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The Hanging of Arthur Hodge: A Caribbean Anti-Slavery Milestone

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THE HANGING OF ARTHUR HODGE A CARIBBEAN ANTI-SLAVERY MILESTONE recounts life in the British Virgin Islands during slavery, the hanging of a master for murdering one of his own slaves and its impact on the movement which resulted in the freeing of slaves throughout the British Empire in 1838.

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John Andrew graduated with honors in history from the University o
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Paperback, 244 pages
Published August 20th 2000 by Xlibris Corporation (first published June 1st 2000)
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Tameka
Jun 09, 2014 Tameka rated it liked it
I have heard of Arthur Hodge in my research of Tortola, and decided to learn more about him. This book was enlightening in showing that the killing of slaves was not the driving force that led Arthur Hodge to his death, but was an excuse used by a fellow planter to obtain revenge. I think it was useful that the author included the sources of his research and what led him to write the book. I will use the sources listed to read more on this subject.

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