Through the conceptual lens of "other diplomacies," which emphasizes interactions among non-state actors, the contributors challenge the conventional wisdom regarding the actions of diplomats, politicians, journalists, spies, and émigrés. Featuring both Cuban and Canadian contributors, the volume offers a diverse range of research methodologies including ethnography, archival work, and policy analysis to encourage critical examination about the problems, possibilities, and promise of the longstanding relationship between Canada and Cuba. All decades of the post-1959 relationship – from the dramatic early years during which the diplomatic and political relationship was negotiated through to contemporary education exchanges and the gradual formation of Cuban-Canadian diasporas, are critically reappraised.
Other Diplomacies, Other Tiesis a nuanced and unique volume that crucially gives voice to Cuban scholars' perspectives on the Canada-Cuba relationship.
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SMUGGLER'S MOON by Cynthia Wright - England, 1798 - When Julia Faircloth switches places with her shy sister at the altar to save her from the marriage bed of wicked Lord Sebastian Trevarre, she doesn't dream that they'll be living on a neglected but enchanting estate in Cornwall or what risks her husband might take to restore his fortune...
VIOLET by Lauren Royal - England, 1673 - Violet Ashcroft isn't planning to marry—she'd rather spend her time improving her mind than risking her tender heart. That is, until a handsome viscount named Ford Chase moves into the neighborhood...
AZALEA by Brenda Hiatt - England, 1815 - Immediately after an arranged marriage, Azalea's new husband is lost at sea. On arriving in England six years later, Azalea learns that her husband is alive but has no memory of her or their marriage. Worse, he is betrothed! Can Azalea make him remember the truth before he breaks her heart again?
DANGER'S KISS by Glynnis Campbell - Canterbury, England, 1250 - A beautiful thief can squirm out of trouble with a wink and a smile, until she meets the most feared lawman in the shire, who can't decide whether to kiss her or kill her.
TO SEDUCE A SCOUNDREL by Darcy Burke - England, 1818 - When debutante Lady Philippa finds herself in a potentially compromising situation, she’s “rescued” by England’s most notorious scoundrel, Lord Ambrose Sevrin. Despite his scandalous past, Ambrose vows to preserve Philippa's reputation, but instead launches them both on a path to public and personal ruin.
Book 1 of her Highland Brides series
Scotland, 1124: When Iain MacKinnon's young son is stolen by the English, he captures the daughter of his enemy to bargain for his son's return. But even as Page blames the chieftain for welching on a contract with her father, she suspects the truth...
THE BEAUTY BRIDE by Claire Delacroix
Book 1 of her Jewels of Kinfairlie series
Scotland, 1421: Madeline flees her arranged marriage to the notorious outlaw Rhys FitzHenry, never expecting the taciturn warrior to pursue her and defend her—much less steal her heart away. When Rhys’ past threatens his future, will Madeline and her newfound love be enough to save him?
ROGUE’S HONOR by Brenda Hiatt
Book 1 of her Saint of Seven Dials series
London, 1816: A duke's daughter in disguise is rescued by legendary Regency Robin Hood, the Saint of Seven Dials. Love is the last thing either needs, but when was love ever wise?
THE VISCOUNT’S CHRISTMAS TEMPTATION by Erica Ridley
Book 1 of her Dukes of War series
London, 1815: Certain individuals might consider Lady Amelia Pembroke a managing sort of female, but truly, most people would be lost without her help. Why, the latest on-dit is that rakish Viscount Sheffield is canceling the fête of the year because he hasn't time for silly soirees. He doesn't need time—he needs her!
LOST IN TEMPTATION by Lauren Royal
Book 1 of her Chase Family Series: The Regency series
England, 1815: Lady Alexandra Chase has always done what was expected of her. But when the man she's loved since her girlhood returns from a long spell abroad, she quite suddenly finds herself hoping the fine lord her brother has picked for her won't propose…
SILVER STORM by Cynthia Wright
Book 1 of her Rakes & Rebels: The Raveneau Family series
Connecticut & Virginia, 1781: Untamable privateer Captain André Raveneau saves Devon Lindsay when the British burn her town. He reluctantly agrees to deliver her to her fiancé, but doesn't count on falling in love with the spirited minx himself...
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