbinding tale. The volcanic eruption of Mont Pelée in 1902 is but a distant memory for those living on the... More > tranquil Caribbean island of Martinique. Yet the ancient spirit that for millennia has used the volcano to destroy the lives of humans has re-awoken. It is determined to wreak vengeance upon the creatures infesting its territory. Battling this malicious force is writer David Senton and his family. Their only allies are a guilt-ridden Catholic priest and the ‘Jigsaw man’, the last Caraibe Indian left alive.< Less
A Romance of the West Indies By Eugene Sue
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Joseph Marie Eugène Sue (French... More > pronunciation: ​[ø.ʒɛn sy] (20 January 1804 – 3 August 1857) was a French novelist. He was one of several authors who established the genre of the serial novel with his very popular and widely imitated Les Mystères de Paris which was published in a newspaper from 1842 to 1843.He was born in Paris, the son of a distinguished surgeon in Napoleon's army, Jean-Joseph Sue, and is said to have had the Empress Joséphine for godmother. Sue himself acted as surgeon both in the 1823 French campaign in Spain and at the Battle of Navarino (1828). Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eug%C3%A8ne_Sue< Less
PIRATES! By Alexandre O. Exquemelin
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The first and authentic Pirates Book. | Alexandre Olivier Exquemelin was a French writer, best known as the author of one of the most important sourcebooks of 17th century piracy. | His book is the... More > main source for all following pirate stories, up to »Pirates of the Caribbean«< Less
Blood and Parcels By T. Q. Bernier
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Catherine never anticipates that her marriage to Jonah Dusant would be a death blow to the Dusant business empire. Amid the heat of a brewing war between 19th-century Germany and France, her union... More > with the powerful family exposes deadly secrets. From the high court of France to the pristine shores of the U.S. Virgin Islands, Blood and Parcels crosses five generations and spans a continent to tell the story of the inescapable bonds of family and ancestral duty. It weaves a riveting tale of love, lust, daunting loss, difficult decisions, betrayal and murder.< Less
Equinox By Dave Moruzzi
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Captain Ben Bass’s attempt to compete in a high-speed, catamaran boat race offers an opportunity to explore the exciting and volatile Antilles Volcanic Arc; the island chain that developed as a... More > result of centuries of plate tectonics. The race, sponsored by a wealthy French candy maker, brings Ben, his son Grant and his friend Harriet Jacobs to Guadeloupe, and offers a host of new, leading edge, technology business opportunities. Very large, great white sharks, illicit drugs and death on the Peace River in Central Florida form the backdrop to this blue-water adventure.< Less