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ROS, Martin - Night of Fire: The Black Napoleon and the Battle for Haiti. (New York: Sarpedon Publications) xvi,224 pages hb, ills, [16] pages of plates, 1994; (ibidem) xvi,224 pages pb, ills, [16] pages of plates, 1994. History. Black Napoleon. Haitian Revolution. Henri Christophe. French West Indies. Haiti. Translated from the Dutch by Karen Ford-Treep. LOC cites author as ROG. BL, Bow, LOC.

 

ROSARIO, J Colomban – [See: COLOMBAN ROSARIO]

 

ROSCOE, William - A General View of the African Slave Trade Demonstrating its Injustice and Impolity: With hints towards a Bill for its abolition: To the Right Honourable Charles Wolfran Cornwall, Speaker, and the rest of the members of the British House of Commons, with a full reliance of their attention to the interests of humanity, and the true honour and prosperity of their country, the following pages are most respectfully inscribed. (London: Printed for R Faulder) 44 pages pamph, 1788. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Charles Wolfran Cornwall. Caribbean area. An important abolitionist work. Exceptionally scarce. Rag.

 

[ROSCOE, William] - An Inquiry into the Causes of the Insurrection of the Negroes in the Island of St Domingo. To which are added, Observations of M Garran-Coulon on the Same Subject, read in his Absence by M Gaudet, before the National Assembly, 29th Feb 1792. (London: Printed and sold by J Johnson) 32 pages 21 cm 8vo pamph, 1792 1st ed; (Philadelphia: Reprinted and sold by Joseph Cruikshank) 39 pages 22 cm 8vo pamph, 1792. Colonial administration. Slavery. Haitian Revolution. French West Indies. Haiti. An abolitionist tract. Both issues exceptionally scarce. BL, Cu.W, LOC, Sab 75135.

 

[ROSCOE, William] - A Scriptural Refutation of a Pamphlet Lately Published by the Rev Raymond Harris, Intituled "Scriptural Researches on the Licitness of the Slave Trade." In Four Letters from the Author to a Friend. (London: Printed for B Law) 8vo pamph, 1788; (London: Printed and sold by J Phillips) 46 pages pamph, 1788 2nd ed. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Church. Religion. Scripture. Raymond Harris. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. Argues that it is the Divine will that all men should be free. Both editions exceptionally scarce. GL, LOC, Rag, Sab 30492.

 

ROSCOE, William - [British attorney, poet and author (1753-1831); MP for Liverpool from 1806; web page. See: G Harrison, “Some Remarks . . . “]

 

ROSE, Dexter Linzee - A Framework for Revising the National Accounts of Jamaica. (Kingston: Dep't of Statistics) vii,254 pages 28 cm, [ca 1962]. Economics. Public administration. National accounts. Jamaica. An official government report. LOC, W&D, Will.

 

ROSE, Dexter Linzee - A Survey of Housing Conditions in Delacree Pen, January, 1969. (Kingston: Dep’t of Statistics) 66 pages pamph, 1970. Town and country planning. Urban housing. Delacree Pen. Jamaica. An official government report. Com.

 

ROSE, Dexter Linzee - A Survey of Housing Conditions in Trench Town, September, 1967. (Kingston: Dep’t of Statistics) 61 pages 28 cm pamph, 1968. Town and country planning. Urban housing. Trench Town. Jamaica. An official government report. Com, LOC

 

ROSE, Dexter Linzee - [Jamaican author (1927-).]

 

ROSE, Eliot Joseph Benn – Colour and Citizenship. (London and New York: Oxford UP for the IRR) xxiii,815 pages 23 cm, ills, maps, biblio, 1969. Sociology. Race relations. Citizenship. Migration. Britain. Caribbean area. BL, Bra, Com, LOC.

 

ROSE, Frederick Gardiner, ed - British Guiana Medical Annual for 1919. (Georgetown) 131 pages, 1919; (ibidem) 1923; (ibidem) 1925. Health. Public administration. Guyana. By a physician in the colonial service; medical superintendent of the leper asylum in BG. All issues very scarce. RES.

