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The First Black Slave Society

Britain's Barbarity Time in Barbados, 1636-1876

The First Black Slave Society( )
Author: Beckles, Hilary McD
Publication Date:Sep 2016
Publisher:University of the West Indies Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $55.00
Book Description:

?Barbados, the beautiful Caribbean island known for its social amiability and political civility, was the site of the first ?black slave society? ? the most systemically violent, brutal and racially inhumane society of modernity. . . . The society has a distinct social character and cultural identity that are rooted in its slavery past. Public perceptions of the nation remain linked to the legacies of slavery. Once described by an economist as closest in the Caribbean to a model of the...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Slavery
History / Europe / Great Britain / General
Social Science / Ethnic Studies / African American Studies
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.24 x 22.86 x 2.032 cm
Book Weight:0.48 Kilograms

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