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Unformatted text preview: U.S. Guarantees victory Hay-Bunau-Varilla Treaty 10 million dollars 10 mile strip Right of intervention U.S. builds canal (1904-1914) Summary: United States Domination of the Caribbean 1. Establish and sustain friendly governments (dictators/elites) Diplomacy Financial control of finances Military intervention Problem: stability is elusive as U.S. has to continually intervene to support friendly governments 2. Prevent any other great power presence in Caribbean...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course HST 252 taught by Professor Palermo during the Spring '08 term at University of Dayton.
- Spring '08