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By Richard Ligon,Karen Ordahl Kupperman

Ligon's True and unique background of the Island of Barbados is the main major book-length English textual content written in regards to the Caribbean within the 17th century. [It] permits one to determine the contested method in the back of the making of the Caribbean sugar/African slavery complicated. Kupperman is likely one of the major students of the early glossy Atlantic international. . . . i can't think about any student larger ready to jot down an creation that locations Ligon, his textual content, and Barbados in an Atlantic ancient context. The advent is kind of thorough, readable, and exact; the notes [are] exemplary! --Susan Parrish, college of Michigan

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