The Problem of Freedom: Race, Labor, and Politics in Jamaica and Britain, 1832-1938 (Johns Hopkins Studies in Atlantic History & Culture) (Paperback)

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"Holt greatly extends and deepens our understanding of the emancipation experience when, for just over a century, the people of Jamaica struggled to achieve their own vision of freedom and autonomy against powerful conservative forces."-David Barry Gaspar.

About the Author


Thomas C. Holt is the James Westfall Thompson Professor of American History at the University of Chicago. He is the author of Black over White: Negro Political Leadership in South Carolina during Reconstruction.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780801842917
ISBN-10: 0801842913
Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press
Publication Date: November 1st, 1991
Pages: 552
Language: English
Series: Johns Hopkins Studies in Atlantic History & Culture