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civil and natural history of Jamaica

Patrick Browne

civil and natural history of Jamaica

Containing I. An accurate description of that island ... with a brief account of its former and present state, government, revenues, produce, and trade. II. An history of the natural productions ... native fossils ...

by Patrick Browne

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Published by B. White and Son in London .
Written in English

  • Natural history -- Jamaica,
  • Jamaica -- Description and travel,
  • Jamaica -- Economic conditions

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Patrick Browne, M.D. ; Illustrated with forty-nine copper-plates ... by George Dionysius Ehret. There are now added complete Linnæan indexes, and a large and accurate map of the island.
    LC ClassificationsQH109.J5 B8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p. l., viii, 503, [46] p. :
    Number of Pages503
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17948101M
    LC Control Number08001221

    Jamaica History Overview Jamaica history has become very rich in its story telling and purpose. The truth is that very little is know of Jamaica history and Jamaica culture and the facts remain that most of what was written in the era before the arrival of Christopher Columbus is disjointed at Size: 68KB. THE JAMAICAN LEGAL SYSTEM AND GUIDE TO LEGAL RESEARCH By Jeanne Slowe and Claudette Solomon Jeanne Slowe, MSLIS (Pratt), LL.B (Lond), B.A. (UWI) presently works as a Law Librarian at the Faculty of Law Library, Mona Campus, Kingston, has worked at the Norman Manley Law School Library, Mona Campus, Kingston, Jamaica.

      The REAL UNTOLD History Of Jamaica And Jamaicans Saeed's Reactor. German Settlement in Jamaica (Jamaican History) Jamaica | Natural Tropical Paradise! The book has been revised to bring the account of the island's history up to date. Many maps and photographs have also been added. This edition of the authoritative History of Jamaica covers the whole of the history of the island from the arrival of the Arawaks a thousand years ago until the present day/5(30).

    Books shelved as jamaican: A Brief History of Seven Killings by Marlon James, The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon, Here Comes the Sun by Nicole Y. Denn. The period to was one of the most turbulent in Jamaica’s history and saw unparalled levels of political and union violence. The success of the JLP, which was largely due to its connections with the BITU, led the PNP to form a general union called the Trade Union Congress (TUC), in order to mobilize working class support for the party.

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See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central Author: Patrick Browne. The civil and natural history of Jamaica: in three parts. In three dissertations. The whole illustrated with fifty copper-plates: in which the most curious productions are represented of the natural size, and delineated immediately from the objects / Title Variants: Abbreviated: Civ.

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The original issue of sold about copies. Sheets from the printing survived in London untiland using these Benjamin White and Son reissued the book with a new title page, edited and reset pages (1–12), and re-engraved illustrations, also adding Linnaean indexes.

The. An history of the natural productions, including the various sorts of native fossils, perfect and imperfect vegetables, quadrupeds, birds, fishes, reptiles and insects.

The civil and natural history of Jamaica: in three parts. In three dissertations. The whole illustrated with fifty copper-plates: in which the most curious productions are represented of the natural.

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The civil and natural history of Jamaica ().jpg 2, × 1,; KB. The Story of the Jamaican People is the first general history of Jamaica to be written in almost 40 years.

It differs significantly from earlier "imperial" histories which have been written from the perspective of the coloniser and which have relegated Jamaicans to an inferior and passive role. Jamaica (jəmā´kə), independent state within the Commonwealth ( est.

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The history of Jamaica is a rich and vibrant one, which inspires us to move forward as a nation. Our history speaks to experiences of hardships and prosperity; and the growth and determination of a people.

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This book is compiled primarily of articles written by members of the Education Subcommittee of the Natural History Society of Jamaica, and published in the Children’s Own Newspaper during the school year. Each article is somewhat unique in its approach as the styles of the various authors have been retained as much as possible.

The Civil and Natural History of Jamaica. London: Printed for the Author, 2° ( x mm). Engraved folding map and 49 engraved plates by G.D. Ehret, F. Garden and others (map spotted with a couple of old, neat repairs to lower margin and folds and library stamp; plates spotted and with library stamps).A History of the West Indies: Containing the Natural, Civil, and Ecclesiastical History of Each Island; with an Account of the Missions Instituted in Those Islands, from the Commencement of Their Civilization, But More Especially of the Missions which Have Been Established in that Archipelago by the Society Late in Connexion with the Rev.

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