Shepherd, Verene A.
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Livestock and sugar: Aspects of Jamaica's agricultural development from the late seventeenth to the early nineteenth century
Shepherd, Verene A.; Beckles, Hilary McD.
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Also published: Oxford : James Currey Publishers, 2000 and Princeton: Marcus Wiener Publishers, 2000.
Adds to the historiography of non-staple agricultural production in colonial Jamaica, and traces the early establishment and expansion of the livestock or 'pen-keeping' industry in the context of the dominant sugar economy.