 

ROSE, George Henry - A Letter on the Means and Importance of Converting the Slaves in the West Indies to Christianity. By Sir GH Rose. (London: John Murray) 43,44 pages 8vo pamph, 1823 1st ed; (ibidem) 43,44 pages pamph, 1823 2nd ed; (London) 43,44 pages 8vo pamph, 1825. Church. Religion. Christianity. Slavery. Converting. Caribbean area. Addressed to James Laing of Dominica. By a British MP (1771-1855). He believes that the restlessness of the slaves in the WI can only be quenched if they are converted to Christianity. 1st edition exceptionally scarce; other issues very scarce. Cu.W, DNB, GL, Ha.S, LOC, My.R, Rag, RES, Sab 73244.

 

ROSE, John C, and Anthony C LEWIS - Report on the New Town Planning Proposals: Redevelopment of Central Area, Castries, St Lucia, 1948. (Castries: Gov't Printer) 31 pages pamph, maps, 1949. Town and country planning. Urban housing. Castries. St Lucia. An official government report. Scarce. Co.C, Com, Mom.

 

ROSE, Robert – A full report of the speech of Mr Robert Rose, a West Indian, delivered at the public dinner given to the Right Honourable Henry Lord Brougham & Vaux, July 20, 1835, at the Amphitheatre, Liverpool, in reply to the sentiment “Civil and religious liberty all over the world”. (Liverpool: Printed and published by E Smith and Co) 15 pages pamph, 1835 4th ed. Church. Religion. Slavery. Caribbean area. Exceptionally scarce. GL.

 

ROSE, WV – Memorandum on the Barbados Fishing Industry for Consideration by the Marketing Committee. (sl [Bridgetown]: sn, Supplement to the Official Gazette) 29 pages pamph, 1955. Marine resources. Fisheries. Barbados. Scarce. Com.

 

ROSE-ROSETTE, Robert - Martinique, French West Indies. (New York: Vilo) 168 pages, ills, 1982. Descriptive. Martinique. French West Indies. Illustrated by Bernard Gerard. Gos.

 

Roseau Small Holder Project, St Lucia. (Bridgetown: CDC) 1977. Town and country planning. Land use. Small holders. St Lucia.

 

ROSEBERRY, William, ed – Coffee, Society, and Power in Latin America. (Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins UP) [304] pages 23 cm pb, 15 ills, 1995. Agriculture. Coffee. Politics. Power. Latin America. Caribbean area. Passim WI. Author (1950-). BL.

 

ROSELLY DE LORGUES, Antoine Francois Felix, Compt - Life of Christopher Columbus Compiled from the French of Roselly de Lorgues. (New York: Catholic Publication Society, The American News Co) xvi,620 pages 21 cm, frontis, 1869. Descriptive. Discovery. Exploration. Christopher Columbus. Caribbean area. A pious biography. Translated by John Joachim Barry. By a French author (1805-1898). Scarce. BL, LOC.

 

ROSEMAN, Curtis C, and Henry W BULLAMORE, and Jill M PRICE, and Ronald W SNOW, and Gordon L BOWER – Social Problems in a Small Jamaican Town. (Urbana-Champaign: U of Illinois, Dep’t of Geography, Paper No 6) 82 pages pamph, 1973. Social welfare. Jamaica. Com.

 

ROSEMOND, Henri Chrysostome – Liberty or Death: 15 Years of US Imperialism in Haiti. (New York: Elgie Novelty & Printing Co) 79 pages pamph, 1931. Colonial administration. US occupation, 1915-1934. Haiti. By a Haitian author. Scarce. Lag.

 

ROSEMOND, Henri Chrysostome – The Truth about Haiti and the New Deal Government with Colonel Paul E Magloire. (New York: Haitian Publishing Co) 1950. International relations. US relations. New Deal. Paul E Magloire. Haiti. Scarce. Lag.

 

ROSEMOND, Henri Chrysostome – A Vivid Melodrama, Haiti, Our Neighbor. (Brooklyn, NY: The Haitian Publishing Co) 95 pages, 1944. International relations. Haiti. A WW II study. Scarce. Lag.

 

ROSEN, Brian – Rosen’s Speak Jamaican. Irie! (Kingston: Newmarket Investment) 36 pages pamph, ills, [ca 1987]. Linguistics. Dialects. Jamaica. LOC.

 

ROSEN, Joseph A – Problem of Large Scale Settlement of Refugees from Middle Europe in British Guiana. (sl [Washington, DC?]: sn) 17 pages 28x22 cm, 1 map, 1939. Immigration. Refugees. Middle Europe. Guyana. A WW II report. LOC.

