"The exotic subject matter and the expertise of the contributors recommend the book for classroom use in both American and Latin American history."
—Civil War History
"Southerners especially will enjoy reading about the experiences of their ancestors in a country the Confederados found strangely similar yet exotically different."
—Journal of Southern History
About the Author
Cyrus B. Dawsey is Professor of Geography and Director of the Institute for Latin American Studies at Auburn University. James M. Dawsey is Dean of the Faculty at Emory and Henry College. Michael L. Conniff is Professor and Director of Latin American and Caribbean Studies at the University of South Florida.