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The Problem of Freedom: Race, Labor, and Politics in Jamaica and Britain, 1832-1938 (Johns Hopkins Studies in Atlantic History & Culture)

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A spirited and absorbing history of emancipation, oppression, and rebellion in the British empire. — C. Vann Woodward.

Holt greatly extends and deepens our understanding of the emancipation experience when, for just over a century, the people of Jamaica struggled to achieve their own vision of freedom and autonomy against powerful conservative forces. — David Barry Gaspar.

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"Holt greatly extends and deepens our understanding of the emancipation experience when, for just over a century, the people of Jamaica struggled to achieve their own vision of freedom and autonomy against powerful conservative forces." — David Barry Gaspar.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. [479]-497) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780801842917
Author:
Holt, Thomas C.
Publisher:
Johns Hopkins University Press
Location:
Baltimore :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Great britain
Subject:
History
Subject:
History & Theory
Subject:
Government and political science
Subject:
Slavery
Subject:
Capitalism
Subject:
Race relations
Subject:
Jamaica
Subject:
Peasantry
Subject:
Indigenous peoples
Subject:
Plantations
Subject:
Great Britain Colonies History.
Subject:
Jamaica Race relations History.
Subject:
Latin America - General
Subject:
Slavery -- Jamaica -- History.
Subject:
Plantations -- Jamaica -- History.
Subject:
World History-Latin America
Series:
Johns Hopkins Studies in Atlantic History & Culture
Series Volume:
9300
Publication Date:
19911131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
552
Dimensions:
8.98x5.97x1.32 in. 1.56 lbs.

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History and Social Science » Europe » Great Britain » General History
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