 

ROSEN, Robert C – Law and Population Growth in Jamaica. (Medford, MA: Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy, Law & Population Monograph Series, No 10) 44 pages pamph, 1973. Fertility. Family planning. Law. Jamaica. Com.

 

ROSENBERG, JC - Cultural and Social Aspects of Agriculture in St Croix. (Charlotte Amalie: College of the VI, Caribbean Research Inst) 1966. Agriculture. Small farming. Sociology. St Croix. United States Virgin Islands. Scarce.

 

ROSENBERG, Mark D, ed – Immigrants and Refugees: The Caribbean and South Florida. (Miami: Florida International U, LA and Caribbean Center) 1981. Sociology. Migration. Refugees. Florida. Cuba. Bra.

 

ROSENBERG, Terry Jean - Residence, Employment, and Mobility of Puerto Ricans in New York City. (Chicago, IL: U of Chicago P) xi,230 pages 23 cm pb, ills, maps, biblio, 1974. Economics. Industrial relations. Employment. Mobility. Migration. New York City. Puerto Rico. Originally presented as his PhD thesis. BL, LOC.

 

ROSENFIELD, Patricia L - The Management of Schistosomiasis. (Washington, DC: Resources for the Future) xii,136 pages 26 cm, ills, 1979. Health. Schistosomiasis. St Lucia. BL, LOC, Mom.

 

ROSES, Lorraine Elena - Voices of the Storyteller: Cuba's Lino Novas Calvo. (Westport, CT: Greenwood P, Contributions to the Study of World Literature, No 14) xv,155 pages 23 cm, biblio, index, 1986. Literary criticism. Lino Novas Calvo. Cuba. Author (1943-). BL, Bow, Gos, LOC.

 

ROSS, Arthur Edward - History of St Andrew's Church, Kingston . . . [Concerns Kingston, Ontario.]

 

ROSS, Alan - Through the Caribbean: The MCC Tour of the West Indies, 1959-60. (London: Hamish Hamilton) 296 pages hb, b&w photos, dj, 1960 1st ed; (London: Pavilion Library) vi,296 pages 22 cm hb, ills, 20 pages of plates, 1986 rep; (ibidem) vi,296 pages 22 cm pb, ills, plates, 1986. Sport. Cricket. Caribbean area. BL, Co.C, Com, LOC.

 

ROSS, Alan - The West Indies at Lords. (London: Eyre & Spottiswoode) viii,104 pages, 30 ills, 1963; (London: Constable) viii,104 pages 23 cm, ills, [16] pages of plates, 1986. Sport. Cricket. Caribbean area. Drawings by Lawrence Toynbee. BL, Whi.

 

ROSS, Alan - [British poet and sports writer (1922-2001). LOC.]

 

ROSS, CC - Grenada Justices Handbook. (sl, [St Georges]), [nd] . Law. Magistrates courts. Grenada. A reference work. Scarce. Pat.

 

ROSS, CC – [Grenadian colonial administrator (fl 1938). See: “Report of a Commission Appointed Under the Commission of Enquiry Ordinance . . .”]

 

ROSS, Charlesworth - From an Antiguan's Notebook. (Bridgetown: Advocate Commercial Printing) 32 pages pamph, 1962. Descriptive. Public administration. St Kitts. Antigua. Montserrat. An autobiography. Mainly the chit-chat characteristic of gubernatorial memoirs. By an St Kitts-born colonial career civil servant (1910-?); commissioner of Montserrat 1949-56; moved to Antigua as a young man in 1920. Scarce. Be.A.

 

ROSS, Clyde Polhemus – [A USGS geologist (1891-1965); a prolific author. See: TW Vaughan. LOC.]

 

ROSS, David F - The Long Uphill Path: A Historical Study of Puerto Rico's Progress of Economic Development. (San Juan: Talleres Graficos Interamericanos) 187 pages 22 cm, 1966; (San Juan: Editorial Edil) 188 pages, biblio, 1969 2nd ed. History. Economics. Puerto Rico. An unemotional study, noteworthy for its balance and understatement. LOC, Viv.

 

ROSS, Gordon – Cricketers from the West Indies: The Official Souvenir of the 1957 Tour of England. (London: Playfair Books) 23 pages pamph, [1957]. Sport. Cricket. Caribbean area. BL.

 

ROSS, Gordon – Cricketers from the West Indies: The 1963 Tour Official Brochure. (London: Dickens P) 23 pages pamph, plates, [1963]. Sport. Cricket. Caribbean area. BL.

