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Skating on the Edge: A Memoir and Journey through a

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Lying between southeastern North America and northern South America, they may be divided into the following groups: the Greater Antilles, including Cuba, Jamaica, Hispaniola ( Haiti and the Dominican Republic ), and Puerto Rico; the Lesser Antilles, including the Virgin Islands, Windward Islands, Leeward Islands, Barbados, and the islands in the southern Caribbean Sea north of Venezuela (generally considered to include Trinidad and Tobago ); and the Bahamas.

Pages: 138

Publisher: BookSurge Publishing (October 2, 2006)

ISBN: 1419649027

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