Mitchell's West Indian Bibliography

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BENBOW, Colin – Boer Prisoner of War in Bermuda. (Hamilton: Bermuda Historical Society, Occasional Publication No 3) 1962. History. Colonial administration. Military. War. Prisoners. Boers. South Africa. Bermuda. By a Bermudian author. Scarce. Com.

 

BENBOW, John - [British Admiral (1653-1702); commander in chief in the WI, first in1698-1700 when he compelled the Spaniards to return two vessels to the Scots colonists at Darien, and second in 1701-2; died of his wounds at Port Royal after losing his leg in an engagement with the French Admiral Du Casse. See: "A True Account of the Tryals . . ." DNB.]

 

BENDER, Lynn Darrell - Cuba vs United States: The Politics of Hostility . . . [The title of the 1981 revised edition of "The Politics of Hostility . . ."]

 

BENDER, Lynn Darrell - The Politics of Hostility: Castro's Revolution and United States Policy. (San Juan: Inter-American UP) 160 pages, 1974; (ibidem) 108 pages hb, 1981 rev ed; (ibidem) 108 pages pb, 1981. International relations. Politics. Revolution. Hostility. Fidel Castro. United States. Cuba. Bow, Chi, Gos, LOC.

 

BENDER, Thomas, ed - The Antislavery Debate: Capitalism and Abolitionism as a Problem in Historical Interpretation. (Berkeley: U of California P) x,325 pages hb, 1992; (ibidem) x,325 pages pb, 1992. History. Historiography. Slavery. Capitalism. Abolitionism. Caribbean area. By a US historian; professor of history and of the humanities at New York U. Web page. Bow, LOC.

 

BENDURE, Glenda, and Friary NED – Bermuda. (Hawthorn, Vic and London: Lonely Planet Travel Survival Kit Series) 171 pages 19 cm pb, col and b&w ills, [16] pages of plates, maps, index, 1997. Travel. Descriptive. Bermuda. A guidebook for tourists. BL.

 

[BENDURE, Glenda, and Friary NED] - Eastern Caribbean: A Lonely Planet Travel Survival Kit. (Hawthorn, Victoria, and Berkeley, Ca: Lonely Planet) 560 pages pb, ills, 1994. Travel. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A guidebook for tourists. Published in various years. Bow, LOC.

 

BENDURE, Glenda – [Travel writer (1952-).]

 

BENEDETTI, Maria Dolores Hajosy - Earth and Spirit: Healing Lore and More from Puerto Rico. (Maplewood, NJ: Waterfront P) 245 pages, 1989. Folklore. Health. Ethnography. Puerto Rico. By a Puerto Rican author. Gos.

 

BENES, Bernardo – The Impact of Cuban Exiles on the Economy of South Florida. (Miami: Economic Society of South Florida) 1971. Economics. Sociology. Refugees. Migration. South Florida. Cuba. See also RM Levine, “Secret Missions . . .” Bra.

 

BENEWICK, Anne - A List of Books on West Indian Federation. (Kingston: IOJ) 47 pages pamph, 1962 2nd ed. Politics. Integration. BWI Federation. Caribbean area. A bibliography. For the 1st edition, see, “A Select List of Books on . . .” Bay, LOC, Pat.

 

[BENEZET, Anthony] – The Case of our Fellow Creatures . . . [See: W Dillwyn and J Lloyd.]

 

[BENEZET, Anthony] – A Caution and Warning to Great Britain and her Colonies, in a Short Representation of the Calamitous State of the Enslaved Negroes in the British Dominions. Collected from Various Authors, Etc. (Philadelphia: Henry Miller, 1st US Edition) 35 pages 8vo pamph, 1766; (London: Reprinted and Sold by James Phillips, 1st English Edition) 46 pages 8vo pamph, 1767 1st ed; (Philadelphia: Printed by D Hall & W Sellers, 2nd US Edition) 52 pages 8vo pamph, 1767 2nd ed. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. Written to 'make known the aggravated iniquity attending the practice of the Slave-Trade.' Consists of extracted materials taken from various sources. Early issues exceptionally scarce. BL, Cu.W, GL, Ha.S, LOC, Rag, Sab 4670.

 

BENEZET, Anthony – A Caution to Great Britain and her Colonies: In a Short Representation of the Calamitous State of the Enslaved Negroes in the British Dominions. (London: James Phillips, 2nd English Edition) 46 pages 8vo pamph, 1784 2nd ed; (Philadelphia: Printed. London: Reprinted and Sold by J Phillips) 46 pages 8vo pamph, 1785. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. The same as his "A Caution and Warning . . ." but with a different title page. Very scarce. BL, GL, LOC.

 

[BENEZET, Anthony] – Notes on the Slave Trade. (sl [Philadelphia]: Printed by J Crukshank) 8 pages 12mo pamph, [ca 1780]. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. Exceptionally scarce. BL, GL, Sab 4675.

 

[BENEZET, Anthony] – Notes on the Slave Trade, etc. (sl [Philadelphia]: Printed by J Crukshank) 8 pages 12mo pamph, [ca 1781] rep. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. The title of the 2nd issue of the above item. Exceptionally scarce. BL, GL, LOC.

 

[BENEZET, Anthony] – Observations on the Inslaving, Importing and Purchasing of Negroes. With some Advice thereon, Extracted from the Epistle of the Yearly-Meeting of the People Called Quakers Held at London. (Germantown: Printed by Christopher Sower) 16 pages 8vo pamph, 1759 1st ed; (ibidem) 16 pages 8vo pamph, 1760 2nd ed. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Church. Religion. Quakers. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. Both issues exceptionally scarce. BL, GL, LOC, Sab 4676.

 

BENEZET, Anthony – A Short Account of that Part of Africa, Inhabited by the Negroes, with respect to the fertility of the country, the good disposition of many of the natives, and the manner by which the slave trade is carried on. (Philadelphia: Printed by W Dunlap) 80 pages pamph, [1762] 1st ed; (ibidem, The second edition, with large additions and amendments) [1762?] 2nd ed; (ibidem: Printed by W Dunlap in the year MDCCLXII. And sold by R Horsfield in Ludgate-Street, B White in Fleet-Street, and J Allix in Glanville Street, Rathbone-Place, MDCCLXVIII) 80 pages 8vo pamph, 1768 3rd ed; (Whitefish, Montana: Kessinger Publishing) 80 pages pamph, 2007 rep; (Stockbridge:; Hard Press Editions) 90 pages pamph, 2012 rep. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. All early issues very scarce. GL.

 

BENEZET, Anthony – Short Observations on Slavery, Introductory to Some Extracts from the Writings of the Abbe Raynal on that Important Subject. (Philadelphia: Joseph Cruikshank) 8 pages 12mo pamph, [ca 1780]. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Guillaume Thomas Francois Raynal. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. Exceptionally scarce. LOC, Sab 4688, 80675.

 

BENEZET, Anthony – Some Historical Account of Guinea, its Situation, Produce and the General Disposition of its Inhabitants, With an Enquiry into the Rise and Progress of the Slave Trade, its Nature, and Lamentable Effects. Also, a Republication of the Sentiments of Several Authors of Note on this Interesting Subject; Particularly an Extract of a Treatise by Glanville Sharpe. (Philadelphia: Printed by Joseph Crukshank) [4],iv,144 pages, biblio, 1771 1st ed; (London: Reprinted and sold by W Owen, etc) 144 pages, 1772 rep; (London: Society Instituted . . . for Effecting the Abolition of the Slave Trade) xv,131 pages, 1787 rep; (London: Printed and sold by J Phillip) xv,131 pages, biblio, 1788 new ed; (London: Frank Cass) xv,131 pages, 1968 rep. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Glanville Sharpe. Guinea. Caribbean area. A key work in the anti-slavery literature, it inspired young Clarkson to dedicate his life to the abolition movement. The 1787 reprint was of 1500 copies. All early issues very scarce. BL, GL, LOC, Rag.

 

BENEZET, Anthony – [Quaker philanthropist and abolitionist (1713-1784); a French-born religious refugee first to England and then to the US in 1731, established a school for the education of Negroes in Philadelphia. See: J Tobin, “Farewel Address . . .” DNB, web page.]

 

Bengal Sugar. An Account of the Method and Expense of Cultivating the Sugarcane in Bengal, with calculations . . . By a Planter and Distiller in Bengal. (London: Debrett) 162 pages 8vo, 1794. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Sugar. Bengal. Caribbean area. The East/West India produce controversy. Issued to gain support for the admission of Eastern sugar at the same rate as the WI product. Replied to by G Francklyn, "Remarks on a Pamphlet . . ." Very scarce. BL, Rag.

 

BENGE, Michael D - Renewable Energy and Charcoal Production. (Washington, DC: USAID) 1978. Energy resources. Charcoal. Haiti. A technical assistance report. Car.

 

BENGELSDORF, Carollee - The Problem of Democracy in Cuba: Between Vision and Reality. (New York: Oxford UP) 229 pages, biblio, 1994. Politics. Democracy. Cuba. By a US political scientist; professor of Latin American studies at Massachusetts U. Bow, LOC, Stu.

 

BENGHIAT, Norma - Traditional Jamaican Cooking. (London: Penguin) 240 pages pb, ills, 1985. Food. Nutrition. Jamaica. A cookbook. Whi.

 

BENGTSSON, Bo – A Survey of Cultural Practices and Utilization of Edible Aroids in Trinidad. (St Augustine: UWI, DTA Report) 58 pages pamph, 1966. Food. Nutrition. Botany. Edible aroids. Trinidad. Com.

 

BENHAM, Frederick Charles - British West Indian Inter-Colonial Trade in the West Indies. (Bridgetown: Advocate Co, Development & Welfare Bulletin No 14) 42 pages pamph, 1945. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Caribbean area. An official government publication. Scarce. Co.C, Com, LOC, W&D.

 

BENHAM, Frederick Charles - A Ten Year Development Plan for Jamaica, 1946-1956. (Kingston: Report of the Joint Economic Policy Committee, UK) 66 pages, 1945 1st ed; (Kingston: Gov’t Printer) 64 pages pamph, 1946; (ibidem) 46 pages pamph, 1947. Colonial administration. Economics. Development planning. Jamaica. An official government publication. Scarce. Bay, W&D.

 

BENHAM, Frederick Charles - The National Income of Barbados, 1942. (Bridgetown: Advocate Co, Development & Welfare Bulletin, No 9) 24 pages pamph, 1943. Colonial administration. Economics. Development planning. Barbados. A WW II study. An official government publication. Scarce. Bay, Co.C, Com, W&D.

 

BENHAM, Frederick Charles - The National Income of British Guiana, 1942. (Bridgetown: Advocate Co, Development & Welfare Bulletin, No 17) 28 pages pamph, [1942]. Colonial administration. Economics. Development planning. Guyana. A WW II study. An official government publication. Scarce. Co.C, Com, W&D.

 

BENHAM, Frederick Charles - The National Income of Grenada, 1942. (Bridgetown: Advocate Co, Development & Welfare Bulletin, No 12) 7 pages pamph, [nd]. Colonial administration. Economics. Development planning. Grenada. A WW II study. An official government publication. Scarce. Co.C, Com, W&D.

 

BENHAM, Frederick Charles - The National Income of Jamaica, 1942. (Bridgetown: Advocate Co, Development & Welfare Bulletin, No 5) 29 pages pamph, [1943]. Colonial administration. Economics. Development planning. Jamaica. A WW II study. An official government publication. Scarce. Co.C, Com, W&D.

