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Cultural adaptation and resistance on St. John

three centuries of Afro-Caribbean life

by Karen Fog Olwig

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Published by University of Florida Press in Gainesville .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Saint John (V.I.),
  • Virgin Islands of the United States,
  • Saint John,
  • Saint John.
    • Subjects:
    • Slavery -- Virgin Islands of the United States -- Saint John -- History.,
    • Plantation life -- Virgin Islands of the United States -- Saint John.,
    • Saint John (V.I.) -- Race relations.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesCultural adaptation & resistance on St. John.
      StatementKaren Fog Olwig.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT1071 .O43 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 226 p. :
      Number of Pages226
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2532727M
      ISBN 100813008182
      LC Control Number85013414

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