The Rebel Woman in the British West Indies During Slavery
$9.99

The Rebel Woman in the British West Indies During Slavery

By Lucille Mathurin Mair, Dennis Ranston
US$ 9.99
Book Description

The Rebel Woman describes a period in Jamaica's history where women played an important part in different forms of protest against slavery. Mair's book details both the negative and positive methods of protest used by the enslaved people of the West Indies. An excellent reference for students researching topics relating to slavery, freedom and gender.

Table of Contents
  • Contents
  • Introduction
  • 1. The African Mother
  • 2. Equal under the Whip
  • 3. Unwilling to Work
  • 4. The Tongues of Women
  • 5. Plotting and Conspiring
  • 6. Runaways
  • 7. Guerilla Women
  • 8. Nanny: Rebel/Queen/Mother
  • Bibliography
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