Englishmen transplanted : the English colonization of Barbados, 1627-1660 / Larry Gragg.

This volume challenges the widely accepted view of 17th-century Barbados planters as reckless fortune seekers who failed to create a viable society in the tropics. Rather, it argues they were settlers eager to transplant what was familiar to them.

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Online Access:Electronic book from Oxford Scholarship Online
Main Author: Gragg, Larry Dale, 1950-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published:Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2003.
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Summary:This volume challenges the widely accepted view of 17th-century Barbados planters as reckless fortune seekers who failed to create a viable society in the tropics. Rather, it argues they were settlers eager to transplant what was familiar to them.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xiii, 217 pages)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-212) and index.
ISBN:9780199253890
0199253897
9780191719806
0191719803
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