Liberties Lost The Indigenous Caribbean and Slave Systems by Professor Hilary McD. Beckles, Verene A. Shepherd
  

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Liberties Lost The Indigenous Caribbean and Slave Systems by Professor Hilary McD. Beckles, Verene A. Shepherd

Written by two of the Caribbean's leading historians, Liberties Lost is an essential book for students engaged in following courses on the history of the Caribbean. It will also be of interest to general readers seeking information on the history of the region. Starting with indigenous societies, Liberties Lost covers Europe's Caribbean project, European settlement and rivalry, the Transatlantic trade in enslaved Africans; sugar and slavery; African culture and community life; revolt and resistance and, finally, Caribbean emancipation.

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Paperback
248 pages
Interest Age: From 14

Author

Professor Hilary McD. Beckles, Verene A. Shepherd
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Publisher

Cambridge University Press

Publication date

18th November 2004

ISBN

9780521435444


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