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The present state of Jamaica

The present state of Jamaica

with the life of the great Columbus the first discoverer : to which is added an exact account of Sir Hen. Morgan"s voyage to, and famous siege and taking of Panama from the Spaniards

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Published by Printed by Fr. Clark for Tho. Malthus ... in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Columbus, Christopher,
  • Morgan, Henry, -- Sir, -- 1635?-1688,
  • Jamaica -- Description and travel,
  • Panama -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSir Henry Morgan"s voyage to Panama, 1670
    SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 574:21
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[10], 117 p
    Number of Pages117
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15032523M

    Jamaica: its past and present state () Jamaica: its past and present state () The author of this book, James Mursell Phillippo, was a Baptist missionary in Jamaica who strongly opposed enslavement. The book reveals the cruelties of the slave system and celebrates emancipation. Jamaica (jəmā´kə), independent state within the Commonwealth ( est. pop. 2,,), 4, sq mi (10, sq km), coextensive with the island of Jamaica, West Indies, S of Cuba and W of a is the largest island in the Caribbean after Cuba and Hispaniola. The capital and largest city is Kingston. Land and People Although largely a limestone plateau more than 3, ft ( m.

    Head of State of Jamaica The Queen. The full Royal Style and Title of the Queen is: ‘Elizabeth the Second, by the Grace of God of Jamaica and of Her other Realms and Territories Queen, Head of the Commonwealth’. In formal announcements, The Queen should not be referred to as ‘she’ or ‘her’.   This is the country where a vas number of music genres are present. Jamaica, though a small country, has influenced worldwide culture to a vast extent mostly due t the global diaspora it has. There are almost as many people living outside of Jamaica as there are living inside it. Jamaica is such a fascinating country and yet we feel we do not yet know enough about it and we have so many questions.

    A view of the past and present state of the island of Jamaica [electronic resource]: with remarks on the moral and physical condition of the slaves, and on the abolition of slavery in the colonies / by J. Stewart Oliver & Boyd Edinburgh Australian/Harvard Citation. York University Libraries, Keele Street, Toronto, Ontario, M3J 1P3 Phone:


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Apart from looking at things such as agriculture, business and the people, it covers more important issues as Phillippo was a Baptist missionary and a dedicated abolitionist He writes passionately about the final abolition of Reviews: 1. Jamaica: Its Past And Present State [James Mursell Phillippo] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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Title Jamaica: its past and present state. Contributor Names Phillippo, James M. (James Mursell), Additional Physical Format: Online version: Phillippo, James Mursell, Jamaica: its past and present state. London, Dawsons, (OCoLC)   Jamaica; its past and present state by Phillippo, James Mursell.

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date of first publication publisher Farrar, Straus, & Giroux. narrator Jamaica Kincaid, the author, who gives a highly personal history of her home, the Caribbean island of Antigua. Central America:: Jamaica.

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A Practical View of the Present State of Slavery in the West Indies, Barham, Henry. Hortus Americanus: containing an account of the trees, shrubs, and other vegetable productions of South-America and the West India Islands, and particularly of the island of Jamaica Kingston, Jamaica: Alexander Aikman, The present state of Jamaica with the life of the great Columbus the first discoverer: to which is added an exact account of Sir Hen.

Morgan's voyage to, and famous siege and taking of Panama from the Spaniards. Publication info: Ann Arbor, MI ; Oxford (UK):: Text Creation Partnership, (EEBO-TCP Phase 2).

Series. Jamaica its past and present state / by: Phillippo, James M. Published: () The present state of Jamaica: with the life of the great Columbus the first discoverer: to which is added an exact account of Sir Hen. Morgan's voyage to, and famous siege and taking of Panama from the Spaniards.

Extract from book by J. 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. Full text of "Jamaica: its past and present state" See other formats. A historical study of women in Jamaica, / by: Mair, Lucille Mathurin, Published: () Jamaica and voluntary laborers from Africa, by: Thomas, Mary Elizabeth.

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