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A description of the West-Indies

Singleton, John

A description of the West-Indies

a poem, in four books

by Singleton, John

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Published by Printed and sold by James Marks in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • West Indies -- Description and travel -- Poetry

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J. Singleton, during his excursions among those islands ...
    GenrePoetry.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 prelim. leaf, 73 p.
    Number of Pages73
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17505319M
    OCLC/WorldCa11334202

    Book on CD (9) Book on CD (9) OverDrive Listen (2 Description and travel (29) Description and travel (29) Discovery and exploration (12) Discovery and exploration (12) Economic conditions (7 Indians of the West Indies (76) Indians of the West Indies (76) In literature ( This book about West Indies birds is a beautifully illustrated book on birdwatching in the Caribbean. What we really LIKE is that it is a very easy-to-use field guide, and it’s light-weight too. If you are planning to go birding in the Caribbean, then this is one of those ‘must buy’ books to take with you whether you are an experienced birder or just have an interest in avifauna.

    A Short Account of the Destruction of the Indies (Spanish: Brevísima relación de la destrucción de las Indias) is an account written by the Spanish Dominican friar Bartolomé de las Casas in (published in ) about the mistreatment of and atrocities committed against the indigenous peoples of the Americas in colonial times and sent to then Prince Philip II of : Bartolomé de las Casas. Notes on the West Indies written during the expedition under the command of the late General Sir Ralph Abercromby: including observations on the island of Barbadoes and the settlements captured by the British troops upon the coast of Guiana: likewise remarks relating to the Creoles and slaves of the western colonies and the Indians of South America: with occasional hints, regarding the.

    "Pocket Guide to the West Indies by Algernon Edward Sir Aspinall. Author Algernon Edward Sir Aspinall. Title Pocket Guide to the West Indies. As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.". 12 Sep - Explore caribbeanstory's board "Books on Caribbean History", which is followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about History, Caribbean and Books pins.


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