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A History of the West Indies

Thomas Coke

A History of the West Indies

Containing the Natural, Civil and Ecclesiastical History of Each Island (Cass Library of West Indian Studies, 21)

by Thomas Coke

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of other lands,
  • History - General History,
  • History,
  • History: World,
  • West Indies,
  • Caribbean & West Indies - General,
  • History / General,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages1472
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7799593M
    ISBN 100714619337
    ISBN 109780714619330

    About this Item: John Stockdale, London, 1/2 Calf and Boards. Condition: Good. Edwards (illustrator). 3rd Edition Revised. this is the revised and expanded 3rd edition of the edition of the Civil, Commercial History of the British colonies in the West Indies, this is 2 volumes, volumes 1 and 3, of the 3 volume set, lacking volume 2, however, these volumes are complete with all the. Sugar and Slavery: An Economic History of the British West Indies, Richard B. Sheridan, Richard Sheridan Snippet view - Common terms and phrases.

      The Natural and Moral History of the Indies, by Father Joseph de Acosta DOI link for The Natural and Moral History of the Indies, by Father Joseph de Acosta Reprinted from the English Translated Edition of Edward Grimeston, Volume I: The Natural History (Books I, II, III and IV). An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio. An illustration of a " floppy disk. Software. An illustration of two photographs. The natural & moral history of the Indies Item Preview remove-circle.

    A number of similar book have since appeared, extending the survey of Caribbean post-independence society to the present; however, few have equalled, much less surpassed The Growth of the Modern West Indies in its clever combination of political biography and social history or in the sheer brilliance of Lewis s intellectual and in-depth analysis. Why not have a look at the documentary “Fire in Babylon”, a fantastic history of the s cricket scene and the West Indies breakthrough with fast bowling, also C.L.R. James “Beyond the Boundary” is a great book about cricket and Marxism!


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This book offered so many fascinating insights into European and colonial history, the slave trade, the way nation states wage war, race relations--topics that are as relevant today as they have been over the last four hundred years. In the small stage of the West Indies you can see them all played by:   This book offered so many fascinating insights into European and colonial history, the slave trade, the way nation states wage war, race relations--topics that are as relevant today as they have been over the last four hundred years.

In the small stage of the West Indies you can see them all played out/5(3). Hardcover, pages. Published January 1st by St. Martin's Press (first published ) More Details Original Title.

A Short History of the West Indies. ISBN. (ISBN ) Edition Language. English/5(3). Two West Indian historians, C. James with Black Jacobins and Eric Williams with Capitalism and Slavery pioneered the writing of Caribbean history from a Caribbean point of view and opened new perspectives that compelled European historians to revise some of their historical judgments.

A history of the West Indies containing the natural, civil, and ecclesiastical history of each island; with an account of the missions instituted in those islands, from the commencement of their civilization, but more especially of the missions which have been established in that archipelago by the society late in connexion with the Rev.

John Wesley. A History of the West Indies: Containing the Natural, Civil, and Item Preview Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

Notes. Vols. have imprint: London, Printed for the author, Discover the best Jamaica Caribbean & West Indies History in Best Sellers.

Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers. This book is great for researchers into Caribbean History, the Slave Trade- Triangle Trade, Navigators,Sugar/ The Sugar Estates History, Health - Diabetes and for linguist who are studying the Patios derived from Portuguese, Spanish, Dutch, French and by: Try the new Google Books.

Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Try it now. No thanks. Try the new Google Books Get print book. No eBook available A post-emancipation history of the West Indies. Isaac Dookhan. Collins, - History.

Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of the Month Caribbean History of o results for Books: History: Americas: Caribbean & West Indies. Great reading for an introduction to the history of the West Indies. This was the seminal text used in schools for decades.

There are more texts now, but this book made a great contribution. flag Like /5. It was a popular book that was reprinted a number of times and translated into other languages. What information does The History, Civil and Commercial, of the West Indies contain about different Caribbean societies during this period.

Despite the title of the book, it also covered topics that go beyond what we normally think of as ‘history’. He was the author of The West India Common Place book and An Account of the Black Charaibs in the Island of St.

Vincent's £6, FOWLER John A Summary Account of the Present Flourishing state of the Respectable Colony of Tobago - in the British West Indies. Paperback, pages. Published December 15th by Macmillan Caribbean (first published January 1st ) More Details Original Title.

A Short History of the West Indies. ISBN. X (ISBN ) Edition Language. English/5(2). It is a History Nonfiction, but it does not read like the diplomatic dry and sometimes difficult tone of some History text. It is a comfortable read, the definitions and explanations are si It is probably the most concise discussion that I have read on the West Indies, from European exploration to the end of slavery.4/5.

West Indies History West Indies The archipelago, sometimes called the Antilles, is divided into three groups: the Bahamas ; the Greater Antilles (Cuba, Jamaica, Haiti, the Dominican Republic, and Puerto Rico); and the Lesser Antilles (Leeward Islands, Windward Islands, Trinidad and Tobago, Barbados) and the islands off the northern.

A History of the West Indies: Containing the Natural, Civil, and Ecclesiastical History of Each Island; with an Account of the Missions Instituted in Those Islands, from the Commencement of Their. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Garcia, A., historian.

History of the West Indies. London, G.G. Harrap [] (OCoLC) Longman Caribbean, - West Indies - pages 0 Reviews This book is intended to meet the requirements of three G.C.E 'O' level syllabuses in West Indian history. From inside the book.

A number of similar book have since appeared, extending the survey of Caribbean post-independence society to the present; however, few have equalled, much less surpassed The Growth of the Modern West Indies in its clever combination of political biography and social history or in the sheer brilliance of Lewis's intellectual and in-depth analysis.

A Short Account of the Destruction of the Indies (Spanish: Brevísima relación de la destrucción de las Indias) is an account written by the Spanish Dominican friar Bartolomé de las Casas in (published in ) about the mistreatment of and atrocities committed against the indigenous peoples of the Americas in colonial times and sent to then Prince Philip II of Spain.West Indies or West India was the namesake of several companies of the 17th and 18th centuries, including the Danish West India Company, the Dutch West India Company, the French West India Company, and the Swedish West India Company.

West Indian is the official term used by the U.S. government to refer to people of the West g code: Multiple.Books shelved as west-indies: Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys, Voyager by Diana Gabaldon, A Brief History of Seven Killings by Marlon James, Lucy by Jamai.