A Pre-Emancipation History of the West Indies by Helen Dookhan, Isaac Dookham


A Pre-Emancipation History of the West Indies by Helen Dookhan, Isaac Dookham

This study has been divided into seven parts for convenience of treatment and to highlight the main trends in West Indian history. They are: * Discovery and Rivalry * The Plantation System * Slavery * The Apprenticeship System * Colonial Government * The Religious Denominations * The Mercantile System

About the Author

Isaac Dookhan arrived at the University of the Virgin Islands in 1970 from his native Guyana. Dookhan held the position of professor of history and historian-writer in residence until his passing in 1990.

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160 pages


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Publication date

11th April 1988



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