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Book Chapter
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
Shepherd, Verene A.
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Title, Analytic
Trade and exchange in Jamaica in the period of slavery
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Shepherd, Verene A.; Beckles, Hilary McD.
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Caribbean slavery in the Atlantic world: A student reader
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Place of Publication
Kingston, Jamaica
Publisher Name
Ian Randle
Date of Publication
2000
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355-363
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AlsoAlso published: Oxford : James Currey Publishers, 2000 and Princeton: Marcus Wiener Publishers, 2000.
Abstract
Using examples from the returns of commodities produced or Accounts Produce, illustrates another dimension of the domestic system of trade and exchange which developed during the period of slavery. Also covers the economic relations which developed between the locally based livestock farms and the dominant sugar estates. Examines the transition from primarily export-based production in the 17th century to the dominant form of domestic trade and exchange by the 19th century.....
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