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Considered by many to be the jewel of the Caribbean, Cuba boasts a vibrant history. Combining both the beauty of white-sand beaches and the majesty of mountain ranges, this island nation is also home to an attractive architectural palette that reflects the cultural impact of Carib Indian, African, and Spanish influences. Cuba's fascinating heritage is captured here in vintage photographs and postcards. From natural landscapes to bustling city scenes, these views document Cuba's proud character and the daily life of the people who have made their home on this beautiful island.
ISBN: 9780738502120
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
State: Florida
Series: Images of America
Images: 200
Pages: 128
Dimensions: 6.5 (w) x 9.25 (h)
Author Alejandro M. de Quesada has combined images and both English- and Spanish-language captions to take a nostalgic look back at the years from 1898 to 1950, Cuba's first few decades as an independent nation.
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