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Title Battleship Vieques : Puerto Rico from World War II to the Korean War / César J. Ayala and José L. Bolívar.
Author Ayala, César J.
Publication Princeton : Markus Wiener Publishers, [2011]
Copyright date ©2011
Description vii, 220 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Call # 972.959 A
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Militarism in Vieques in an epoch of decolonization -- The German naval blockade and the war economy -- Vieques : from frontier to plantation society -- Expropriations and evictions -- Interlude -- Cold War and return of the Navy, 1947-1948 -- Colonial segregation -- Involution, 1950-1953 -- Epilogue: Long-term effects.
Subject United States. Navy -- History -- 20th century.
Militarism -- Puerto Rico -- Vieques Island -- History -- 20th century.
Civil-military relations -- Puerto Rico -- Vieques Island -- History -- 20th century.
Decolonization -- Puerto Rico -- Vieques Island -- History -- 20th century.
Protest movements -- Puerto Rico -- Vieques Island -- History -- 20th century.
Social change -- Puerto Rico -- Vieques Island -- History -- 20th century.
Vieques Island (P.R.) -- History, Naval -- 20th century.
Vieques Island (P.R.) -- History -- 20th century.
Vieques Island (P.R.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Vieques Island (P.R.) -- Economic conditions -- 20th century.
Addl. Author Bolívar, José L.
ISBN 9781558765375 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1558765379 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781558765382 (pbk. : alk. paper) :
1558765387 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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