The Jamaica movement

for promoting the enforcement of the slave-trade treaties, and the suppression of the slave-trade; with statements of fact, convention, and law. by David Turnbull

Publisher: Negro Universities Press in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 430 Downloads: 272
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Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1850 ed.

StatementPrepared at the request of the Kingston Committee.
LC ClassificationsHT1162 .T85 1969
The Physical Object
Pagination430 p.
Number of Pages430
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5072338M
ISBN 100837115698
LC Control Number74082083

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