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The Sea is History: Bibliography: Getting Started

An Brief Bibliography of Key Sources on Caribbean Sea Migration, 1960-2009

The Sea is History - Bibliography


Where are your monuments, your battles, martyrs?
Where is your tribal memory? Sirs,
in that gray vault. The sea. The sea
has locked them up. The sea is History.

                        Derek Walcott, 1979

This bibliography is divided into three sections: 1. Cuba, 2. The Dominican Republic, 3. Haiti.

The bibliographies are intended to be SHORT and PARTIAL in order to provide a quick starting point for those who would like to learn more.

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