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Author Craig, William (Journalist)
Title Yankee come home : on the road from San Juan Hill to Guantánamo / William Craig.
Published New York, N.Y. : Walker & Co. ; [London : Bloomsbury [distributor]], 2012.
Book Cover

 Floor2  F1765.3 .C73 2012    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st U.S. ed.
Description 437 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [409]-422) and index.
Contents False flags -- Santiago de Cuba : a rebel yesterday -- The revolutionary virgin -- El Morro I : tossing out the first ball -- El Morro II : El Squeeze Play -- El Morro III : the pitchout -- Wars of the spirit -- Charging (halfway) up San Juan Hill -- Havana : dismembering the Maine -- David swims to Gitmo -- El hombre llega = The man is here -- Unknown soldiers -- Getting Guantánamo -- Moving in imperial circles.
Summary "The Spanish-American War ended over a century ago, but its effects are with us still. In Yankee Come Home, William Craig travels through Cuba, the birthplace of American imperialism, to find out why our republican ideals died in the glory of San Juan Hill, and to reveal Guantánamo, the corner of Cuba we've never left."
Subject Cuba -- Description and travel.
Spanish-American War, 1898 -- Campaigns -- Cuba.
United States -- Relations -- Spain.
Spain -- Relations -- United States.
Related To Online version: Craig, William, journalist. Yankee come home. 1st U.S. ed. New York, N.Y. : Walker & Co. ; London : Bloomsbury [distributor], 2012 9780802777928 (OCoLC)808127032
ISBN 080271093X
OCLC number 793213559