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Strachan, Ian Gregory

Paradise and Plantation

Tourism and Culture in the Anglophone Caribbean Ian Gregory Strachan

"It is hard to ignore the hotels. They rise like mammoths of iron and concrete above the homes, the office buildings, the trees of New Providence, island of my birth." So begins Ian Strachan’s history of the idea of the Caribbean as paradise. The modern image of the Bahamas as a carefree tourist... More