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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

Label
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
IT-FiEUI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ryden, David
Dewey number
306.36209729
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Antislavery movements
Label
West Indian slavery and British abolition, 1783-1807, David Beck Ryden
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-320) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
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 -- Appendex A: estimated weights, measures, and prices -- Appendix B: population estimates revisited
Control code
FIEb16129970
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 332 pages
Isbn
9780521486590
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)261177556
Label
West Indian slavery and British abolition, 1783-1807, David Beck Ryden
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-320) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
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 -- Appendex A: estimated weights, measures, and prices -- Appendix B: population estimates revisited
Control code
FIEb16129970
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 332 pages
Isbn
9780521486590
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)261177556

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