Indentured labor, Caribbean sugar : Chinese and Indian migrants to the British West Indies, 1838-1918 (Book, 2003) [WorldCat.org]
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Indentured labor, Caribbean sugar : Chinese and Indian migrants to the British West Indies, 1838-1918

Author: Walton Look Lai
Publisher: Baltimore, Md. ; London : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2003.
Series: Johns Hopkins studies in Atlantic history and culture.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Exploring living and working conditions as well as the makeup of immigrant communities and their cultures, Look Lai offers a "dialectical pluralistmodel of Caribbean acculturation that contrasts with  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walton Look Lai
ISBN: 0801877466 9780801877469
OCLC Number: 52737631
Description: 400 pages : illustrations.
Series Title: Johns Hopkins studies in Atlantic history and culture.
Responsibility: Walton Look Lai.

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A work of rich scholarship... Look Lai proves an adept and perceptive labor historian. His sensitive depiction of the world of the indentured East Asian workers of Trinidad and British Guyana is Read more...

 
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