Due South Or Cuba Past And Present
Excerpt from Due South: Or Cuba Past and Present The public favor accorded to a late volume by the author of these pages, entitled "Due West; or Round the World in Ten Months," has suggested both the publication and the title of the volume in hand, which consists of notes of a voyage to the tropics, and a sojourn in Cuba during the last winter. The endeavor has been to present a comprehensive view of the island, past and present, and to depict the political and moral darkness which have so long enshrouded it.
About five years ago, the Author, having then just returned from circumnavigating the globe, was induced to record his experiences of the long journey, which were published in a volume entitled "Due West; or, Round the World in Ten Months." The public favor accorded to this work led, a couple of years later, to the issuing of a second volume of travels, upon the Author's return from the West Indies, entitled "Due South; or, Cuba, Past and Present.
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Due South or Cuba Past and Present" from Maturin Murray Ballou. Writer and publisher in 19th-century Boston (1820-1895).
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Due South or Cuba Past and Present: Paperback: Hardpress Publishing: 9781318971893: 23 Jun 2016
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