 

BENHAM, Frederick Charles - The National Income of St Vincent, 1942. (Bridgetown: Advocate Co, Development & Welfare Bulletin, No 8) 6 pages pamph, [nd]. Colonial administration. Economics. Development planning. St Vincent. A WW II study. An official government publication. Scarce. Co.C, Com, W&D.

 

BENHAM, Frederick Charles - [Author (1900-?).]

 

BENĺTEZ, Jaime – [See: BENITEZ]

 

BENITEZ, Jaime - Address of the President of the University of Puerto Rico, at the Graduation Exercises at the University of the West Indies, on February 15, 1969, at Mona, Kingston, Jamaica. (Río Piedras: U de Puerto Rico) 23 pages pamph, 1969. Education. Universities. Puerto Rico. Jamaica. A speech. Will.

 

BENITEZ, Jaime - Education for Democracy on a Cultural Frontier: Two Addresses. (Río Piedras: U of Puerto Rico) 26 pages pamph, 1954. Education. Universities. Puerto Rico. Two speeches delivered in 1947 and 1954 in which he describes the goals of the institution and the record of that 7-year period. Viv.

 

BENITEZ, Jaime - The US, Cuba, and Latin America. (Santa Barbara, CA: Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions) 11 pages pamph, 1961. International relations. United States. Latin America. Cuba. Chi.

 

BENITEZ, Jaime - [PR educator (1908-?); resident PR commissioner to the US Congress, 1973-77; president of the U of PR.]

 

BENITEZ, Jose Antonio – Puerto Rico and the Political Destiny of America. (sl [Houston]: sn) 125 pages 23 cm, [1958]. Politics. International relations. Puerto Rico. LOC.

 

BENITEZ, RF Rexach – [See: REXACH BENITEZ]

 

BENITEZ-ROJO, Antonio – [See: BENITEZ-ROJO]

 

BENITEZ-ROJO, Antonio - The Repeating Island: The Caribbean and the Postmodern Perspective. (Durham, NC: Duke UP) 318 pages hb, 1992; (ibidem) 318 pages pb, 1992. Descriptive. Literary criticism. Cuba. A translation of his Spanish “El Caribe y la Perspectiva postmoderna.” By a Cuban author (1931-); formerly director of the editorial department of the Casa de las Americas in Cuba he moved to the US in 1980 and taught Hispanic-American literature at Amherst College. LOC, Stu.

 

BENJAMIN, Alan Fredric – Jews of the Dutch Caribbean: Exploring Ethnic Identity on Curacao. (London and New York: Routledge) xii,200 pages 24 cm, ills, maps, 2002. Religion. Ethnicity. Religion. Jews. Judaica. Curacao. Netherlands Antilles. Based on his 1996 PhD dissertation submitted to the U of North Carolina.

 

BENJAMIN, Chris et al, ed - The Bahamas Index and Yearbook . . . [See: "The Bahamas Index and Yearbook"]

 

BENJAMIN, Esme, ed - Caribbean Woman: Her Needs in a Changing Society. (sl: Caribbean-American Intercultural Organization) 1977. Sociology. Gender studies. Women. Caribbean area. Car.

 

BENJAMIN, Hugh, and Richard MYERS - A Place Like This: Hugh Benjamin's Peter Island. (New Smyrna Beach, FL: 2003 Associates) 64 pages pamph, ills, 1994. Descriptive. Peter Island. British Virgin Islands. Bow.

 

BENJAMIN, Joan – Letters to the Editor. (Bridgetown: The Author) 101 pages pb, 1993. Descriptive. Mass communications. Journalism. Newspapers. Barbados. A collection of letters to editors, 1970-1990.

 

BENJAMIN, Joel P - The Arawak Language in Guyana and Adjacent Territories. (Georgetown: Walter Roth Museum of Anthropology, Vol 8) 112 pages pb, 1991. Linguistics. Amerindians. Arawaks. Guyana.

 

BENJAMIN, John – Doing Business in Anguilla. (sl [The Valley]: Published by the Author) 14 pages pamph, [ca 1988]. Law. Commerce. Anguilla. A guidebook for businesspersons. By a St Kitts-born barrister practicing in Anguilla. LOC.

 

BENJAMIN, John - Short History of Grenada: New Dimensions. (sl, [St Georges]) 55 pages pb, [ca 1992]. History. Grenada. By a Grenadian author.

 

BENJAMIN, Jules Robert - The United States and Cuba: Hegemony and Dependent Development, 1880-1934. (Pittsburgh: Pittsburgh UP) 1974; (ibidem) xii,266 pages, 1977. International relations. Cuban War for Independence, 1895-1898. Spanish-American War. United States. Cuba. Chi, Gos, LOC.

 

BENJAMIN, Jules Robert - The United States and the Origins of the Cuban Revolution: An Empire of Liberty in an Age of National Liberation. (Princeton, NJ: Princeton UP) xi,235 pages, ills, biblio, 1990. International relations. Revolution. United States. Cuba. Gos, LOC, Stu.

 

BENHAMIN, Lewis S – [Author writing under the pseudonym L Melville.]

 

BENJAMIN, Linda White – Alton A Adams: Famous Virgin Islanders for Young Readers. (Christiansted: CRIC Productions) 32 pages pamph, 1987. Descriptive. Alton A Adams. United States Virgin Islands. A biography. A children's book. Bow.

 

BENJAMIN, Medea - Cuba: Talking about Revolution. Conversations with Juan Antonio Blanco. (New York and Melbourne: Ocean P. San Francisco: Global Exchange) 108 pages, 1994. Politics. Revolution. Juan Antonio Blanco. Cuba. Bow, LOC, Stu.

 

BENJAMIN, Medea - [US civil rights activist and author.]

 

BENJAMIN, Medea, and Joseph COLLINS, and Michael SCOTT - No Free Lunch: Food and Revolution in Cuba Today. (San Francisco: Food First) 284 pages, 1984; (San Francisco: Institute for Food & Development Policy) 242 pages, 1989 3rd ed. Food. Nutrition. Politics. Revolution. Cuba. Bow, Gos, LOC, Stu.

 

BENJAMIN, PA – [See: "The PA Benjamin . . ."]

 

BENJAMIN, Samuel Greene Wheeler - The Atlantic Islands as a Resort of Health and Pleasure. (New York: Harper & Brothers) 274 pages, frontis, ills, 1878. Travel. Descriptive. Bahamas. By a US diplomat, author and artist (1837-1914); ambassador to Persia, 1883-85. Scarce. Cu.W, LOC.

 

BENJAMIN, Wilhelmina A - A Guide to Trinidad and Tobago Official Publications. (Austin: Seminar on the Acquisition of LA Library Materials Secretariat) 1979. Public administration. Book production. Official publications. Trinidad. Tobago. A bibliography. Car.

 

BENMAYOR, Rina - Responses to Poverty among Puerto Rican Women: Identity, Community, and Cultural Citizenship. (New York: Hunter College) 118 pages, [date?]. Sociology. Gender studies. Women. Economics. Poverty. Puerto Rico. Bow.

 

BENMAYOR, Rina - [US academic; professor of LA literature and culture at California State U, Monterey Bay; director of the Institute for Human Communication. Web page.]

 

BENMAYOR, Rina et al - Stories to Live By: Continuity and Change in Three Generations of Puerto Rican Women. (New York: Hunter College) 67 pages hb, 1987. Sociology. Gender studies. Women. Puerto Rico. Bow, LOC.

 

BENN, Denis - Ideology and Political Development: The Growth and Development of Political Ideas in the Caribbean, 1774-1983. (Mona: UWI, ISER) 233 pages pb, biblio, 1987. Economics. Politics. Caribbean area. Spine title, "The Growth and Development of Political Ideas in the Caribbean, 1774-1983." By the Chief of the Caribbean Unit of UNDP in New York. Ban, Gos, LOC.

 

BENN, Oliver – [See: L Honychurch.]

 

BENNER, Thomas Eliot - Five Years of Foundation Building: The University of Puerto Rico, 1924-1929. (Río Piedras: U of Puerto Rico P) 157 pages, ills, 1965. Education. Universities. Puerto Rico. By a US academic (1894-?); first chancellor of the U of PR; dean of the College of Education at the U of Illinois. Bay, Cev, LOC, Viv.

 

BENNER, Yvonne Engleson, and Michele L ALDRICH, comp – Puerto Rican Scientists and Engineers: A Directory. (Washington, DC: American Association for the Advancement of Science) ix,67 pages 28 cm, 1979. Descriptive. Science. Engineering. Technology. Puerto Rico. A reference work. LOC.

 

BENNET, John - Essay for Regulating and Improving the Trade and Plantations of Great Britain . . . [Sabin 4732 suggests this may be the 1st edition of his "Two Letters . . .," but it is in fact an abbreviated citation for his “National Merchant . . .”.]

 

BENNET, John - A Memorial of the Difficulties, Hardships and Perplexities under which Mr Bennett Hath, and Doth Still Labour under . . . (London: J Roberts) 40 pages 4to pamph, 1734. Economics. Trade. Slavery. Barbados. Exceptionally scarce. Han, Sab 4731.

 

BENNET, John - National Merchant; or, Discourses on Commerce and Colonies; Being an Essay for Regulating and Improving the Trade and Plantations of Great Britain by Uniting the National and Mercatorial Interests. To which Are Added Considerations on Providing for and Employing our Useless and Burdensome People. In Several Letters to a Friend. (London: J Walthoe; T Osborne) xv,143 pages 8vo, 1736. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Great Britain. Caribbean area. Contains few specific references to the WI. Very scarce. BL, Han, LOC, Sab 4732.

 

BENNET, John - Two Letters and Several Calculations on the Sugar Colonies and Trade; Addressed to Two Committees Nominated by the West India Merchants . . . By Mr Bennett. (London: R Montague) xxxi,73 pages 8vo pamph, 1738 1st ed; (London) 104 pages, 1738 2nd ed. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Caribbean area. Written to show the value and importance of the British sugar colonies. See above, "Essay for Regulating . . ." Both issues exceptionally scarce. BL, Cu.W, Han, LOC, Sab 4732.

 

BENNET, John - [Barbadian planter (fl 1734-1738); legally entangled in a case concerning debts on slaves sold in Barbados.]

 

BENNETT, A - Orange Hill Estate Development Program: Low Cost Housing Project. (Washington, DC: OAS) 1986. Town and country planning. Urban housing. Orange Hill Estate. St Vincent. A technical assistance report.

 

BENNETT, Edna – Jamaican Old-time Sayings. (New York: Vantage P) 88 pages, ills, [ca 1994]. Folklore. Linguistics. Jamaica. LOC.

 

BENNETT, Fred D, and MM ALAM - An Annotated Check-list of the Insects and Allied Terrestrial Arthropods of Barbados. (Bridgetown: CARDI) 1985. Wildlife. Entomology. Insects. Arthropods. Barbados.

 

BENNETT, George Wheatley - A History of British Guiana, Compiled from Various Authorities. (Georgetown: L M’Dermott) viii,127 pages 8vo, plates, 1875; (ibidem) viii,127 pages, plates, 1886. History. Guyana. An abridgement of his "An Illustrated History . . ." 1st edition exceptionally scarce; 2nd edition very scarce. BL, LOC, RES.

 

BENNETT, George Wheatley - An Illustrated History of British Guiana. (Georgetown: Richardson & Co) x,265 pages hb, 44 photos, 1866 1st ed; (ibidem) x,265 pages, 44 photos, 1871 2nd ed. History. Guyana. An early example of a locally produced book with photos. 1st edition rare; 2nd edition very scarce. Bay, BL, Cu.W.

 

BENNETT, George Wheatley - [British colonial administrator (1845-1921); controller general of customs in BG. RES.]

