Base Colonies in the Western Hemisphere, 1940–1967

  • Authors
  • Steven High

Part of the Studies of the Americas book series (STAM)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Steven High
    Pages 1-16
  3. Steven High
    Pages 67-92
  4. Steven High
    Pages 117-135
  5. Steven High
    Pages 175-198
  6. Steven High
    Pages 199-204
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 205-299

About this book


This book examines the social, economic and political aftermath of the famous Anglo-American 'destroyers-for-bases' deal of 2nd September 1940 that saw fifty obsolete U.S. destroyers exchanged for 'base colonies' in Trinidad, Bermuda, Newfoundland and the Bahamas.


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