A Vindication of the use of sugar and other products of the West India Islands in answer to a pamphlet entitled, Remarkable extracts, & c.

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Published by Printed by H.L. Galabin for T. Boosey in London .

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Microfilm. London, England : World Microfilms, 1978. On 1 microfilm reel with other titles ; 35 mm. (Anti-slavery collection, 18th-19th centuries ; reel 2, v. 4, no. 5).

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SeriesAnti-slavery collection, 18th-19th centuries ;, reel 2, v. 4, no. 5.
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 82/534 (H)
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Pagination22 p.
Number of Pages22
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Open LibraryOL2950758M
LC Control Number84191927

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A vindication of a loan of £15, to the West India planters shewing that it may not only be lent with perfect safety, but with immense advantage both to the West Indians and to the people of England / by: Cropper, James, Published: ().

The only identification of William Fox as the author of the Address occurs in a footnote in an anonymous pamphlet, A Vindication of the Use of Sugar, A Vindication of the use of sugar and other products of the West India Islands book Other Products of the West-India Islands, in Answer to a Pamphlet entitled Remarkable Extracts, &c, in which the writer, speaking of the Address, informs his readers that 'the Author of the pamphlet in question is well known to be a Mr.

F**, formerly an eminent. The miserable case of the British sugar planters wherein is contained, some remarks on the poverty, distress, and other difficulties, which they labour under, the advantages of a direct exportation from the sugar island to foreign markets, and the consequences of losing or preserving our sugar colonies are considered: and some comparisons are made between the French and the English in regard.

An address to the people of Great Britain on the utility of refraining from the use of West India sugar and rum by Fox, William, fl. ; Hunt, Benjamin P. (Benjamin Peter), b. Book: West India Royal Commission Report. + pp. ref.1 folding map & 16 pls.

Abstract: This report (Cmd. ) makes gloomy reading. It gives an account of the West Indies from the time when slavery was established, through the period of emancipation and the 19th century, when the economic situation economic situation Subject.

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This book develops a theory of a Caribbean-Atlantic imaginary by exploring the ways two colonial texts represent the consciousnesses of Amerindians, Africans, and Europeans at two crucial points marking respectively the origins and demise of slavocratic systems in the West Indies.

Focusing on Richard Ligon’s History of Barbados () and Matthew ‘Monk’ Lewis’ Journal of a West India. 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, In the 20th century, large-scale sugar production using wage labour continued in many parts of the region.

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from the West Indies, nor wine from Madeira, or the Western Islands, nor foreign Indigo.”. West India customs and manners: Containing strictures on the soil, cultivation, produce, trade, officers, and inhabitants: with the method of conducting a sugar plantation. A new edition. [Moreton, J.

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Other sugar bowls from around are inscribed similarly: “The Produce of Free Labor,” for example. Replacing “blood sugar” with “East India” sugar posed its own moral quagmire, of course, and reveals the limits of abolitionists’ empathy and British law.

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