 

BENNETT, Gordon, and Audrey COLSON – The Damned: The Plight of the Akawaio Indians of Guyana. (London: Survival International) 12 pages 30 cm pamph, ills, maps, [ca 1985]; (ibidem) [ca 1993]. Descriptive. Sociology. Amerindians. Akawaio. Guyana. BL.

 

BENNETT, Henry G - A Letter to Earl Bathurst, Secretary of State for the Colonial Department, on the Condition of the Colonies. (London) pamph, 1824. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Earl Bathurst. Caribbean area. Exceptionally scarce. Rag.

 

BENNETT, Hugh H, and Robert V ALLISON - The Soils of Cuba. (Washington, DC: Tropical Plant Research Foundation) xxiv,410 pages, ills, maps, tables, diagrams, 1928. Agriculture. Soils. Cuba. A technical assistance report. Bay.

 

BENNETT, Hugh H – [US agriculturalist (1881-1960). LOC.]

 

BENNETT, J Harry - Bondsmen and Bishops: Slavery and Apprenticeship on the Codrington Plantations of Barbados, 1710-1838. (Berkeley: U of California P, Publications in History, No 62) 176 pages hb, tables, biblio, 1958. Colonial administration. Slavery. Bondsmen. Apprenticeship. Codrington plantations. Barbados. Life and labour on SPG plantations. By a US author. Bar, Bay, Co.C, Com, Gri, LOC, Pot.

 

BENNETT, John, ed – The New Ethnicity: Perspectives from Ethnology, Proceedings of the American Ethnological Society, 1973. (New York: West Publishing Co) 334 pages, 1975. Sociology. Guyana. St Croix. St Thomas. United States Virgin Islands. Com.

 

BENNETT, John Peter - An Arawak-English Dictionary. (Georgetown: Walter Roth Museum of Anthropology, Vol 6) 72 pages pb, 1989. Linguistics. Amerindians. Arawaks. Guyana. A dictionary. LOC.

 

BENNETT, John Peter - The Arawak Language in Guyanese Culture. (Georgetown: Dep’t of Culture) 23 pages pamph, 1986; (ibidem) 1988. Linguistics. Amerindians. Arawaks. Guyana. LOC.

 

BENNETT, John Peter, and Richard HART – Kabethechino: A Correspondence on Arawak. (Georgetown) vi,271 pages pb, [ca 1991]. Linguistics. Amerindians. Arawaks. Guyana. BL.

 

BENNETT, John Peter - [Linguist and author (1914-?). LOC.]

 

BENNETT, Karl M - Monetary Integration in CARICOM. (Mona: UWI, ISER) 12 pages pamph, 1991. Banking. Finance. Money. Integration. Caricom. Caribbean area. The 6th Adlith Brown Memorial Lecture. LOC.

 

BENNETT, Karl M - Trade and Payments in the Caribbean Common Market. (Mona: UWI, ISER, Programme of Regional Monetary Studies) 120 pages, 39 tables, 1982. Economics. Trade. Integration. Caricom. Caribbean area. Ban, LOC, New, W&D.

 

BENNETT, Louise Simone - Anancy and Miss Lou. (Kingston: Sangster's Book Stores) xii,82 pages, 1979. Folklore. Jamaica. A collection of 31 Anancy stories from Jamaica. Ban, Car, Ing.

 

BENNETT, Louise Simone - Jamaica Labrish. (Kingston: Sangster's Book Stores. London: Collins Clear-Type P) 224 pages hb, plates, dj, 1966 1st ed; (London) 224 pages, plates, 1967; (Kingston: Sangster's Book Stores) 224 pages pb, plates, 1972 7th imp. Linguistics. Dialect. Jamaica. A collection of poems in Jamaican dialect. With notes and introduction by Rex Nettleford. Ban, Ing, LOC, Will.

 

BENNETT, Louise Simone - Laugh with Louise: A Pot-pourri of Jamaican Folklore. (Kingston: City Printery) 56 pages, 1961. Folklore. Dialect. Jamaica. Com.

 

BENNETT, Louise Simone - [Jamaican poet, actress, folklorist (1919-?). Dan, Her.]

 

BENNETT, Louise Simone et al - Anancy Stories and Dialect Verse. (Kingston: Pioneer P) 101 pages, 1950 1st ed; (ibidem) 94 pages pamph, 1957 rev ed. Folklore. Dialect. Jamaica. Co.C, Com, LOC.

 

BENNETT, Parker – [See: J Williams]

 

BENNS, Frank Lee - The American Struggle for the British West Indian Carrying Trade, 1815-1830. (Bloomington: Indiana UP) 207 pages hb, 1923 1st ed; (New York and Clifton, NJ: Augustus M Kelley, Reprints of Economics Classics Series) 208 pages hb, 1972 rep. History. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Navigation Acts. Blockades. Caribbean area. The colonial carrying trade and the blockade of US shipping. A careful study based on US and WI documents. By a US historian (1889-?). 1st edition scarce. Bay, Bow, Com, Gos, LOC, My.R, Whi.

 

BENOIST, Jean – [Pre-Columbian archaeologist (1929-). See, “International Congress for the Study of Pre-Columbian . . . Seventh. Proceedings.” LOC.]

 

BENOIT, Marie - Lets Visit Haiti. (London: Macmillan Caribbean) 96 pages, 1988. Descriptive. Haiti. A children’s book. BL.

 

BENOIT, Pierre Jacques - Journey through Suriname. (Zutphen: Walburg) 192 pages, 1980. Travel. Descriptive. Suriname. A travelogue. By a French traveller (1782-1854). Bro.

 

BENSON, Joseph - A Sermon, preached at the Methodist Chapel at Hull, on Wednesday, the 7th of March, 1798, being the day appointed for a national fast. (London: G Whitfield) 40 pages 12mo pamph, 1798; (ibidem) 38 pages 12mo pamph, 1798 2nd ed. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Church. Religion. Methodists. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. A sermon. By a Scots Methodist minister and educator (1749-1821). Both issues exceptionally scarce. BL, DNB, Rag.

 

BENSON, WJP - The Isles of West; or a cruise in the Caribbean Sea. [London?] 43 pages pamph, ills, 1909. Travel. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A cruise narrative. Scarce. Cu.W, RES.

 

BENT, RA, and GH CLOUGH, and PS JORDAN - Economic Development in the Eastern Caribbean Islands. Series 3: Education. (St Augustine: UWI, ISER) 1966. Economics. Development planning. Education. Caribbean area. My.R, Pos, W&D.

 

BENT, Rupert Mortimer – A Modern Secondary Geography of the West Indies. (Kingston: Jamaica Publishing House) 220 pages, ills, maps, 1971; (ibidem) 248 pages, ills, maps, 1977. Geography. Education. Caribbean area. A secondary school textbook. A traditional geography, following an island by island approach. Pot.

 

BENT, Rupert Mortimer – [Jamaican educator; chief education officer (1911-). Pot.]

 

BENT, Rupert Mortimer, and Enid L BENT-GOLDING - A Complete Geography of Jamaica. (London and Glasgow: Collins Clear-Type P) 128 pages hb, 32 maps, index, green cloth, gilt lettering on spine, 1966. Geography. Education. Jamaica. A secondary school textbook. Com, Gos, Ing, LOC, Will.

 

BENT, Rupert Mortimer, and Enid L BENT-GOLDING - A Human Geography of Jamaica. (London and Kingston: Collins & Sangster) 64 pages, 1 map, 1968 1st ed; (ibidem) 64 pages 25cm, ills, 1978 2nd ed. Geography. Education. Jamaica. A secondary school textbook. Draws heavily on their "A Complete Geography . . ." Ing, Mon, Will.

 

BENTIVEGNA, Joseph Francis – The Neglected and the Abused: A Physician's Year in Haiti. (Rocky Hill: Michele Publishing Co) 171 pages hb, 1991; (ibidem) 171 pages pb, 1991. Health. Haiti. By a US opthalmological volunteer with Mother Theresa's Missionaries of Charity in Haiti.

 

BENTINCK, G – [British politician (fl 1848); styled Lord Bentinck; British MP. See: RM Martin, “The Sugar Question . . .”]

 

BENTINCK, William Henry Cavendish – [British statesman (1738-1809); styled 3rd Duke of Portland; home secretary, 1794-1801; later PM. See: "Letter from the Duke . . .;" and "Marquis Duquesne Vindicated . . .;" and J Sanderson; and GW Thellusson; and J Wentworth. DNB.]

 

BENTIVEGNA, Joseph Francis - The Neglected and Abused: A Physician's Year in Haiti. (Rocky Hill, CT: Michelle Publications) 180 pages pb, ills, 1990. Descriptive. Sociology. Poverty. Neglected. Abused. Haiti. By a medical doctor (1956-). Bow, LOC.

 

BENTLEY, Charles – [See: RH Schomburgk.]

 

BENTLY, Gerald - Some Preliminary Observations on the Chinese in Trinidad. (Montreal: McGill U, Interuniversity Consortium for Social Science Training in the Caribbean) 16 pages pamph, 1967. Sociology. Immigration. Chinese. Trinidad. Com.

 

BENTON, Elbert Jay - International Law and Diplomacy of the Spanish-American War. (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins UP) 300 pages hb, 1908; (Gloucester, MA: P Smith) 300 pages, 1968 rep. Law. International relations. Spanish-American War. United States. Cuba. A classic study. By a US academic (1871-1946); professor of history at Western Reserve U of Ohio. Bay, Hum, LOC, Tra.

 

BENZONI, Girolamo - History of the New World, By Girolamo Benzoni, of Milan. Shewing his Travels in America from AD 1541 to 1556, with some Particulars of the Island of Canary; now first translated and edited by Rear Admiral WH Smith. (London: Hakluyt Society, 1st Series, No 21) iv,280 pages 8vo hb, ills, 1857; (New York: B Franklin) iv,280 pages, ills, 1970 rep. Discovery. Exploration. Caribbean area. First published in Venice in 1572. By an early Italian traveller (1519-?). LOC, My.A, RES, Sab 4805.

 

BERBUSSE, Edward Joseph - The United States in Puerto Rico, 1898-1900. (Chapel Hill, NC: U of North Carolina P) xiii,231 pages, biblio, [1966]. International relations. Spanish-American War. Colonial administration. Puerto Rico. A study of the military intervention, the first 2 years under US rule, and the development of political institutions and movements. By a US historian (1912-?). Bay, Cev, Cor, Gos, LOC, Viv.

 

BERCHEN, William – Bermuda Impressions. (New York: Hastings House) 128 pages 23x28 cm, ills, 1976. Descriptive. Bermuda. Illustrations by William Berchen. Text by Ursula Berchen. BL, LOC.

 

BERCHT, Fatima, ed – Taino: Pre-Columbian Art and Culture from the Caribbean. (New York: Monacelli P, Museo del Barrio) 198 pages 28 cm pb, col and b&w ills, plates, biblio, [ca 1997]. Archaeology. Visual arts. Island Caribs. Taino. Caribbean area. BL.

 

BERENDES, Mary – Jamaica. (Chanhassen, MN: Child’s World) 32 pages, col ills, col maps, [ca 1990]. Descriptive. Jamaica. A children’s book. LOC.

 

BERESKY, Andrew E – Fodor’s Central America . . . [See: “Fodor . . .”]

 

BERG, CC, and AL STOFFERS, and LY Th WESTRA – Flora of the Netherlands Antilles. (Utrecht: Naturwetenschappelijke Studiekring voor Suriname en de Nederlandse Antillen) 209 pages, 1980. Botany. Aruba. Bonaire. Curacao. St Maarten. Saba. St Eustatius. Netherlands Antilles. Sch.

