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Thorpe, Robert

Overview
Works: 16 works in 117 publications in 1 language and 1,926 library holdings
Genres: Controversial literature  History  Census data  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Author, Director, Editor
Classifications: HB161, 330
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Thorpe
The trials of the slave traders, Samuel Samo, Joseph Peters, and William Tufft tried in April and June 1812, before the Hon. Robert Thorpe, L.L.D. by Samuel Samo( Book )

11 editions published in 1813 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A critical review of the work published in London in 1813 by Sherwood
A reply "point by point" to the special report of the directors of the African Institution by Robert Thorpe( Book )

1 edition published in 1815 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short review of the reports of the African Institution, and of the controversy with Dr. Thorpe with some reasons against the registry of slaves in the British Colonies by Gilbert Farquhar Mathison( Book )

1 edition published in 1816 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Political state of Upper Canada in 1806-7( Book )

1 edition published in 1893 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Political state of Upper Canada in 1806-7 by Ontario( )

1 edition published in 1806 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The great counting : the making of census '96( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Thursday 10 October 1996 was the day the first census of the new South African democracy took place. Some 80,000 enumerators, covering an average of 150 households each, were sent out across the country, collecting answers to requests for 40 items of information. It was the most comprehensive census yet attempted and included many people who had never been counted before. This programme takes a look at the entire process, from the demarcation of areas and the selection of enumerators - which was not free of controversy - to the counting itself and some of the problems the officials encountered. It visits various parts of the country, from the Winterveld in North West Province and Johannesburg's northern suburbs, to Kagga Kamma and Paternoster in the Western Cape. The most serious problem arose in Nebo, in Northern Province, where local inhabitants wanted to be incorporated into Mpumalanga before they would allow the census to take place. The documentary includes comments from Pali Lehohla, the Co-ordinator of Census '96, and from Mark Orkin, Director of Central Statistical Services
A gagg for the new gospell? No, a new gagg for an old goose by Richard Montagu( Book )

1 edition published in 1624 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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English (115)