Issue 3
(Autumn 1992)

In this Issue:

Peter Minshall. Photo by Maria Espeus

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Peter Minshall

Lord of the Dance: Peter Minshall

'Masman' Peter Minshall took the revolutionary techniques of his Trinidad Carnival bands to the opening of the Olympics
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Photograph by Eden Shand

Global Warming and the Caribbean

The Caribbean made a strong contribution to the earth Summit in Brazil; but only time will tell what the results will be.
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Photograph by Allsport/ Johnnie Walker

Cream of the Crop: Golf in the Caribbean

Former West Indies test captain Sir Garry Sobers on the Johnnie Walker World Championship in Jamaica next December, and how Caribbean golf is shaping
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Photograph by Martin Charles

Saving Old Havana

The historic Spanish centre of Havana is being restored to its former splendour
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Pelican Island

First Stop Antigua

New direct flights from London to Antigua put the spotlight on one of the Caribbean's most popular destinations
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Cristóbal Colón, a portrait by R. Puiggari in De Lorques' biography

Quixote With a Cutlass: Re-examining Christopher Columbus

Stephen Knox, Marina Salandy-Brown and Cristina Fagg examines the record of the man whose arrival in the Caribbean five centuries ago holds the world's attention in October
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The People Before Columbus

Kim Johnson goes in search of the people who lived in the Caribbean before Columbus' caravels sailed over the eastern horizon
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Photograph by Harold Prieto

Let’s Go Horse Racing

There's more here than watersports and beach games. Marlon Miller discovers how horse racing, the sport of kings, has taken hold in the Caribbean
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Photograph by Barbara Martin

Caribbean Flowers for Sale

Exotic Caribbean flowers are turning out to be a thriving export business
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Betty Kissoon-Singh

Doctor Betty in the Kitchen

'Betty K' has made the transition from successful medic to best-selling author
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The steel pan. Photograph courtesy Pan Jazz Secretariat

A Season of Steel Pan

Two big events in the steelband world take place this fall
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Caribbean Bookshelf (Autumn 1992)

A round-up of recent books about the Caribbean
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