 

BERG, Daniel, and Denise BERG - Bermuda Shipwrecks: A Vacationing Diver's Guide to Bermuda's Shipwrecks. (Baldwin, NY: Aqua Explorers) 64 pages pb, 100 col and b&w photos, 1990. Descriptive. Disasters. Shipwrecks. Bermuda. A guidebook for divers. LOC, Whi.

 

BERG, Daniel, and Denise BERG - Tropical Shipwrecks: A Vacationing Diver's Guide to the Bahamas and Caribbean. (East Rockway: Aqua Explorers Inc) 150 pages, 2 maps, biblio, 1989. Descriptive. Disasters. Shipwrecks. Caribbean area. A guidebook for divers. Bo.C, LOC.

 

BERG, Robert J, and Carleen GARDNER, and Michael M HOROWITZ, and Palmer STEARNS, and Charles VANDERVOORT - Jamaica Feeder Roads: An Evaluation. (Washington, DC: USAID) 102 pages, 1980. Public transportation. Roads. Jamaica. A technical assistance report. Car, LOC.

 

BERGAD, Laird W - Coffee and the Growth of Agrarian Capitalism in Nineteenth Century Puerto Rico. (Princeton, NJ: Princeton UP) 242 pages hb, 8 graphs, 4 maps, biblio, 1983. History. Agriculture. Coffee. Plantations. Puerto Rico. A scholarly, comprehensive, and thoroughly researched history. Bow, Gos, LOC.

 

BERGAD, Laird W - Cuban Rural Society in the Nineteenth Century: The Social and Economic History of Monoculture in Matanzas. (Princeton, NJ: Princeton UP) 507 pages hb, ills, biblio, 1990. History. Economics. Agriculture. Monoculture. Matanzas. Cuba. Written as a result of his gaining access to Cuban archives, one of the first US academics to do so. Bow, LOC, Stu.

 

BERGAD, Laird W - [US historian (1948-); professor of Latin American and Caribbean history at CUNY. Web page. LOC.]

 

BERGAD, Laird W, and Fe Iglesias GARCIA, and Maria DEL CARMEN BARCIA - The Cuban Slave Market, 1790-1880. (Chapel Hill, NC: U of North Carolina P) 245 pages, biblio, 1995. History. Slavery. Slave trade. Slave markets. Demography. Cuba. An empirical examination of the demographic and price structure of slavery in Cuba in the period. LOC, Stu.

 

BERGERON, Eugene - How to Clean Sea shells. (Miami: Great Outdoors Publishing) 32 pages pamph, many ills, 1971. Marine resources. Molluscs. Hobbies. Shell collecting. Caribbean area. A guide for collectors. By a conchologist (1900-?). LOC.

 

BERGGRAAF, HH - Trends of a New Economic and Educational World Order: Suriname's Contribution Based on the Transfer of Action Theory and the Return to Nature Ideology. (Paramaribo: Privately Printed) 44 pages pamph, 1981. Economics. Technical aid. Business development. Suriname. Bro.

 

BERGLUND, David C - Shipwrecks of Anguilla, 1628-1993. (Basseterre: Creole Publishing) 28 pages pamph, 1995. Disasters. Shipwrecks. Anguilla. By a retired US pilot, veterinary surgeon and author; a long-time resident of Anguilla.

 

[BERGMAN, Lincoln et al] – Puerto Rico: The Flame of Resistance. Written by the Peoples Press, Puerto Rico Project. (San Francisco: People’s P) 180 pages 26 cm, maps, biblio, 1977. Colonial administration. Politics. United States. Puerto Rico. The continuing struggle for independence. Cev, LOC.

 

BERGMANN, Theodor – Farm Policies in Socialist Countries. (Westmead: Saxon House) 289 pages, 1975. Agriculture. Small farming. Economics. Cuba. Translated by Lux Furtmuller. Chi.

 

BERING, Peg – Gil and Peg’s Caribbean Cruise. (New York: Vangage P) 102 pages, 1969. Travel. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A cruise narrative. Com.

 

BERKEL, A Van – [See: VAN BERKEL]

 

[BERKELEY, George] - A Proposal For the Better Supplying of Churches in our Foreign Plantations and for Converting the Savage Americans to Christianity, By a College to be erected in the Summer Islands, otherwise called the Isles of Bermuda . . . (London: Printed by H Woodfall) 24 pages 8vo pamph, 1724; (ibidem) 24 pages 8vo pamph, 1725; (ibidem) 24 pages pamph, 1731; (ibidem) 24 pages pamph, 1752. Church. Religion. Anglicans. Bermuda. See also WC Dowding and SB Gray. By a British Anglican clergyman (1685-1753); the Bishop of Cloyne. 1st edition rare; all other issues exceptionally scarce. BL, DNB, LOC, RES, Sab 4878.

 

BERKELEY, Thomas Berkeley Hardtman - The Leeward Islands Past and Present. (London: SW Silver & Co) 28 pages 8vo pamph, 1881. History. Antigua. Montserrat. St Kitts. Nevis. Leeward Islands. Caribbean area. A reprint of a lecture given to the Royal Colonial Institute in London in 1880. By the VP of the Federal Council of the Leeward Islands. Reprinted from ‘The Colonies and India,’ of November 27, 1880. Scarce. Bay, Be.A, BL, Cu.W, My.R.

 

BERKELEY, Wayne Kenneth – Costume Design. (Laventile: Zenith Services, Printers) xxvi,108 pages 4to hb, 98 col ills, dj, 1999. Descriptive. Performing arts. Carnival. Costume design. Trinidad. Tobago. Full-page carnival costumes. By a Trinidadian prize-winning designer (1941-). Web page.

 

[BERKOWITZ, Rhoda H] - The Impact of Puerto Rican Migration on Governmental Services in New York City. (New York: NYU) 74 pages, 1957. Sociology. Social welfare. Migration. New York City. Puerto Rico. Bay, Bra, LOC.

 

BERLE, Beatrice Bishop - Eighty Puerto Rican Families in New York City: Health and Disease Studied in Context. (New York: Columbia UP) 331 pages hb, ills, biblio, 1958; (Salem, NH: Arno P, Ayer Co) 356 pages hb, 1975. Health. Migration. New York City. Puerto Rico. An intensive study of health and related problems of 80 PR families living in a NYC slum. By a US psychiatric social worker (1902-?); director of the US Federal Employees Health Service. Bay, Bra, Cor, LOC, Viv.

 

BERLEANT-SCHILLER, Riva, ed - Montserrat: A Critical Bibliography. (Santa Barbara: American Bibliographical Center, World Bibliographical Series. Oxford: Clio P) hb, 1991. History. Travel. Descriptive. Montserrat. A bibliography. Bow, Gos, LOC, Whi.

 

BERLEANT-SCHILLER, Riva, and Susan LOWES, and Milton BENJAMIN, ed - Antigua and Barbuda. (Oxford: Clio P. Santa Barbara: American Bibliographical Center, World Bibliographical Series) 209 pages hb, 2 maps, index, 1995. History. Travel. Descriptive. Antigua & Barbuda. A bibliography.

 

BERLEANT-SCHILLER, Riva, ed - [US anthropologist; professor of anthropology at the U of Maine and U of Connecticut.]

 

BERLINS, Marcel - Ramesh Maharaj: Barrister behind Bars. (Port-of-Spain: Key Caribbean Publications) 239 pages pb, 1979. Law. Legal profession. Ramesh Maharaj. Trinidad. Concerns a Trinidadian barrister held in contempt of court, who was later vindicated. Author (1941-). LOC, New.

 

Berlitz Cruise Guide Caribbean. (Lausanne: Editions Berlitz) 1985. Travel. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A guidebook for cruise tourists. My.R.

 

Berlitz Travel Guide: Bahamas. (New York: Berlitz Publishing Co, Pocket Guides Series) pb, 1992; (Lausanne: Berlitz Travel Guides) 128 pages pb, 100 col ills, 1993. Travel. Descriptive. Bahamas. A guidebook for tourists. Bow, LOC.

 

Berlitz Travel Guide: Bermuda. (New York: Macmillan) pb, ills, 1982; (Lausanne: Berlitz Travel Guides) 128 pages pb, 100 col ills, 1993. Travel. Descriptive. Bermuda. A guidebook for tourists. Bow, Whi.

 

Berlitz Travel Guide: Bermuda Pocket Guide. (New York: Berlitz Editors) pb, ills, 1989; (Lausanne: Berlitz Pocket Guides Series) pb, ills, 1992. Travel. Descriptive. Bermuda. A guidebook for tourists. Bow.

 

Berlitz Travel Guide: Caribbean Travellers Guide. (New York and Oxford: Berlitz Editors, Travellers Guides Series, edited by Alan Tucker) 440 pages pb, ills, maps, 1993 6th ed. Travel. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A guidebook for tourists. Be.A, Bo.C, Bow, LOC.

 

Berlitz Travel Guide: Cuba. (New York: Berlitz Publishing Co, Pocket Guides Series) pb, 1996. Travel. Descriptive. Cuba. A guidebook for tourists.

 

Berlitz Travel Guide: French West Indies. (Princeton, NJ: Berlitz Publishing Co) 128 pages pb, 100 col ills, 6 maps, 1987 rev ed. Travel. Descriptive. Guadeloupe. Martinique. French West Indies. A guidebook for tourists. Whit.

 

Berlitz Travel Guide: Jamaica. (Lausanne: Editions Berlitz) 128 pages, 8 maps, 1981; (ibidem) 128 pages pb, 100 col ills, 1992. Travel. Descriptive. Jamaica. A guidebook for tourists; concise and pocket-sized. Published in various other years. Ing, Whit.

 

Berlitz Travel Guide: Jamaica Pocket Guide. (Lausanne: Berlitz) pb, 1989; (ibidem) 144 pages pb, ills, 1995 rev ed. Travel. Descriptive. Jamaica. A guidebook for tourists. Bow.

 

Berlitz Travel Guide: Puerto Rico Pocket Guide. (New York: Berlitz Editors, Pocket Guides Series) pb, ills, 1989; (ibidem) pb, 1992. Travel. Descriptive. Puerto Rico. A guidebook for tourists. Bow.

 

Berlitz Travel Guide: Southern Caribbean. (Lausanne: Editions Berlitz) 128 pages, 8 maps, 1981. Travel. Descriptive. Barbados. St Lucia. St Vincent & The Grenadines. Grenada. Trinidad. Tobago. A guidebook for tourists; the typical mixture of cliché epithets and occasional historical inaccuracies. Pot.

 

Berlitz Travel Guide: Southern Caribbean Pocket Guide. (Lausanne: Berlitz Pocket Guides Series) pb, ills, 1993. Travel. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A guidebook for tourists. Bow.

 

Berlitz Travel Guide: Virgin Islands. (Lausanne: Editions Berlitz. London: Cassell) 128 pages, maps, 1977. Travel. Descriptive. St Croix. St Thomas. St John. United States Virgin Islands. A guidebook for tourists. Car, Mol.

 

BERMAN SANTANA, Deborah - Kicking off the Bootstraps: Environment, Development and Community Power in Puerto Rico. (Tucson, AZ: U of Arizona P) xii,211 pages 24 cm hb, ills, maps, biblio, index, 1996; (ibidem) xii,211 pages 24 cm pb, ills, maps, biblio, index, 1996. Economics. Business development. Operation Bootstrap. Puerto Rico. By a US anthropologist (1952-); professor of ethnic studies at Mills U. Web page. Bow, LOC.

