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Charlton, John - Hyacinth: A Costly Jamaican Slave, ebook

Hyacinth: A Costly Jamaican Slave

Charlton, John

6,20€

Hyacinth is the daughter of a Jamaican plantation owner and one of his slaves and is married to a sailor who deserted the British Navy and settled in Jamaica. The story is set in the early 19th century. Hyacinth incurs the hostility of her half-brothers who see her as a threat to their authority

Charlton, John - Hyacinth: A Costly Jamaican Slave, ebook

Hyacinth: A Costly Jamaican Slave

Charlton, John

6,20€

Hyacinth is the daughter of a Jamaican plantation owner and one of his slaves and is married to a sailor who deserted the British Navy and settled in Jamaica. The story is set in the early 19th century. Hyacinth incurs the hostility of her half-brothers who see her as a threat to their authority

Bean, Dalea - Jamaican Women and the World Wars, ebook

Jamaican Women and the World Wars

Bean, Dalea

118,65€

‘Doing Their Little Bit’: Women’s Organisation of Jamaican World War I Efforts
Dalea Bean
4. ‘Masculine Duties and Feminine Powers’: Gender and Recruiting Efforts During World War I
Dalea Bean
5. ‘Votes for (Some) Women Now!’ The Road

Morris, Mervyn - Miss Lou, ebook

Miss Lou

Morris, Mervyn

8,40€

The career of Louise Bennett ('Miss Lou') is an essential component in any reckoning of Jamaican culture. This book offers a brief account of her life (1919-2006): a story of challenges and blessings, of a journey towards national and international acclaim. It draws on a variety of sources,

Larke-Walsh, George S. - A Companion to the Gangster Film, ebook

A Companion to the Gangster Film

Larke-Walsh, George S.

42,35€

A companion to the study of the gangster film’s international appeal spanning the Americas, Europe, and Asia
A Companion to the Gangster Film presents a comprehensive overview of the newest scholarship on the contemporary gangster film genre as…

Fletcher, M.W. - Storm is Coming, ebook

Storm is Coming

Fletcher, M.W.

4,45€

The brutal killing of a British Bobby on the streets of London on New Year’s Day by a Jamaican Yardie is further complicated when it becomes known who his older brother is. The culprit goes to ground as the Police scour the streets of Brixton for him; he finally escapes the country to

Fletcher, M.W. - Storm is Coming, ebook

Storm is Coming

Fletcher, M.W.

4,45€

The brutal killing of a British Bobby on the streets of London on New Year’s Day by a Jamaican Yardie is further complicated when it becomes known who his older brother is. The culprit goes to ground as the Police scour the streets of Brixton for him; he finally escapes the country to

Rosenberg, Leah Reade - Nationalism and the Formation of Caribbean Literature, ebook

Nationalism and the Formation of Caribbean Literature

Rosenberg, Leah Reade

98,10€

Table of contents
1. Introduction: The Power of Exile
Leah Reade Rosenberg
2. “Under the Hog Plum Tree”: Literary Claims for Citizenship in Nineteenth-Century Trinidad
Leah Reade Rosenberg
3. The Accidental Modernist: Thomas MacDermot and Jamaican Literature
Leah Reade Rosenberg
4. Herbert’s