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The Loss of El Dorado: A Colonial History

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Focuses on the two widely separated historical situations--ill-fated attempts to exploit the island nation of Trinidad by the Spanish in the sixteenth century and the British in the eighteenth century--that called worldwide attention to the obscure island of Trinidad. Reprint. 12,500 first printing.

About the Author

V. S. Naipaul was born in Trinidad in 1932. He went to England on a scholarship in 1950. After four years at Oxford he began to write, and since then he has followed no other profession. He is the author of more than twenty books of fiction and nonfiction and the recipient of numerous honors, including the Nobel Prize in 2001, the Booker Prize in 1971, and a knighthood for services to literature in 1990. He lives in Wiltshire, England.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307789334
Subtitle:
A Colonial History
Publisher:
Vintage Books
Author:
Naipaul, Vidiadhar Surajprasad
Subject:
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Publication Date:
20030408
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
400

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History and Social Science » World History » Caribbean
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