 

BERMINGHAM, J - Vervet Monkey Troupe Movements and Activity Patterns for Golden Rock Estate, Nevis. (Quebec: Vanier College P) 1990. Wildlife. Zoology. Vervet monkeys. Golden Rock Estate. Nevis.

 

Bermuda . . . [See: "Berlitz Travel Guides . . .;" and "Insight Guide . . ."]

 

Bermuda. (New York: Bermuda Trade Development Board) 24 pages pamph, ills, 1923; (ibidem)) 16 pages pamph, ills, [ca 1930]; (ibidem) 28 pages pamph, ills, 1931. Travel. Descriptive. Bermuda. A guidebook for tourists. 1st edition scarce. RES.

 

Bermuda. (New York: French & European Publications, Panorama Books) ills, [date?]. Travel. Descriptive. Bermuda.

 

Bermuda. (London: HMSO, Colonial Annual Reports). Colonial administration. Bermuda. A parliamentary report. Published in various years.

 

Bermuda. (New York: Anfossi, Dale & Co, Touche Ross International, Tax & Investment Profile) 14 pages pamph, ills, 1984. Economics. Finance. Tax. Bermuda. A guidebook for tax planners. BL.

 

Bermuda. (London: Harper Collins, Collins Traveller Series) 127 pages 15 cm pb, col ills, col maps, 1991. Travel. Descriptive. Bermuda. A guidebook for tourists. BL.

 

Bermuda . . . Report of the Committee . . . [on] the Origin and Spread of the Yellow Fever by which Bermuda Was Visited in 1864 . . . (London) 112 pages folio, 1 diagram, 1 map, 1866. Colonial administration. Health. Yellow fever. Bermuda. An official government report. Exceptionally scarce. Sab 4909.

 

Bermuda: A Colony, a Fortress and a Prison . . . [See: F Whittingham.]

 

Bermuda: Adventure Guide . . . [See: Howard]

 

Bermuda after the War: Problems and Answers. (sl [Hamilton]: Economic Advisory Committee) 55 pages pamph, tables, 1943. Economics. Development planning. Bermuda. A WW II study. An official government report. Scarce. LOC.

 

Bermuda: An Economic Guide. (Hamilton: Bermuda Providence Bank) 23 pages 21 cm pamph, ills, 1 map, 1970. Descriptive. Economics. Bermuda. A guidebook for businesspersons. BL, LOC.

 

Bermuda: An Economic Review. (Hamilton: Gov’t Printer) 51 pages, [1983]; (ibidem) 19 pages pamph, [1987]; (ibidem) 24 pages pamph, ills, 1990. Economics. Development planning. Bermuda. An official government report. LOC.

 

Bermuda, an Island Paradise, with Description and Map. (Hamilton) 38 pages folio pamph, col photos, [ca 1920]; (Hamilton) 22 pages pb, col photos, [ca 1930]. Descriptive. Bermuda. A pictorial book. Many of the views were reproduced on early postcards. 1st edition scarce.

 

Bermuda, Bahamas and the Turks and Caicos Islands. (London: British Overseas Trade Board) 64 pages, ills, 1 map, 1976. Travel. Descriptive. Bermuda. Bahamas. Turks & Caicos Islands. A guidebook for businesspersons. LOC.

 

The Bermuda Botanical Garden, Formerly the Public Garden. A Guide to the Collection of Plants. (sl [Hamilton]: Dep’t of Agriculture) 34 pages 8vo pamph, 1961 rev ed. Botany. Horticulture. Botanical gardens. Bermuda. A guidebook for botanists. BL.

 

Bermuda Business Directory. (Hamilton) 1 vol, [date?]. Descriptive. Economics. Bermuda. A guidebook for businesspersons. LOC.

 

Bermuda Civil Disorders, 1968 . . . [See: HOB Wooding]

 

Bermuda Constitutional Conference, 1966 . . . [See: “Report of the Bermuda Constitutional Conference . . .”]

 

Bermuda. Correspondence Relating to a Petition from the Bermuda Workers Association Praying for the Appointment of a Royal Commission, Etc. (London: HMSO, Cmd 7093) 24 pages 8vo pamph, 1947. Colonial administration. Industrial relations. Bermuda. BL.

 

Bermuda Development Plan. (Hamilton: Dep’t of Planning) 3 vols, 1974-1978; (ibidem) 2 vols, [1983]. Economics. Development planning. Bermuda. An official government report. LOC.

 

The Bermuda Directory. (Hamilton: Bermuda P) 1990 1st ed. Descriptive. Bermuda. A guidebook for businesspersons. Published in various years. Gos, LOC.

 

Bermuda Environmental Scenario. (Washington, DC: Naval Weather Service Detachment) xix,199 pages, ills, 1974. Meteorology. Environment. Bermuda. Mainly illustrations. LOC.

 

Bermuda Generally. By Erratic. (Hamilton: Printed at the Royal Gazette) 29 pages pamph, 1885. Descriptive. Bermuda. Scarce. LOC.

 

Bermuda Houses and Gardens. (Hamilton: Island Press Ltd) 44 large pages pb, many ills, [ca 1965]; (Hamilton: Garden Club of Bermuda) 88 pages, ills, [ca 1979] 3rd ed. Descriptive. Architecture. Horticulture. Bermuda. A guidebook for tourists. BL.

 

The Bermuda Islands. ([place?]: Herrington & Scheihauer) 18 pages pamph, col ills, [ca 1910]. Travel. Descriptive. Bermuda. Scarce.

 

The Bermuda Islands: A Convenient, Picturesque and Salubrious Winter Resort. (sl: Quebec and Gulf Ports Steamship Co, New York and Bermuda Division) [28] pages 23 cm pamph, tables, ills, advertising, [ca 1878]. Travel. Descriptive. Bermuda. A guidebook for tourists. In double columns. BL.

 

Bermuda Islands Guide. (Hamilton: Clarion Enterprises) 15,24,15 pages pamph, col maps, [ca 1982]. Travel. Descriptive. Cartography. Bermuda. A guidebook for tourists. An atlas. LOC.

 

Bermuda Jubilee Garden . . . [See: EL Wardman.]

 

Bermuda Law Reports . . . [See: KJ Beatty.]

 

Bermuda, Nature's Fairyland, Official Tourist's Guide Book: An Authoritative Publication Issued for the Conveniences of Bermuda Tourists. (Hamilton: Trade Development Board) 64 pages pamph, ills, 1 map, [1919] 2nd ed; (ibidem) 31 pages pamph, ills, [ca 1921]. Travel. Descriptive. Bermuda. A guidebook for tourists. All issues scarce. LOC, RES.

 

The Bermuda Pocket Almanack for [1861]. (Hamilton: Printed by D McPhee Lee) 62 pages 16mo, 1861. Descriptive. Bermuda. An almanac. Published in various other years. Exceptionally scarce. LOC, Sab 4908.

 

The Bermuda Pocket Almanack, Guide and Directory for [1883]. (Hamilton: Royal Gazette Office) 8vo, 1883; (ibidem) 8vo, 1889; (ibidem) 8vo, 1900; (ibidem) 8vo, 1901; (ibidem) 8vo, 1902; (ibidem) 8vo, 1903; (ibidem) 8vo, 1904; (ibidem) 8vo, 1905; (ibidem) 8vo, 1914; (ibidem) 300 pages 8vo, 1925;. Travel. Descriptive. A guidebook for tourists. For 1881 see “The Bermuda Pocket Guide, Almanack . . .” All issues very scarce. BL.

 

Bermuda Pocket Guide . . . [See: "Berlitz Travel Guide . . ."]

 

The Bermuda Pocket Guide, Almanack and Directory for 1881. (Hamilton: Royal Gazette Office) 8vo, 1881. Travel Descriptive. Colonial administration. Bermuda. A guidebook for tourists. Continued as “The Bermuda Pocket Almanack, Guide . . .” Very scarce. BL.

 

Bermuda Tercentenary, 1609-1909: Commemorated at ye Ancient Town of St George by Unveiling of a Tablet and by other Festivities on Tuesday, February Fourteenth, One Thousand and Nine Hundred and Eleven. (sl [St George?]: SS Toddings) [ca 1911]; (Washington, DC: Library of Congress Photoduplication Service) [ca 1911]. Descriptive. History. Bermuda. Text in Spanish. BL.

 

Bermuda, the Bahamas, and Islands of the Caribbean Travelbook. (Heathrow, FL: American Automobile Association) 1 vol 22 cm, ills, 1995; (ibidem) 1 vol 22 cm, ills, 1996; (ibidem) 1 vol 22 cm, ills, 1997. Travel. Descriptive. Bermuda. Bahamas. Caribbean area. A guidebook for tourists. For the 1994 edition, see “ Caribbean Travelbook.” LOC.

 

Bermuda. The Happy Island. (New York) 71 pages, ills, 1946. Descriptive. Bermuda. Scarce.

 

Bermuda: The Isles of Rest. (Hamilton: Bermuda Trade Development Board) 22 pages pamph, many photos, 1 folding map, 1933; (ibidem) 22 pages pb, many photos, 1 folding map, [ca 1935]. Descriptive. Bermuda. A pictorial booklet. The 2nd edition has a different content to the 1st edition. There are at least 2 issues in the 2nd edition with different pictorial card covers. All issues scarce.

 

Bermuda: Travel Guide. (New York: HarperCollins) 128 pages pb, col ills, maps, 1991. Travel. Descriptive. Bermuda. A guidebook for tourists. Whit.

 

Bermudiana: A Bibliography. (Hamilton: The Bermuda Library) 27 pages pamph, ills, 1971. History. Travel. Descriptive. Bermuda. A bibliography. Jor, LOC.

 

Bermuda’s Best Recipes: 700 Tested and Specially Recommended Recipes. (Hamilton: The Cook Book Committee) 187 pages, 1991. Food. Nutrition. Bermuda. A cookbook.

 

Bermuda’s Heritage. (Hamilton: Dep’t of Community Service) [date?] 1st ed; (ibidem) [ca 1985] 4th ed. Social services. Bermuda.

 

BERNAL, AJH - A Geographical Catechism of the Island of Jamaica, and its Dependencies: With a Brief Outline of Their History and Topography. (Montego Bay) 1840. Geography. Jamaica. Exceptionally scarce.

 

BERNAL, Frank - Birds of Jamaica. (Kingston: Heinemann Caribbean) 128 pages, 43 col ills, 1989. Wildlife. Ornithology. Jamaica. Illustrated with original paintings. By an ornithologist (1921-?). Ban, LOC.

 

BERNAL, Ralph - Substance of the Speech of Ralph Bernal, Esq, in the Debate in the House of Commons, on the 19th of May, 1826, upon Mr Brougham's Motion for Taking into Consideration . . . Measures . . . for Giving Effect to the Resolution of the House of Commons of 25th May, 1823, Touching the Condition of Slaves. (London: J Moyes) 16 pages 8vo pamph, 1826. Colonial administration. Slavery. Amelioration. Henry Peter Brougham. Caribbean area. A pro-slavery tract. A speech. Urges making changes slowly. By a British MP and Jamaican absentee planter. Very scarce. BL, Rag, Sab 4917.

 

BERNAL, Richard L - The Integration of Capital Markets in the Caribbean: Problems and Policy Proposals. (Durango, Mexico: CEMLA, Report No 38) 24 pages pamph, 1977. Banking. Finance. Capital markets. Integration. Caribbean area. LOC, W&D.

 

BERNARD, Constance, and Jessica MOTT, and Raghuveer PASUPULATI - Economic Memorandum on Suriname. (Washington, DC: World Bank) 81 pages, 1980. Economics. Suriname. A World Bank report. Car.

