Last edited by Douzahn
Friday, July 17, 2020 | History

2 edition of Jamaican plantation found in the catalog.

Jamaican plantation

Michael Craton

Jamaican plantation

the history of Worthy Park, 1670-1970 [by] Michael Craton and James Walvin.

by Michael Craton

  • 305 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by W.H. Allen in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Worthy Park, Jamaica

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 332-336.

    ContributionsWalvin, James.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 344 p. illus., maps. ;
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19544649M

    Understated elegance and exquisitely private, this is Sandals Royal Plantation - an intimate all-butler beach resort of just 74 ocean view suites tucked into a magnificent coral bluff. You can spend your days lazing by the pool with cool libations delivered right to you by a beach butler.   death registers for Jamaica vs plantation records for the 's. I doubt those Check your white pages phone book for the closest 'Church of Jesus Christ of the Later Day Saints' give them a call and find out where their closest l;ibrary is located. The LDS has microfilmed all the Ja records.

    Whereas, the attorney may be responsible for numerous plantations, the overseer was in control of only one plantation. He was a man who superintended several gangs of field laborers on a plantation. In Jamaica, the “overseer” became “obisha” by the late ’s and “busha” by the early s. Usually, the attorney started his. APA citation style: Hards, V. &. J. C. () Jamaica, particulars and conditions of sale of valuable Sugar Estate: known as "Trinity Plantation," "Roslyn Pen," "Cromwell Plantation," and Cromwell Mountain," all sutuate in the Parish of St. Mary, in the Island of Jamaica, containing together 2, acres or thereabouts: together with the centrifugal machinery, plant, fixtures, live and dead.

    It was this plantation system, then, that the surveyors, planmakers and regional cartographers of Jamaica portrayed for their planter employers. Before discussing the nature of their work, however, it is necessary to sketch in briefly the outlines of Jamaican settlement history . PLANTATION LIFE IN THE CARIBBEAN. Part 1: Jamaica, c The Taylor and Vanneck-Arcedekne Papers from Cambridge University Library and the Institute of Commonwealth Studies, University of London "Simon Taylor's letters from Jamaica form the richest correspondence I know of bearing on politics and society—black and white—in the British Atlantic world of the late eighteenth .


Share this book
You might also like
Energy in transition

Energy in transition

On Grand Trunk Road

On Grand Trunk Road

Heat wave

Heat wave

Vocational Opportunity and the Canadian Indian

Vocational Opportunity and the Canadian Indian

new dimension

new dimension

The Pacific telegraph and railway

The Pacific telegraph and railway

Rachel Carson

Rachel Carson

Federal benefits and state services

Federal benefits and state services

The jumble sale

The jumble sale

Ancestors of Ella Caroline Julie Volmar (Mrs. Harry Symon Taylor)

Ancestors of Ella Caroline Julie Volmar (Mrs. Harry Symon Taylor)

More fun from your boat

More fun from your boat

The reflective researcher

The reflective researcher

Bertram Copes year.

Bertram Copes year.

eighteen-nineties

eighteen-nineties

Guidelines for design ambient temperatures

Guidelines for design ambient temperatures

The act of incorporation, bye-laws, and catalogue of books, of the Norristown Library Company

The act of incorporation, bye-laws, and catalogue of books, of the Norristown Library Company

The stars will speak

The stars will speak

Jamaican plantation by Michael Craton Download PDF EPUB FB2

Start your review of Jamaican Plantation This is a micro-history: a detailed analysis of one sugar plantation in Jamaica -- with slaves and all that. Got about pages into it and then life intervened. I would like to pick it up again at some point/5.

A Jamaican Plantation: The History of Worthy Park, Hardcover – Large Print, J by Michael Craton (Author) › Visit Amazon's Michael Craton Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are /5(2). Worthy Park has archives covering much of its three-hundred year history.

Using these records, the authors have written the first complete history of a West Indian sugar estate. However, this is not just the story of a single Jamaican plantation and its people over three hundred years; the study Brand: University of Toronto Press.

Using these records, the authors have written the first complete history of a West Indian sugar estate. However, this is not just the story of a single Jamaican plantation and its people over three hundred years; the study reveals, in microcosm, the social and economic development of the area.

