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British West Indian Slavery, 1750-1834: The Process of Amelioration
by J.R. Ward
The first account of Caribbean slavery to draw from the plantation records of several different sugar colonies, this book examines the attempts made by British West Indian planters to improve the treatment of their slaves, partly in response to the anti-slavery movement. Ward argues that although the measures taken did raise the standard of living and productive efficiency ...more
Hardcover, 424 pages
Published September 1st 1988 by Clarendon Press
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