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7 edition of archaeology of social space found in the catalog.

archaeology of social space

analyzing coffee plantations in Jamaica"s Blue Mountains

by James A. Delle

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Published by Plenum Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Jamaica,
  • Yallahs River Watershed
    • Subjects:
    • Coffee industry -- Jamaica -- Yallahs River Watershed -- History,
    • Plantations -- Jamaica -- Yallahs River Watershed -- History,
    • Coffee plantation workers -- Jamaica -- Yallahs River Watershed -- History,
    • Slavery -- Jamaica -- History,
    • Jamaica -- Economic conditions -- 18th century,
    • Jamaica -- Economic conditions -- 19th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-232) and index.

      StatementJames A. Delle.
      SeriesContributions to global historical archaeology
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9199.J23 Y353 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 243 p. :
      Number of Pages243
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL357774M
      ISBN 100306458500
      LC Control Number98017692

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