Working Slavery, Pricing Freedom: The Caribbean and the Atlantic World (Paperback)Verene Shepherd (editor)
Paperback 400 Pages / Published: 20/06/2002
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A collection of essays which spans the fields of Caribbean and Atlantic World slavery, history and historiography, human and physical geography, archaeology and cultural studies. Leading scholars of slavery and post-slavery societies, bring their research into a global, cross-cultural focus. This Pan-Caribbean, multi-theme volume should be of interest to students on courses in Caribbean and Atlantic World History. The essays examine economic activity, labour history, domestic slavery, labour resistance and rebellion from the 17th to the 20th-century, and include essays on emancipation and wider diasporic issues.
Publisher: James Currey
Number of pages: 400
Weight: 520 g
Dimensions: 228 x 152 mm
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