 

BERNARD, Constance, and Ewart S WILLIAMS et al - Economic Memorandum on St Lucia. (Washington, DC: World Bank) 145 pages, 1980. Economics. St Lucia. A World Bank report. Car.

 

BERNARD, F Eustace - Against the Odds. (Port-of-Spain: Inprint Caribbean) xiv,265 pages, ills, 1991. Descriptive. Public order. Trinidad. An autobiography. LOC.

 

BERNARD, F Eustace - The Freedom Fighters. (sl: sn) 154 pages pb, [ca 2001]. Politics. Public order. Black Power riots, 1970. Trinidad. An analysis the political upheaval in the period 1969-1976.

 

BERNARD, F Eustace - [Trinidadian police officer (1914-?); former Commissioner of Police.]

 

BERNARD, George [pseud] - Wayside Sketches . . . [See: Gordon Bell]

 

BERNARD, S – [Speaker of the Jamaica Assembly, ca 1682. See: “A Narrative of Affairs . . . “]

 

BERNARDO, Robert M - The Theory of Moral Incentives in Cuba. (Alabama: U of Alabama P) 159 pages, 1971. Agriculture. Economics. Collective farms. Cuba. Introduction by IR Horowitz. Chi, LOC.

 

BERNAU, John Henry - Missionary Labours in British Guiana, with Remarks on the Manners, Customs, and Superstitious Rites of the Aborigines. (London: John Farquhar Shaw) xii,242 pages post 8vo, 15 engravings, 1 folding map, 1847. Church. Religion. Missionaries. Amerindians. Guyana. Scarce. BL, Cu.W, LOC, RES, Sab 4952.

 

BERNHARD, Virginia – Slaves and Slaveholders in Bermuda 1616-1782. (Columbia and London: U of Missouri P) xvii,316 pages 24 cm hb, tables, maps, biblio, index, 1999. History. Slavery. Bermuda. By a US professor of history. Extensive quotes from primary sources. A very readable academic work, also useful for family history research.

 

BERNIER-GRAND, Carmen T - Poet and Politician of Puerto Rico: Don Luis Munoz Marin. (Danbury, CT: Franklin Watts Inc) 128 pages hb, ills, 1995. Descriptive. Luis Munoz Marin. Puerto Rico. A biography. A children's book. LOC.

 

BERNSTEIN, Edward Morris – [US economist (1904-?). LOC.]

 

BERNSTEIN, Edward Morris et al - Reflections on Jamaica. (Princeton, NJ: Princeton U, Essays in International Finance, No 115) 63 pages pamph, 1976. Economics. Jamaica. A collection of essays by 8 economists. Car, LOC, W&D.

 

BERNTHAL, Ron - Saturday Night in Havana. (Thompsonville, NY: Mariposa P) 96 pages pb, 1992. Descriptive. Cuba. Bow, LOC.

 

BERRIAN, Albert H, and Richard A LONG, ed – Negritude: Essays and Studies. (Hampton, VA: Hampton Institute P) 115 pages, 1967. Anthropology. Sociology. Culture. Race relations. Negritude. Caribbean area. Includes the WI. Com.

 

BERRIAN, Brenda F – [US academic; professor of Afro-American, African and Caribbean literature at Wayne State U; professor of Africana studies, English, and women’s studies at U of Pittsburgh. Web page.]

 

BERRIAN, Brenda F, and Aart BROEK - Bibliography of Women Writers from the Caribbean, 1831-1986. (Boulder, CO: Three Continents P) 360 pages pb, 1989. Gender studies. Women. Caribbean area. A bibliography. Includes novels, poetry, folklore, autobiographies, biographies, children's literature. Gos, LOC, Mom, Sch.

 

BERRILL, Kenneth - British Guiana Development Programme. (Georgetown: BG Sessional Paper) 1960. Colonial administration. Economics. Development planning. Guyana. An official government report. Scarce.

 

BERROL, Selma – The Empire City: New York and its People, 1624-1996. (Westport, CT: Praeger) 1997. Descriptive. History. Migration. New York. Caribbean area. Includes the WI.

 

BERRY, LL – A Little Missionary Journey to a Great Missionary Area, Being a Fact Finding Itinerary to the West Indies, South America, the Republic of Haiti, and Santo Domingo and Jamaica. (New York) 47 pages pamph, 1938. Travel. Descriptive. Church. Religion. Missionaries. Haiti. Dominican Republic. Jamaica. South America. A travelogue. Scarce. Lag.

 

BERRY, MJ, and KD MUSGRAVE - Evolution of the Forests of Haiti: The Qualitative and Quantitative Changes in the Forest Cover of Haiti between 1958 and 1977. (Port-au-Prince: FAO) 1977. Forestry. Haiti. A technical assistance report. Car.

 

BERRY, Paul C - Introductory Exercises in Haitian Creole. (Philadelphia: American Friends Service Committee) 114 pages, 1962. Linguistics. Creole. Haiti. Lag.

 

BERRY, Paul C - R & D in Applied Psychology and Linguistics for Mass Education in Haiti. (New York: Hudson Institute) 1964. Linguistics. Education. Haiti.

 

BERRYHILL, Henry L, Jr – Geology of the Caiales Quadrangle, Puerto Rico. (Washington, DC: Gov’t Printer, US Geological Survey, Bulletin 1184) 116 pages, diagrams, tables, ills, maps, biblio, 1965. Geology. Caiales Quadrangle. Puerto Rico. Describes the mineral resources, interprets the geological history and structural features. Viv.

 

BERRYMAN, John - The Bahamas: A Social Studies Course for Secondary Schools. (London: Macmillan Caribbean) 100 pages 25 cm pb, 1 coat-of-arms, 1 genealogical table, ills, maps, biblio, 1980 1st ed; (ibidem) 112 pages 25 cm crown 4to pb, ills, 1988 2nd ed. Civics. Social studies. Education. Bahamas. A secondary school textbook. BL.

 

BERTHELOT, Jack, and Martine GAUME – Kaz Antiye Jan Moun Ka Rete. (Pointe-a-Pitre: Editions Perspectives Creoles) 167 pages, many photos, 1 map, biblio, 1982. Architecture. Martinique. For those interested in popular or vernacular architecture in the WI. In French Creole, French, and English. Pot.

 

BERTRAM, Anton - The Colonial Service. (Cambridge: Cambridge UP) xii,291 pages, 1930. Colonial administration. Public administration. Colonial service. British Empire. Caribbean area. Author (1869-1937). BL, LOC.

 

BERTRAM, Arnold – PJ Patterson: A Mission to Perform. (Kingston: AB Associates & Supreme Printers & Publishers) v,133 pages, ills, biblio, index, [ca 1995]. Descriptive. Politics. Percival James Patterson. Jamaica. A biography. LOC.

 

BERTRAM, George Colin Lander - In Search of Mermaids: The Manatees of Guiana. (London: P Davies) xiii,183 pages, col frontis, 1963; (New York: TY Crowell) xi,183 pages hb, 1964. Wildlife. Mammals. Manatees. Guyana. Bay, LOC.

 

BERTRAM, George Colin Lander - West Indian Immigration. (London: The Eugenics Society, Broadsheet No 1) 24 pages 25 cm pamph, biblio, 1958. Sociology. Race relations. Migration. Britain. Caribbean area. Bra, LOC.

 

BERTRAM, Kate, and Richard BERTRAM - Caribbean Cruise. (New York: WW Norton & Co) 292 pages hb, ills, 1948. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A cruise narrative. Bay, Lag, LOC.

 

BERTRAND, Alvin Lee et al - Analysis of Institutional Capability of Haitian Ministry of Agriculture . . . (Washington, DC: USAID) 106 pages, 1977. Agriculture. Public administration. Haiti. A technical assistance report. Author (1918-?). Car.

 

Bertrand Russell Assails US Threats against Cuba. (sl [Toronto]: Fair Play for Cuba Committee) 30 pages pamph, [1962]. International relations. Bertrand Russell. United States. Cuba. Chi.

 

BERUFF, J Rodriguez – [See: RODRIGUEZ-BERUFF]

 

BESANT, Walter - For Faith and Freedom. (New York: Harper & Brothers) vi,383 pages, 1888 1st ed; (New York: G Munroe) 356 pages, [1889]. History. Britain. Stewart Dynasty. Barbados. Cu.W, LOC.

 

BESAULT, L De – [See: DE BESAULT]

 

BESCHLOSS, Michael R - The Crisis Years: Kennedy and Khrushchev, 1960-1963. (New York: HarperCollins) 816 pages, 1991. International relations. Cold War. Missile Crisis. Soviet Union. United States. Cuba. By a US political scientist (1955-). LOC, Stu.

 

BESSEMER, Henry - On a New System of Manufacturing Sugar from the Cane and its Advantages as Compared with the Method Generally Used in the West Indies. (London: Printed for Private Circulation) 61 pages large 8vo, 1852. Agriculture. Sugar. Technology. Caribbean area. By a British engineer and inventor (1813-1898); knighted in 1879. Very scarce. BL, DNB, LOC, RES.

 

BESSIL-WATSON, Lisa, ed - Handbook of Churches in the Caribbean. (Bridgetown: Cedar P) 134 pages pb, 1982. Church. Religion. Caribbean area. A reference work. Previous edition by JA Brathwaite. Gos, Ing, LOC, Sch.

 

BESSO, Henry V – A Guide to the Official Publications of the Other American Republics: Haiti. (Washington, DC: Pan American Union, Latin American Series, No 23) 25 pages pamph, 1947. Public administration. Official publications. Haiti. A bibliography. See also O Neuberger for the Library of Congress edition. Lag.

 

BESSON, Gerard – The Angostura Historical Digest of Trinidad and Tobago. (Port-of-Spain: Paria Publishing Co Ltd) 347 pages hb, many ills, 2001. History. Angostura. Trinidad. Tobago.

 

BESSON, Gerard - Photographic Album of Trinidad at the Turn of the Nineteenth Century. (Port-of-Spain: Paria Publishing Co Ltd) 131 pages, ills, 1985. Descriptive. Trinidad. A pictorial work. LOC.

 

BESSON, Gerard, ed – Folklore and Legends of Trinidad and Tobago. (Port-of-Spain: Paria Publishing Co Ltd) 43 pages pamph, ills, 1989. Folklore. Legends. Trinidad. Tobago. LOC.

 

BESSON, Gerard, and Bridget BRERETON, ed - The Book of Trinidad. (Port-of-Spain: Paria Publishing Co Ltd) 421 pages hb, many photos, col plates, col engravings, 1991. Descriptive. Sociology. History. Economics. Culture. Trinidad. A collection of illustrated monographs covering all ethnic groups of Trinidad, Amerindians, Africans, East Indians and Europeans with profiles of the individuals who have influenced its development. A very large illustrated book. Gos, LOC.

 

BESSON, Gerard - [Trinidadian historian and publisher, creative director of Paria Publishing Co Ltd.]

 

BESSON, J Dolly – [See: DOLLY-BESSON]

 

BESSON, Jean - Martha Brae’s Two Histories: European Expansion and Caribbean Culture-Building in Jamaica. (Kingston: Ian Randle Publishers) pb, 2003. History. Jamaica.

 

BESSON, Jean, ed - Caribbean Reflections: The Life and Times of a Trinidad Scholar, 1901-1986. An Oral History Narrated by William W Besson. (London: Karia P) 175 pages pb, 3 maps, 23 ills, 1989. Descriptive. Trinidad. An autobiography.

 

BESSON, Jean, and Janet Henshall MOMSEN, ed - Land and Development in the Caribbean. (London: Macmillan Caribbean, Warwick U Caribbean Studies) xi,228 pages 22 cm pb, ills, maps, biblio, index, 1987. Agriculture. Economics. Land use. Caribbean area. A collection of essays. BL, Gos, LOC.