 

ROSS, Gordon – Cricketers from the West Indies: The 1966 Official Tour Brochure. (London: Dickens P) 24 pages pamph, plates, [1966]. Sport. Cricket. Caribbean area. BL.

 

ROSS, Gordon – A History of West Indies Cricket. (London: Arthur Barker Ltd) [7],175 pages 23 cm, [8] pages of plates, [ca 1976]. Sport. Cricket. Caribbean area. BL, Car, Com, Ing, LOC.

 

ROSS, Gordon – [British journalist and author (1917-1985); web page.]

 

ROSS, Henry James - Thoughts on the Objectionable System of Labour for Wages in the West India Colonies; and on the necessity of substituting a system of tenancy allotment of the staple cultivation. (London: sn) 114 pages 8vo pamph, 1842. Colonial administration. Industrial relations. Caribbean area. Scarce. Cu.W, LOC, RES, Sab 73359.

 

ROSS, P – Circle of Light: Antigua and Barbuda. (London: Macmillan) 107 pages pb, col photos, 1998. Descriptive. Antigua & Barbuda.

 

ROSS, William Gillies - Historical Geography of Antigua. (Montreal: McGill U) viii,191 pages, 42 leaves of plates, maps, 1960. History. Geography. Economics. Antigua. A reprint of his PhD thesis. Bay.

 

[ROSSEAU, James Todd] - Tobago: Hints to Settlers. (Bridgetown: IDA, Vol 41 of West Indies Imperial Dept of Agriculture Pamphlet Series) 46 pages pamph, ills, 1 map, 1906. Colonial administration. Immigration. Tobago. A guidebook for settlers. Scarce. RES.

 

 

ROSSET, Peter, and Medea BENJAMIN, ed - The Greening of the Revolution: Cuba's Experiment with Organic Farming. (Melbourne and New York: Ocean P) 85 pages 22 cm pb, biblio, [ca 1995]. Agriculture. Organic farming. Cuba. BL, Bow, LOC, Stu.

 

Rotarians' Travel and Information Guide to Aruba: The Little Dutch Isle Caribbean Style. (Oranjestad: Aruba Rotary Club) 31 pages pamph, 1970. Travel. Descriptive. Rotarians. Aruba. Netherlands Antilles. A guidebook for tourists. Bro.

 

ROTBERG, Robert I, ed – Haiti Renewed: Political and Economic Prospects. (Washington, DC: Brookings Institute P) xiii,245 pages 24 cm, biblio, index, [ca 1997]. Economics. Politics. Development planning. Haiti. BL, LOC.

 

ROTBERG, Robert I, and Christopher K CLAGUE - Haiti: The Politics of Squalor. (Boston: Houghton, Mifflin) xvi,456 pages 24 cm hb, 1 map, biblio, dj, 1971. Politics. Economics. Poverty. Squalor. Haiti. A critical examination of political and economic conditions. Ch.H, Gos, Lag, LOC.

 

ROTH, Henry Ling - A Guide to the Literature of Sugar: A Book of Reference for Chemists, Botanists, Librarians, Manufacturers, and Planters, with Comprehensive Subject Index. (London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co Ltd) xiv,159 pages 22 cm, 1890. Agriculture. Sugar. Plantations. Caribbean area. A bibliography. Scarce. BL, LOC, Rag.

 

ROTH, Henry Ling - The Aborigines of Hispaniola. (London: Harrison & Sons) 42 pages 8vo pamph, 1887. Archaeology. Island Caribs. Hispaniola. Dominican Republic. Haiti. Reprinted from the ‘Journal of the Anthropological Institute.’ Very scarce. BL, Cu.W.

 

ROTH, Henry Ling - [British ethnologist (1854-1925); keeper of Bankfield Museum, Halifax, Yorkshire. LOC, RES.]

 

ROTH, John – West Indians in Toronto: The Students and the Schools. (Toronto: York Borough Board of Education) 1973. Education. Migration. Canada. Toronto. Caribbean area. Bra.

 

ROTH, Melanie – Fodor's Caribbean . . . [See: "Fodor's Caribbean . . ."]

 

ROTH, Vincent – British Guiana Museum of the Royal Agricultural and Commercial Society. Centenary History and Guide. (Georgetown: The Society) 105,xviii pages 4to, folding maps, 1953. Descriptive. Conservation. Museums. Guyana. A guidebook for visitors to the museum of the Royal Agricultural and Commercial Society. Scarce. BL.

