Further background on Cuban annexationism
is necessary here, as Juanita complexly engages with historically specific debates on the issue, debates that roared from the antebellum period of the novel's composition to the postbellum period of its publication.
(45.) These liberal nationalist tendencies extended from the moderate annexationism
of the Berlin Progressive daily, the Vossische Zeitung, to the rabid Pan-Germanism of Neumann's Unabhangige Nationalcorrespondenz; see Oehlke, 100 Jahre Breslauer Zeitung, 307-08 in NL Gothein, BAK: N 1006 #16.
Regarding this particular dialectic between exclusivist Israeli annexationism
and the widening basis for Palestinian mobilization, see also Tamari (fn.