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A History of Barbados From Amerindian Settlement to Caribbean Single Market by Hilary McD. Beckles

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English


  • American history,
  • History,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • History: World,
  • Barbados,
  • Teaching Methods & Materials - Arts & Humanities,
  • Education / Teaching Methods & Materials / Arts & Humanities,
  • Caribbean & West Indies - General

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages334
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7751615M
ISBN 100521678498
ISBN 109780521678490

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