 

BESSON, Maurice - The Scourge of the Indies: Buccaneers, Corsairs and Filibustiers. From Original Texts and Contemporary Engravings. (New York: Random House) 330 pages hb, 5 plates, dj, 1929 1st ed; (London: G Routledge & Sons) xii,331 pages 29.5x23 cm small folio hb, b&w plates, 5 hand coloured plates, biblio, dj, 1929; (New York: Gordon P) 330 pages hb, plates, 1977 rep. Piracy. Buccaneering. Corsairs. Filibustiers. Caribbean area. A profusely illustrated coffee table book. A note from the publisher on the coloured plates states that they have been coloured by hand in close imitation of the originals. Translated by Everard Thornton. By a French historian (1885-?). The first two editions scarce, the Random House 1st US edition limited to 1040 copies, and the Routledge 1st UK edition to 960 copies only. BL, Bow, Gos, LOC.

 

BESSON, William W – [See: J Besson]

 

BEST, Curwen – Barbadian Popular Music. (New York: AC Inc) 1995; (Vermont: Schenkman Books) 200 pages, 1999. Music. Barbados. LOC.

 

BEST, Curwen – Culture @ the Cutting Edge: Tracking Caribbean Popular Music. (Mona: UWI Press) 267 pages pb, biblio, 2004. Sociology. Culture. Barbados.

 

BEST, Curwen – Roots to Popular Culture: Barbadian Aesthetics: Kamau Brathwaite to Hard-Core Style. (London: Macmillan, Warwick U Caribbean Studies) vii,264 pages 22 cm pb, discography, biblio, index, 2000. Sociology. Popular culture. Kamau Brathwaite. Barbados. BL, LOC.

 

BEST, Curwen – [Barbadian academic (1965-); lecturer at UWI.]

 

BEST, Ethel Lambard - Economic Problems of the Women of the Virgin Islands of the United States. (Washington, DC: US Dep’t of Labor, Women’s Bureau, Publication No 142) 24 pages pamph, 1936. Economics. Industrial relations. Gender studies. Women. St Croix. St Thomas. St John. United States Virgin Islands. An official government report. Co.C, Com, LOC.

 

BEST, Lloyd – Black Power and National Reconstruction: Proposals Following the February Revolution. (San Fernando: Tapia House, Tapia Pamphlet) 8 pages pamph, 1970. Politics. Public order. Black Power Riots, 1970. Trinidad. Com.

 

BEST, Lloyd – The Choice of Technology Appropriate to the Caribbean Countries. (Montreal: McGill U, Working Paper No 15) 9 leaves 28 cm pamph, 1976. Technology. Caribbean area. BL, LOC, W&D.

 

BEST, Lloyd – Government and Politics in the West Indies. (San Fernando: Tapia House, Tapia Pamphlets No 4 & 5) 2 vols, 8+4 pages pamph, 1971. Politics. Caribbean area. Com.

 

BEST, Lloyd – The Last Round: Is Tapia Ready? (Tunapuna: Tapia House) 15 pages pamph, [1975]. Politics. Trinidad. New.

 

BEST, Lloyd – Why this Political Paralysis? (Tunapuna: Tapia House) 15 pages pamph, [1980]. Politics. Trinidad. New.

 

BEST, Lloyd, and Deryck BROWN - Trinidad and Tobago Unit Trust Corporation. (Port-of-Spain: Trinidad & Tobago Institute) 83 pages pb, 1992. Banking. Finance. Unit trusts. Trinidad. Tobago. LOC.

 

BEST, Lloyd, and Norman GIRVAN, and CY THOMAS - Economic Liberalisation and Caribbean Development. (St Augustine: UWI, ISER) 48 pages pamph, 1993. Banking. Finance. Economics. Development planning. Trinidad. Tobago. A collection of 3 contributions on the floating of the dollar in 1993.

 

BEST, Lloyd, and Allan HARRIS, ed - A Party Politics for Trinidad and Tobago: The Flowering of an Idea. (Port-of-Spain: Tapia House Group) 91 pages, 1991. Politics. Parties. Trinidad. Tobago. Gos, LOC.

 

BEST, Lloyd, and Kari LEVITT et al - Externally Propelled Industrialisation and Growth in the Caribbean. (Montreal: McGill Centre for Developing Area Studies) 1968. Economics. Industrial development. Caribbean area.

 

BEST, Marigold - Visiting Quakers in Cuba at Easter 1994: Reflections from a Group of British Quakers. (London: Quaker Peace & Service) 32 pages, 1994. Church. Religion. Quakers. Cuba. Stu.

 

Best of the Caribbean. (New York: Fisher Travel Guide) 1 vol, ills, 1982; (New York: Fisher Annotated Travel Guides, By Sandra Hart) 273 pages pb, 1986. Travel. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A guidebook for tourists. Only 4 issues published, 1982-1986. LOC.

 

Best Places to Stay in the Caribbean. (Boston: Houghton Mifflin) 1 vol, ills, 1990 1st ed. Travel. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A guidebook for tourists. LOC.

 

BESTIC, Alan – Gary Sobers, King Cricket . . . as told by Alan Bestic. (London: Sphere Books) 160 pages, ills, 1967. Descriptive. Sport. Cricket. Garfield Sobers. Barbados. A biography. LOC.

 

BETANCES, Emelio - State and Society in the Dominican Republic. (Boulder, CO: Westview P, LA Perspectives Series) xviii,162 pages hb, maps, dj, 1995; (ibidem) xviii,162 pages pb, maps, 1995. History. Economics. Dominican Republic. An historical examination of how the government and economy developed. Bow, LOC.

 

BETANCES, Emelio - [US sociologist; professor of sociology at Gettysburg College. Web page.]

 

BETANCES, Emelio, and Hobart SPALDING - The Dominican Republic Today: Realities and Perspectives. (New York: Bildner Center, City U of NY) 200 pages pb, 1995. Descriptive. Economics. Dominican Republic. Bow, LOC.

 

BETANCES, Ramon Emeterio – [PR physician (1827-1898) early abolitionist and separationist; the inspirational leader of the Grito de Lares of 1868; he never returned to PR and died in exile in NY.]

 

BETANCOURT, Ernesto F – Cuba: Bringing the Background to the Foreground. (Washington, DC: Free Cuba Center of Freedom House) 34 pages pamph, 1997. Politics. Cuba. LOC.

 

BETANCOURT, Ernesto F – [Cuba-born former director of Radio Marti.]

 

BETANCOURT, Ernesto F, and Wilson P DIZARD - Castro and the Bankers: The Mortgaging of a Revolution. 1983 Update. (Washington, DC: Cuban American National Foundation) 20 pages pamph, 1982. Politics. Economics. Banking. Finance. Fidel Castro. Cuba. Bow, LOC.

 

[BETANCOURT, Juan] - From the Palm Tree: The Cuban Revolution in Retrospect. (New York: Carol Publishing Group) 224 pages, 1983. Politics. Cuba. Translated by Jane McManus. Bow, LOC.

 

BETETA, V Rodriguez – [See: RODRIGUEZ BETETA]

 

BETHEL, Edward Clement - Junkanoo: Festival of the Bahamas. (Basingstoke: Macmillan Caribbean) x,93 pages 18x25 cm pb, col ills, maps, index, 1991. Descriptive. Performing arts. Junkanoo. Bahamas. A pictorial book. Paintings contributed by Brent Malone. By a Bahamian musician and educator (1938-1987). BL, LOC.

 

BETHEL, Jeanette - A National Accounts Study of the Economy of Barbados. (Mona: UWI, ISER) 252 pages, [1960]. Economics. National accounts. Barbados. Bay.

 

BETHEL, Paul D - The Losers: The Definitive Report, by an Eyewitness, of the Communist Conquest of Cuba and the Soviet Penetration of Latin America. (New York: Arlington House) 615 pages hb, 1969. Politics. Communism. International relations. Soviet Union. Cuba. Latin America. LOC.

 

BETHEL, Paul D - Terror and Resistance in Communist Cuba. (Washington, DC: Citizens Committee for a Free Cuba, Cuba Policy Research Series 1) 53 pages pamph, 1964. Politics. Communism. Cuba. Bay, Chi.

 

BETHELL, Arnold Talbot - The Early Settlers of the Bahama Islands: A Brief Account of the American Revolution. (Nassau: Privately published. Jacksonville, FL: AB Vance) 116 pages, 1914 1st ed; (ibidem) 218 pages, 1937 2nd ed; (Nassau: By the Author, Printed in Holt, Norfolk) 218 pages 23 cm, 1937 3rd ed; (Baltimore, MD: Clearfield Co, Genealogical Publishing Co) 218 pages, 1992 rep. History. American Revolution. Loyalists. Bahamas. 1st edition scarce. Bay, BL, Com, Gos, LOC.

 

BETHELL, Leslie, ed - A Short History of Cuba. (Cambridge and New York: Cambridge UP) ii,172 pages hb, ills, maps, biblio, index, 1993; (ibidem) ii,172 pages pb, ills, maps, biblio, index, 1993. History. Cuba. Brings together chapters on Cuba from Vols 3, 5 and 7 of the "Cambridge History of Latin America." BL, LOC, Whi.

 

BETTELHEIM, Judith - The Afro-Jamaican Jonkunu Festival: Playing the Forces and Operating the Cloth. (New Haven) 1979. Sociology. Descriptive. Performing arts. Festivals. Junkanoo. Jamaica.

 

BETTELHEIM, Judith, ed - Cuban Festivals: An Illustrated Anthology. (New York: Garland Publishers, Studies in Ethnic Art) 272 pages hb, 40 ills, 1993; (Princeton, NJ: Markus Weiner Publishers) 2000 rev ed. Sociology. Festivals. Cuba. A pictorial book. On alkali paper. Bow, LOC, Stu.

 

BETTELHEIM, Judith - [US academic; professor of art at San Francisco U.]

 

BETTENDORF, RJ - Review of Ocean Transportation in the Upper Eastern Caribbean with Probable Trends and their Effect on Port Development. (Bridgetown: CDB) 81 pages, 1971. Public transportation. Ports. Harbours. Development planning. Caribbean area. A technical assistance report. W&D.

 

BETTO, Frei - Fidel and Religion: Castro Talks on Revolution and Religion with Frei Betto. (Sydney: Pathfinder) 1986; (Havana: Council of State) 353 pages, 1987; (New York: Simon & Schuster) 314 pages hb, dj, [ca 1987]; (Melbourne: Ocean P) 268 pages, 1990. Church. Religion. Roman Catholics. Politics. Fidel Castro. Cuba. A series of interviews with Fidel Castro. Translated by the Cuban Center for Translation and Interpretation. Introduced by Harvey Cox. By a Dominican friar from Brazil (1944-). BL, Gos, LOC, Stu.

 

BEUTEL, Frederick Keating, and Tadeo NEGRÓN-MEDERO - The Operation of the Bad Check Laws of Puerto Rico. (Río Piedras: U of Puerto Rico P, A Social Science Research Center Study) 158 pages, ills, maps, biblio, 1967. Law. Crime. Statutes. Bad cheque laws. Puerto Rico. Author (1897-?). Bow, LOC, Viv.

 

BEVAN, William – A letter to the Right Honourable Lord Brougham on the alleged breach of the colonial apprenticeship contract. (Liverpool: Marples & Co) pamph, 1838. Colonial administration. Apprenticeship. Caribbean area. Exceptionally scarce. GL.

