Security was the primary concern of colonial empire in the Americas, and nowhere was this more evident than in the walled port city of colonial Havana. Looking within, through, and beyond the colonial processes responsible for Havana's walls, Beyond the Walled City explores the complex history of Havana's relationship to colonial empire. The city walls, built in the early seventeenth century, defended Havana from pirates ... Read more
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