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view of the past and present state of the island of Jamaica

J. Stewart

view of the past and present state of the island of Jamaica

with remarks on the moral and physical condition of the slaves, and on the abolition of slavery in the colonies.

by J. Stewart

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Published by Oliver & Boyd in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Jamaica.,
  • Jamaica
    • Subjects:
    • Slavery -- Jamaica.,
    • Natural history -- Jamaica.,
    • Jamaica.,
    • Jamaica -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy J. Stewart.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1871 .S86
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 1 l., 363, [1] p.
      Number of Pages363
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6916079M
      LC Control Number02011578
      OCLC/WorldCa5971397

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      A Letter to the Marquis of Normandy relative to the Present State of Jamaica Sligo,Marquis A Voyage to the Islands of Madera, Barbados, Nieves, St Christophers and Jamaica (2 vols) Sloane, Hans (London,) View of the Past & Present State of the .   The Constitution reflects the country’s independence as a nation state and, to this day, remains the cornerstone of the island’s legal systems and institutions. The Constitution took effect on August 6, when Jamaica gained political independence from Britain, after more than years of British colonial rule.

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A view of the past and present state of the island of Jamaica; with remarks on the moral and physical condition of the slaves, and on the abolition of slavery in the colonies. Author: J Stewart.

A View of the Past and Present State of the Island of Jamaica: With Remarks on the Moral and by John Stewart.

"A view of the past and present state of the island of Jamaica " THE WHITE INHABITANTS. The white inhabitants of Jamaica consist of Creoles, or natives of the country, and Europeans.

There may be about three of the former to two of the latter. Formerly there was a marked difference in the habits, manners, and mode of life of those two classes.

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