 

BEVAN, William – The Operation of the apprenticeship system in the British Colonies: A Statement, the substance of which was presented and adopted at the meeting of the Liverpool Anti-Slavery Society, December 19th, 1837: With references to official documents, authentic narratives, and additional subsequent information. (Liverpool: D Marples and Co) pamph, 1838. Colonial administration. Apprenticeship. Caribbean area. Exceptionally scarce. KL.

 

BEVERLEY, Robert Mackenzie – Christ Victorious: A Sermon, Preached at the Independent Chapel, Scarborough, to Commemorate the Extinction of British Colonial Slavery. (sl: WB Johnson for the Author) 31 pages 8vo pamph, [1834]. Church. Religion. Slavery. Caribbean area. A sermon. Exceptionally scarce. BL.

 

[BEVERLEY, Robert Mackenzie] – The Evidence of the real merits of the Negro apprenticeship in the British Colonies examined. By Justus. (London: Printed by W Tyler) pamph, 1838. Colonial administration. Apprenticeship. Caribbean are. Exceptionally scarce. GL.

 

Beware of Russian “Peaceful Negotiations.” (Miami: The Truth about Cuba Committee) 2 pages pamph, 1963. International relations. Cold War. Soviet Union. Cuba. Chi.

 

BEYER, Don E - Castro! (New York: Franklin Watts, Impact Biographies Series) 176 pages hb, ills, 1993. Descriptive. Politics. Fidel Castro. Cuba. A biography. A children's book. Bow, LOC.

 

Bhadase Sagan Maraj: Hostile and Recalcitrant. (Port-of-Spain: A Maha Babha Publication) 19,200,4  pages pb, 2001. Labour. Unions. Politics. Bhadase Maraj. Trinidad. A biography.

 

BHANA, Surendra - The United States and the Development of the Puerto Rican Status Question, 1936-1968. (Wichita: U of Kansas P) 394 pages, biblio, 1975. History. Colonial administration. Law. Constitutional. Status. Puerto Rico. A scholarly and detailed description. By an Indian historian (1939-). Cev, Gos, LOC.

 

BHATIA, Mohinder S – Redistribution of Income through the Fiscal System of Puerto Rico. (San Juan: Puerto Rico Planning Board) 49 pages pamph, tables, 1960. Colonial administration. Economics. Taxation. Puerto Rico. An official government publication. Spells out in quantitative terms the incidence of taxation and the effects of government expenditures on various income brackets. Viv.

 

BHATNAGAR, Joti – Immigrants at School. (London: Cornmarket P) 278 pages 21 cm, biblio, 1970. Education. Sociology. Race relations. Migration. Britain. Caribbean area. BL, Com.

 

BIAGGI, Virgilio, Jr – The Puerto Rican Honeycreeper (Reinita). (Rio Piedras: U of Puerto Rico, Agricultural Experimental Station, Special Publication) 61 pages pamph, tables, ills, maps, 1955. Wildlife. Ornithology. Honeycreepers. Puerto Rico. The first extensive study of this native bird. Scarce. Viv.

 

BIANCHI, Andres - Land Reform in Cuba. (London) 1963. Law. Land reform. Cuba. Bay.

 

BIANCHI, William J - Belize: The Controversy between Guatemala and Great Britain over the Territory of British Honduras in Central America. (New York: Las Americas Publishing Co) 142 pages 8vo hb, biblio, [1959]. International relations. Border disputes. Belize. Guatemala. A full-scale legal discourse on Guatemala's claim. By an experience international lawyer. Bay, BL, Co.C, Com, Gos, Jor, LOC, Pat, Tra, Woo.

 

A Bibliography of books on Belize . . . [See: C Reyes]

 

Bibliography of British Guiana Compiled under the Aegis . . . [See: V Roth]

 

Bibliography of Education in the Caribbean . . . [See: VO Alcala]

 

A Bibliography of Published Material on British Honduras . . . [See: LH Bradley et al]

 

Bibliography of the Virgin Islands of the United States. Formerly the Danish West Indies. ([Charlotte Amalie]: GPO) 11 pages pamph, 1922. History. Travel. Descriptive. St Croix. St Thomas. St John. Danish West Indies. United States Virgin Islands. A bibliography. Bay, LOC.

 

Bibliography: Planning. (Port-of-Spain: ECLAC) 40 pages pamph, 1982. Development planning. Trinidad. A bibliography. A technical assistance work. W&D.

 

Bibliography: Transport. (Port-of-Spain: ECLAC) 1983. Public transportation. Trinidad. A bibliography. A technical assistance work. W&D.

 

Bibliotheca Barbadiensis: A Catalog of Materials Relating to Barbados, 1650-1860, in the Boston Public Library. (Boston: Public Library) 27 pages pamph, 1968. History. Travel. Descriptive. Barbados. A bibliography. A chronological listing of books, pamphlets, and manuscripts. LOC, Pot.

 

Bibliothecae Americanae Primordia . . . [See: W Kennett]

 

BICKELL, Richard - The West Indies as they are, or, a Real Picture of Slavery: but more particularly as it exists in the Island of Jamaica. In Three Parts. With Notes. (London: Printed for John Hatchard & Son, and Lupton Relfe) xvi,256 pages 8vo, 1825; (Birmingham: Printed by J Belcher & Son) 256 pages, [1825]. Colonial administration. Slavery. Jamaica. An unfavourable picture of island society, highly critical of the institution of slavery and the poor leadership offered by the white residents whom he characterises as unchristian and brutish. Replied to by A Barclay, "A Practical View . . ." By the naval chaplain at Port Royal, Jamaica. Both issues scarce. Bay, BL, Cu.J, GL, Gri, LOC, Rag, RES, Sab 5218.

 

BICKERTON, Derek - Dynamics of the Creole System. (New York: Cambridge UP) 224 pages hb, biblio, 1975. Linguistics. Dialects. Creole. Guyana. By a British-born linguist (1926-); professor of linguistics at the U of Hawaii. Web page. BL, Car, Com, Gos, LOC.

 

BICKERTON, Derek -The Murders of Boysie Singh: Robber, Arsonist, Pirate, Mass-murderer, Vice and Gambling King of Trinidad. (London: Arthur Barker) 230 pages hb, 19 photos, [1962]. Descriptive. Law. Crime. Murder. Boysie Singh. Trinidad. A biography. By a British novelist. BL, Ch.T, Co.C, Com, LOC.

 

BICKFORD, James - James Bickford: An Autobiography of Christian Labours in the West Indies, Demerara, Victoria, New South Wales, and South Australia, 1838-88. (London) vii,446 pages, plates, 1890. Descriptive. Church. Religion. Missionaries. Guyana. An autobiography. By a British missionary (1816-?). Scarce. BL, RES.

 

BIDDLE, Geoffrey - Alphabet City. (Berkeley: U of California P) 1 vol, [np] hb, ills, 1992; (ibidem) 1 vol, [np] pb, ills, 1992. Descriptive. Migration. United States. Puerto Rico. By a US photographer and educator. Bow, LOC.

 

BIDDLE, Nicholas D – The Cubans in Exile: From all over Cuba, and all Walks of Life, They Come to the US to Seek Freedom. (sl: sn) 13 pages pamph, [nd]. Sociology. Migration. Refugees. Miami. United States. Cuba. Chi.

 

BIDLAKE, John - Slave Trade. A Sermon Preached at Stonehouse Chapel on Sunday, December 28th 1788. (Plymouth) 32 pages 4to pamph, 1789. Church. Religion. Slavery. Slave trade. Stonehouse Chapel. Caribbean area. A sermon. An abolitionist tract. Opposes the trade. By a British divine and poet (1755-1814). Exceptionally scarce. DNB, Sab 5252.

 

Biennial Report of the Federal Government of the West Indies, 1958-9. (Port-of-Spain: Federal Information Service) 140 pages, 1961. Politics. Integration. BWI Federation. Caribbean area. An official government report. Scarce. Bar.

 

BIGART, DB - Water Problems of Puerto Rico . . . (San Juan) 40 pages pamph, 1960. Public water supply. Puerto Rico. Bay.

 

BIGELOW, John - Jamaica in 1850: or, the Effects of Sixteen Years of Freedom on a Slave Colony. (New York and London: George P Putnam) iv,214 pages 12mo hb, 1851 1st ed; (Westport, CT: Greenwood P, Negro UP) iv,214 pages hb, 1970 rep. Descriptive. Emancipation. Jamaica. Contains recommendations for reversing the present deplorable condition of the island. 1st edition scarce. Bay, BL, Com, Cu.J, Gos, Ing, LOC, RES, Sab 5305, Whit.

 

BIGELOW, John - Wit and Wisdom of the Haytians. (New York: Scribner & Armstrong) 112 pages 8vo hb, 1877. Folklore. Wit. Haiti. Recorded by the author in 1854 in Haiti. Scarce. BL, Cu.W, Ch.H, LOC.

 

BIGELOW, John - [US journalist and diplomat (1817-1911); associate editor of the ‘New York Evening Post;’ US minister to France; secretary of NY State. RES.]

 

BIGELOW, John – [See: BIGELOW Jr]

 

BIGELOW Jr, John - Reminiscences of the Santiago Campaign. (New York and London: Harper & Brothers) vi,187 pages, diagrams, 1 folding map, 1899. International relations. Spanish-American War. Santiago Campaign. Cuba. By a US soldier in Cuba (1854-1936). Scarce. BL, LOC.

 

BIGGS, HC - Report on Visit to Grenada, October 27 to November 12, 1958. (St Georges: Gov't Printer) 12 pages pamph, 1959. Colonial administration. Agriculture. Small farming. Economics. Marketing. Grenada. An official government report. Scarce. LOC, W&D.

 

BIGGS, HC - Report on Visits to Barbados during 1959 and 1960 to Advise on Marketing in Barbados. (Bridgetown: Gov't Printer) 39 pages pamph, 1961. Colonial administration. Agriculture. Small farming. Economics. Marketing. Barbados. An official government report. Scarce. Co.C, Com, W&D.

 

BIGGS, John - Letter to the West India Proprietory on Improvements in Colonial Machinery. (London: H Pownceby) 16 pages pamph, 1844. Agriculture. Technology. Caribbean area. Scarce. Cu.W, LOC.

 

BIGGS, John - Observations on the Manufacture of Sugar and Rum in Jamaica. (London: Fisher, Son & Co) 26 pages 8vo pamph, [1843]. Agriculture. Sugar. Distilleries. Rum. Technology. Jamaica. Scarce. BL.

 

BIGGS, John - [Civil engineer of Jamaica. BL.]

 

BIGGES, Walter – [See: T Cates]

 

BIGLER, Ellen – American Conversations: Puerto Ricans, White Ethnics, and Multicultural Education. (Philadelphia: Temple UP) xi,289 pages 22 cm hb, biblio, index, 1999; (ibidem) xi,289 pages 22 cm pb, biblio, index, 1999. Sociology. Ethnicity. Education. Race relations. Migration. United States. Puerto Rico. LOC.

 

A Bilingual Report on the Dominican Republic Today. (San German) 72 pages, 1964. Descriptive. Dominican Republic. An official government report. In Spanish and in English. Bay.

 

A Bill to Amend the Organic Act of Puerto Rico. Hearings before a Subcommittee, 78th Congress, 1st Session. November 16, 17, 18, 24, 25, 26, and December 1, 1943. (Washington, DC: Senate Committee on Territories & Insular Affairs, Gov’t Printer) 605 pages, 1943. Colonial administration. Law. Constitutional. Puerto Rico. A Congressional report. Chairman Dennis Chavez. Viv.

 


Mitchell's West Indian Bibliography

11th Edition: Don Mitchell QBE QC

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