 

ROTH, Vincent – Fish Life in British Guiana: A Popular Guide to the Colonial Fishes. (Georgetown: Daily Chronicle) 282 pages pb, 1 col folding plate, 1943. Descriptive. Wildlife. Fishes. Guyana. Scarce.

 

ROTH, Vincent – Notes and Observations on Animal Life in British Guiana, 1907-1941; a Popular Guide to Colonial Mammalia. (Georgetown: Daily Chronicle) 164 pages, 1943; (ibidem) ii,164,xv pages 21 cm, ills, plates, 1953. Descriptive. Wildlife. Mammals. Guyana. Co.C, Com, LOC.

 

ROTH, Vincent – Notes and Observations on Fish Life in British Guiana, 1907-1943; a Popular Guide to Colonial Fishes . . . (Georgetown: Daily Chronicle, Guiana Edition, No 3) ii,164,xv pages 22 cm, 54 ills, col folding plate, 1943. Descriptive. Wildlife. Fishes. Guyana. Both editions scarce. BL, Co.C, Com, LOC .

 

ROTH, Vincent – Path-Finding on the Mazaruni: The Journal of Six Expeditions on the Banks of the Mazaruni River in British Guiana in Search of an Alignment for a Road or Railway during the Years 1922, 1923 and 1924. (Georgetown: Printed by the Daily Chronicle, Guiana Edition, No 13) xix,270 pages 21 cm, folding map, 1949. Travel. Descriptive. Geography. Expeditions. Mazaruni. Guyana. Scarce. BL, Co.C, Com, Her, LOC, McD.

 

ROTH, Vincent – A Plea for the Better Conservation and Protection of Wild Life in British Guiana, together with a Comparative Schedule of the Wild Life Protection Laws in other English-Speaking Lands and a Proposed Wild Life Protection Ordinance. (Georgetown: Daily Chronicle) 74 pages 8vo pamph, 1949. Conservation. Protection. Wildlife. Law. Guyana. Scarce. BL.

 

ROTH, Vincent – Tales of the Trails. (Georgetown: Daily Chronicle) iii,151 pages 21 cm, ills, folding map, [ca 1960]. Travel. Descriptive. Trails. Guyana. A travelogue; his journal for the years 1918-1921. Scarce. LOC, McD.

 

ROTH, Vincent – [Tasmania-born long time resident of Guyana (1853-1953); folklorist, editor, legislator, naturalist; honorary secretary of the Royal Agriculture and Commercial Society for many years. Her.]

 

ROTH, Vincent, comp – Bibliography of British Guiana Compiled under the Aegis of the British Guiana Bibliography Committee by its Chairman, Hon Vincent Roth, MLC, by Direction of His Excellency the Governor. (sl [Georgetown]: The Committee) 1 vol, [np], 1948. History. Economics. Descriptive. Guyana. A bibliography. An exceptionally rare work, query that this item was ever published; Comitas describes it as a “microfilm copy of the typewritten manuscript made in 1951 for the Library of Congress.” BL, Com, Her, LOC, McD.

 

ROTH, Vincent, comp – Handbook of Natural Resources of British Guiana, Compiled under the Direction of the Interior Development Committee of British Guiana and its Chairman, Vincent Roth. With an Introduction by Sir Gordon J Lethem. (Georgetown: Daily Chronicle) 2 vols, 243+11 pages 35 cm, ills, maps, 1946-1947. Descriptive. Economics. Natural resources. Guyana. A reference work. Bay, Co.C, Com, LOC.

 

ROTH, Vincent, ed – Essays and Fables . . . [See: M Macturk.]

 

ROTH, Vincent, ed – Experiences of a Demerara Magistrate . . . [See: GW Des Voex.]

 

ROTH, Vincent, ed – Graphic Art in British Guiana: A Collection of Work by Local Artists, 1944-1948. (Georgetown: Daily Chronicle, Guiana Edition, No 14) 54 pages 29 cm, ills, 1949. Descriptive. Visual arts. Guyana. Scarce. BL, Co.C, Com, LOC.

 

ROTH, Vincent, ed – Letters from Guiana . . . [See: G Pinckard.]

 

ROTH, Vincent, ed – A Soldier’s Soujourn . . . [See: TS Saint Clair.]

