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The history of Jamaica. Volume I : reflections in its situation, settlements, inhabitants, climate, products, commerce, laws, and government

Author: Edward Long
Publisher: Montreal ; Ithaca : Mc-Gill-Queen's University Press ; Kingston [Jamaica] : Ian Randle Publishers, 2002.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English
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First published in 1774, the classic 3-volume History of Jamaica is presented in a new edition with an introduction by Howard Johnson. The publication of Edward Long's History of Jamaica marked the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Long
ISBN: 9780773571143 0773571140 0773525521 9780773525528 0773525564 9780773525566
OCLC Number: 852013970
Language Note: English.
Notes: Reprint of the 1774 ed. published under the title: The history of Jamaica, or, General survey of the antient and modern state of that island: with reflections on its situations, settlements, inhabitants, climate, products, commerce, laws, and government.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: THE HISTORY OF JAMAICA --
INTRODUCTION --
GENERAL SURVEY OF THE ANTIENT AND MODERN STATE OF THAT ISLAND: WITH Reflections on its Situation, Settlements, Inhabitants, Climate, Products, Commerce, Laws, and Government --
INTRODUCTION --
CHAP. I. Of the Government and Constitution --
CHAP. II --
SECT. I. Of the Governor --
SECT. II. Governor's Salary --
SECT. III. Militia Commissions --
SECT. IV. Instructions --
SECT. V. Of Factions in Jamaica --
CHAP. III --
SECT. I. Lieutenant Governor and President --
SECT. II. Seals --
CHAP. IV. Of the Council CHAP. V. Of the AssemblyCHAP. VI. Chief-Justice --
CHAP. VII. Court of Vice-admiralty --
CHAP. VIII --
SECT. I. Public Officers --
SECT. II --
SECT. III --
CHAP. IX. Agent --
CHAP. X. Militia --
SECT. I --
SECT. II --
APPENDIX. On the legislative Constitution of Jamaica --
SECT. I --
SECT. II --
SECT. III --
SECT. IV --
SECT. V --
SECT. VI --
SECT. VII --
SECT. Vlll --
SECT. IX --
CHAP. XI. The Expedition to, and Conquest of, Jamaica --
SECT. I --
SECT. II --
SECT. III --
SECT. IV --
SECT. V --
SECT. VI --
SECT. VI. BUCANIERS CHAP. XII. Dependences of JamaicaSECT. I. The CAYMANAS --
SECT. II. Mosquito Shore --
SECT. III. BLACK RIVER --
SECT. IV. HONDURAS --
SECT. V. RUATTAN, or RATTAN --
SECT. VI. CAMPEACHE --
THE SECOND BOOK --
CHAP. I. Of the Spanish Settlements in Jamaica --
CHAP. II --
SECT. I. General Description of Jamaica --
SECT. II --
SECT. III --
SECT. IV --
SECT. V --
SECT. VI --
CHAP. Ill. AGRICULTURE --
ROADS --
CHAP. IV --
SECT. I --
SECT. II --
TRADE --
CHAP. V --
SECT. I --
SECT. II --
MONEY --
CHAP. VI --
SECT. I --
SECT. II SECT. IIISECT. IV --
SECT. V --
SECT. VI --
SECT. VII --
APPENDIX TO VOL. I --
ADDENDA --
CORRIGENDA
Responsibility: Edward Long.

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