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The Black Carib Wars: Freedom, Survival, and the Making of the Garifuna

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In "The Black Carib Wars," Christopher Taylor offers the most thoroughly researched history of the struggle of the Garifuna people to preserve their freedom on the island of St. Vincent.

Today, thousands of Garifuna people live in Honduras, Belize, Guatemala, Nicaragua and the United States, preserving their unique culture and speaking a language that directly descends from
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ebook, 224 pages
Published April 27th 2012 by University Press of Mississippi (first published January 1st 2012)
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Sce
Jun 09, 2016 Sce rated it really liked it
A great book explaining the history of St.Vincent and the grenadines and the Caribs as a people. I found this book very interesting and informative, quite an adventure.

The "triangle struggle" for the island between the French, British and the Caribs was very insightful.

If you are interested in learning the history of the Caribs, the negroes of St.Vincent and how the Garifunas came to be, please read this book from cover to cover and you will come away with something enriching to your understand
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