 

ROTH, Vincent, ed – Twenty-five Years in British Guiana . . . [See: H Kirke.]

 

ROTH, Vincent, ed – Where Is It? A Gazetteer of British Guiana. (sl [Georgetown?]: sn) 136 pages 23 cm, ills, [ca 1938]; (Georgetown: Daily Chronicle) 137 pages 21 cm, 1 map, [ca 1940] rev ed. Travel. Descriptive. Guyana. A guidebook for tourists. Both editions scarce. LOC.

 

ROTH, Walter Edmund - Additional Studies of the Arts, Crafts and Customs of the Guiana Indians, with Special Reference to Those of Southern British Guiana. (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institute, Bureau of American Ethnology, Bulletin 91) xviii,110 pages, 34 plates, biblio, 1929. Anthropology. Amerindians. Arts. Crafts. Customs. Guyana. See also his “An Introductory Study . . .” BL, Bro, Co.C, Com, Gos, LOC, RES.

 

ROTH, Walter Edmund - An Inquiry into the Animism and Folklore of the Guiana Indians. (Washington, DC: Bureau of American Ethnology) 284 pages 30 cm, biblio, 1915; (New York: Johnson Reprint Corp) 453 pages, 1970 rep. Religion. Animism. Folklore. Amerindians. Guyana. A reprint of pages 103-386 of the ‘Smithsonian Institution Bureau of Ethnology, 30th Annual Report.’ BL, Bro, Com, LOC, McD.

 

ROTH, Walter Edmund - An Introductory Study of the Arts, Crafts and Customs of the Guiana Indian. (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution) 745 pages, ills, b&w plates, biblio, 1924 1st ed; (New York: Johnson Reprint Corp) 1970 rep. Folklore. Handicraft. Amerindians. Guyana. See also his, "Additional Studies . . ." BL, Bro, Jor, LOC, McD.

 

ROTH, Walter Edmund - [British colonial administrator (1861-1933); chief protector of the aborigines, Queensland. LOC, RES.]

 

ROTH, Walter Edmund, ed – Adrian Van Berkel's Travels . . . [See: A Van Berkel.]

 

ROTH, Walter Edmund, ed – Richard Schomburgk's Travels in British Guiana . . . [See: MR Schomburgk.]

 

ROTHENBERG, Morris – Current Cuban-Soviet Relationships: The Challenge to US Policy. (Coral Gables, FL: U of Miami, Center for Advanced International Studies) 12 pages pamph, 1974. International relations. United States. Soviet Union. Cold War. Cuba. Chi.

 

ROTHERAM, John - Sketch of the One Great Argument, Formed from the Several Concurring Evidences, for the Truth of Christianity. (Oxford) pamph, 1754; (London) 8vo pamph, 1763 2nd ed. Church. Religion. Christianity. Slavery. Barbados. Contains nothing concerning Barbados. By a British Anglican theologian (1725-1789); served as assistant at Codrington College in Barbados until 1757. Both editions exceptionally scarce. BL, DNB.

 

ROTTENBERG, Simon - Labour Cost in the Puerto Rican Economy. (Rio Piedras: U of Puerto Rico) 66 pages 22 cm, [ca 1951]. Agriculture. Sugar. Economics. Industrial relations. Puerto Rico. Scarce. LOC.

 

ROTTENBERG, Simon - The Economy of Antigua. (St John's: Gov't Printer) 10 pages pamph, [ca 1951]. Economics. Antigua. An official government report. Scarce.

 

ROTTENBERG, Simon - Report on the Sugar Industry of Antigua. (St John's: Gov't Printer) 23 pages 25 cm pamph, 1960. Agriculture. Sugar. Economics. Antigua. An official government report. Scarce. Be.A, BL, W&D, Wilk.

 

ROTTENBERG, Simon, and Nora SIFLEET - Report on Unemployment in the Presidency of Antigua, Leeward Islands. (St John's: Labour Dep't) 60 pages 24 cm pamph, tables, 1951. Economics. Industrial relations. Unemployment. Antigua. An official government report. Be.A, Co.C, Com, W&D.

 

ROTTENBERG, Simon, and Nora SIFLEET - Unemployment in Antigua: A Report Made to the Unemployment Committee Appointed by the Administrator of the Presidency of Antigua in the British Leeward Islands. (Río Piedras: U of Puerto Rico) 52 pages pamph, 1952. Economics. Industrial relations. Unemployment. Antigua. A new edition of their “Report on Unemployment . . .” LOC.

