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After Africa: extracts from British travel accounts and journals of the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries concerning the slaves, their manners, and customs in the British West Indies

Collection:
Black Caribbean Literature (BCL)
Contributor:
Abrahams,Roger D. (Editor), Szwed, John F. (Editor)
Format:
Book, Edited
Publication Date:
1983
URL:
http://www.worldcat.org/isbn/0300027486
Published:
New Haven: Yale University Press
ISBN:
0300027486
Location:
African American Research Center, Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject Term:
Caribbean area, History, Blacks, Social life and customs, Ethnology, Slaves, Sources
Notes:
444 P., A chronicle of the cultural relationships between African Americans and their African ancestors. The model of acculturation holds that the characteristics of plantation life in the New World were strongly influenced by African cultural and religious practices.