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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)by Thomas C. Holt
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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.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -497) and index.
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