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The Resource West Indian slavery and British abolition, 1783-1807, David Beck Ryden

West Indian slavery and British abolition, 1783-1807, David Beck Ryden

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West Indian slavery and British abolition, 1783-1807
Title
West Indian slavery and British abolition, 1783-1807
Statement of responsibility
David Beck Ryden
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
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Ryden, David
Dewey number
306.36209729
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HT1165
LC item number
.R9 2010
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Slavery
  • Antislavery movements
Label
West Indian slavery and British abolition, 1783-1807, David Beck Ryden
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Producing a peculiar commodity -- The Atlantic economy's political and economic power -- Jamaican planters and the London West India interest -- The production and distribution of Jamaican muscovado -- Duties, drawbacks, and the uncommitted mercantilists -- The management of slaves in Jamaica -- Abolition and colonial reform -- Anti-abolition and colonial rights: the defense of the slave trade -- The business paradox of rising productivity and collapsing profitability -- Rapid decline and abolition -- Conclusion -- Appendix A: estimated weights, measures, and prices -- Appendix B: population estimates revisited -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocn528397706
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780521148047
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)528397706
Label
West Indian slavery and British abolition, 1783-1807, David Beck Ryden
Publication
Contents
Producing a peculiar commodity -- The Atlantic economy's political and economic power -- Jamaican planters and the London West India interest -- The production and distribution of Jamaican muscovado -- Duties, drawbacks, and the uncommitted mercantilists -- The management of slaves in Jamaica -- Abolition and colonial reform -- Anti-abolition and colonial rights: the defense of the slave trade -- The business paradox of rising productivity and collapsing profitability -- Rapid decline and abolition -- Conclusion -- Appendix A: estimated weights, measures, and prices -- Appendix B: population estimates revisited -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocn528397706
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780521148047
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)528397706

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