Seller Inventory # AAV   Plantation Coffee in Jamaica, –,(a Finalist in the Historical (Non Fiction) category of the Next Generation Indie Book Awards. Presented by the Independent Book Publishing Professionals Group, USA, May ) is the first comprehensive history of the Jamaican coffee industry, covering a period of rapid expansion and decline.

A Jamaican Plantation eBook quantity Add to cart eText ISPN: SKU: Category: Bestsellers Tags: Jamaican plantation book, caribbean, etextbook, General, History, west indies. Plantation Coffee in Jamaican plantation book, – is the first comprehensive history of the Jamaican coffee industry, covering a period of rapid expansion and decline.

The primary objective is to examine the structure and performance of the industry and to demonstrate the extent to which it contributed to the diversity of the Jamaican economy and society in this : The University of the West Indies Press.

The principal sources for his book are two detailed plantation inventories that lend themselves to comparative analysis.

This description is justified because while slaves in Jamaica became. A servant and former slave is accused of murdering her employer and his wife in this astonishing historical thriller that moves from a Jamaican sugar plantation to the fetid streets of Georgian London--a remarkable literary debut with echoes of Alias /5(K).

Great Houses or Plantation Houses, home of planters, or attorneys who acted for the absentee owner, were built at a time when sugar cane made Jamaica the wealthiest English colony in the West Indies.

The size of the house was a good judge of the success of the owner or the plantation. James Robertson 's map of Jamaica, published in based on a survey ofidentified sugar plantations and around 2, pens or non-sugar plantations.

Master of My Fate takes readers through the experience of living as a slave on Jamaica’s sugar plantations, detailing the rampant sexual assault, the beatings, the callous separation of Author: Elizabeth Flux.

A Jamaican plantation; the history of Worthy Park [Michael Craton; James Walvin] Book: All Authors / Contributors: Michael Craton; James Walvin. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xi. [PDF] A Jamaican Plantation eBook $ [PDF] A Jamaican Plantation eBook $ [PDF] A Jamaican Plantation eBook quantity.

Add to cart Price: $ On this Jamaican plantation, there were more slave deaths than births between and To keep sugar production going, the owners (Joseph Foster Barham I and his son Joseph Foster Barham II) acquired replacements.

The three Mesopotamia families displayed on this website were continually stunted by death. History Facts. When: Sugar and slavery both introduced by Spaniards in the 16th century, abolished in 19th century Key Facts: Mass battle of freedom from the Cameroons & other African slaves History today: Sugar is still the biggest export in Jamaica Early Jamaica.

Jamaica has a vivid and painful history, marred since European settlement by an undercurrent of violence and tyranny.

In acknowledgement of Jamaica's Fiftieth Anniversary, Editor-At-Large, Karen Mitchell has picked 10 books every Jamaican should have in their personal library.

Be sure to add your books to this list. During the year leading up to Jamaica’s 50th Independence on August 6,each week we’ll be compiling a list of things celebrating Jamaican foods, music, culture, people and more. 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. A Jamaica slave plantation Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. EMBED EMBED (for. Three Books on Jamaica: Anatomy of an Uprising Back-breaking labor, an oven-hot climate, whip-bearing overseers and a planter class eager to exploit slave labor.

Jamaica. A History of Jamaica from Its Discovery by Christopher Columbus to the Year Including an Account of Its Trade and Agriculture; Sketches of the Manners, Habits, and Customs of All Classes of Its Inhabitants; and a Narrative of the Progress of Religion and Education in the Island By W.

Gardner Frank Cass. It is dedicated to General Walpole, and both draws on and transforms the conventions of Jamaican landscape depiction to present the world of plantation slavery and freedom from within the forested mountains of northern Jamaica.Compare book prices from overbooksellers.

Find A Jamaican plantation: The history of Worthy Park, 1 () by Craton, Michael. Vincent Brown’s Tacky’s Revolt: The Story of An Atlantic Slave War, places the Jamaican revolts of firmly within the broader history of the time, notably the Seven Years War, for which.