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Author Shaw, Jenny, 1977-

Title Everyday life in the early English Caribbean : Irish, Africans, and the construction of difference / Jenny Shaw.

Publication Info. Athens : University of Georgia Press, [2013]
2013

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (280 pages) : illustrations, maps.
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Series Early American places
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents "An heathen brutish, and an uncertaine and dangerous kind of people" : figuring difference in the early English Atlantic -- "An exact account of the number of persons upon the island" : enumeration, improvement, and control -- "To live in perpetuall noise and hurry" : creating communities on Caribbean plantations -- "Doing their prayers and worshipping god in their hearts" : ritual, practice, and keeping the faith -- "Endeavouring to raise mutinie and sedition" : the challenge to English -- Domination -- "As quietly and happily as the English subjects" : property, prosperity, and the power of emulation.
Note Description based on print version record.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Irish -- West Indies, British -- History -- 17th century.
Irish -- West Indies, British -- Ethnic identity.
Catholics -- West Indies, British -- History -- 17th century.
Slavery -- West Indies, British -- History -- 17th century.
West Indies, British -- History -- 17th century.
West Indies, British -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 17th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Shaw, Jenny. Everyday life in the early English Caribbean : Irish, Africans, and the construction of difference. Athens : The University of Georgia Press, [2013] xvm 259 pages Early American places 9780820345055 (DLC) 2013012009
ISBN 9780820345055 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0820345059 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780820346625 (paperback : alk. paper)
0820346624 (paperback: alk. paper)
9780820346342 (e-book)

 
    
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