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Caribbean basins

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Published by Elsevier in Amsterdam, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Caribbean Area.
    • Subjects:
    • Sedimentary basins -- Caribbean Area.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by P. Mann.
      SeriesSedimentary basins of the world ;, 4
      ContributionsMann, Paul, 1956-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE615.5.C27 C37 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxiv, 699 p. :
      Number of Pages699
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6886250M
      ISBN 100444826491
      LC Control Number00501859

      In September , the Caribbean Basin was ravaged by two massive Category 5 hurricanes, first Irma, and then, only two weeks later, the even larger Maria. Two and a half years later, all but the most. The Caribbean Basin is contained roughly between latitudes 10 to 27°N and longitudes 57 to 87°W. The basin which derives its name from the word “Carib”, name of one of the ancestral Indian groups of the region, is an archipelago curving 4, km from Florida in the north to Venezuela in the south (Figure 1).Author: Lawrence C. Nkemdirim.

        If someone asked about a "Caribbean Basin" 20 years ago, you might have referred him to a geographer or to a West Indian plumber. When President Ronald Reagan announced his Caribbean Basin Initiative on Febru , however, all the questions concerned the initiative. Apparently, everyone now knows where the Caribbean Basin is; indeed, there is a growing impression that we Cited by: The West Indies is a region of the North Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean that includes the island countries and surrounding waters of three major archipelagos: the Greater Antilles, the Lesser Antilles, and the Lucayan Archipelago. The region includes all the islands in or bordering the Caribbean Sea.

      Part B: Jurassic-Recent Basins of the Northern Caribbean, The Gulf of Mexico, and Mexico Related to Rifting Between North and South America. Part C: Cenozoic Basins of the Northern Caribbean Related to Arc, Collisional and Strike-Slip Activity. Part D: Cenozoic Basins of the Eastern Caribbean and Lesser Antilles Arc System.   Table of Contents. Preface. Introduction: The Politics of the U.S.—Caribbean Basin Sugar Trade by Scott B. MacDonald and Georges A. Fauriol. Bittersweet: U.S. Sugar Import Quotas and the Caribbean Basin by Anthony R. Hemstad. The View from Latin America and the Caribbean by José Antonio Cerro. Cuba's Sugar Economy: Recent Performance and Challenges for the s by José F. Pages:


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