Beckles, Hilary McD.
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Persistent rebels: Women and anti-slavery activity
Shepherd, Verene A.; Beckles, Hilary McD.
Caribbean slavery in the Atlantic world:A student reader
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Also published: Oxford : James Currey Publishers, 2000 and Princeton: Marcus Wiener Publishers, 2000.
Looks at patterns of resistance and argues that women's leadership of the resistance to slave owners' attempts to disintegrate slave communities culturally and morally provided much of the organisational strength necessary for ideological and armed resistance.