By Richard Ligon,Karen Ordahl Kupperman

Ligon's True and precise historical past of the Island of Barbados is the main major book-length English textual content written concerning the Caribbean within the 17th century. [It] permits one to work out the contested procedure at the back of the making of the Caribbean sugar/African slavery complicated. Kupperman is among the best students of the early smooth Atlantic global. . . . i will not consider any student greater ready to put in writing an creation that areas Ligon, his textual content, and Barbados in an Atlantic old context. The creation is sort of thorough, readable, and actual; the notes [are] exemplary! --Susan Parrish, college of Michigan

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