 

ROUGH, William – [See: "The Report of His Majesty's Privy Council . . ."]

 

ROUGHGARDEN, Jonathan – Anolis Lizards of the Caribbean: Competition, Coevolution and Plate Tectonics. (London: Oxford UP) 214 pages pb, ills, 1995. Wildlife. Geology. Herpetology. Lizards. Anolis. Plate tectonics. Caribbean area. Software companion to book due in June 2001.

 

ROUGHLEY, Thomas - The Jamaica Planters' Guide; or, a System for Planting and Managing a Sugar Estate or Other Plantation in that Island and throughout the British West Indies in General. (London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, & Brown) x,420 pages 21 cm 8vo, 1823. Agriculture. Sugar. Plantations. Slavery. Jamaica. Compiled as a guide to sugar plantation management; stresses the need for the application of more scientific techniques; while in no way questioning the need to preserve slavery he strongly urges planters to adopt incentives other than coercion to obtain an adequate labour return from their slaves; stresses the uneconomical means of cultivation and harvesting used by the average island planter. Scarce. BL, Cu.J, Gri, LOC, Rag, RES, Sab 73465.

 

ROUJA, Sandra Taylor – Notes from Sandra Taylor Rouja’s Bermuda Cottage Diary. (Hamilton: The Author) [61] pages 22 cm, ills, [ca 1983]; (ibidem) 1992 rev ed. Travel. Descriptive. Bermuda. A travelogue; a nature diary, 1971-1977. Illustrations by Helen AA Vriesendorp Niemeijer. LOC.

 

ROUMAIN, Jacques - [Haitian poet, novelist, journalist, and anthropologist (1907-1944); founder of the Communist party in Haiti. See: MK Cobb; and C Fowler; and GV Levilain. Her.]

 

ROUNDELL, Charles Saville - England and Her Subject Races: With Special Reference to Jamaica. (London) 48 pages 8vo pamph, 1866. Colonial administration. Social classes. Race relations. Subject races. Jamaica. By the secretary to the Royal Commission in Jamaica. Very scarce. BL, RES.

 

Rough Guide to Guatemala and Belize. (New York: Viking Penguin, Rough Guides Series) pb, ills, 1994. Travel. Descriptive. Belize. A guidebook for tourists.

 

Rough Guide to the Dominican Republic. By Sean Harvey. (New York: Viking Penguin, Rough Guide Series) 384 pages pb, ills, 2000. Travel. Descriptive. A guidebook for tourists.

 

ROUS, John - A Warning to the Inhabitants of Barbados: who Live in Pride, Drunkennesse, Covetousness, Oppression and Deceitful Dealings. (London) 4 pages 4to pamph, 1656. Church. Religion. Quakers. Barbados. A diatribe. By a Barbados-born Quaker (?-1694); emigrated to Rhode Island to preach, fled to London in 1659, later settled in Barbados as a merchant. Rare, 600 copies distributed in Barbados. DNB, Han, Sab 73485.

 

ROUS, Thomas - [Barbadian Quaker (fl 1650). See: G Fox, "Gospel Family-Order . . ."]

 

ROUSE, Irving - Archaeology of the Maniabon Hills, Cuba. (New Haven and London: Yale UP) 184 pages, 26 plates, 1942. Archaeology. Island Caribs. Maniabon Hills. Cuba. LOC.

 

ROUSE, Irving - Culture of the Ft Liberte Region, Haiti. (New Haven: Yale UP, Publications in Anthropology, No 24) 196 pages, 35 plates, 1941. Archaeology. Island Caribs. Ft Liberte. Haiti. BL.

 

ROUSE, Irving - Early Man in the West Indies. (San Francisco: WH Freeman & Co) 10 pages pamph, 1970. Archaeology. Island Caribs. Caribbean area. An offprint of pages 42-52 of ‘Scientific American’ for November 1969. My.A.

 

ROUSE, Irving - The Entry of Man into the West Indies. (New Haven: Yale U Publications in Anthropology, No 61) 26 pages pamph, biblio, 1960 1st ed; (New Haven: Yale U, Human Relations Area Files P) 1970. Archaeology. Anthropology. Island Caribs. Caribbean area. Jor.

 

ROUSE, Irving - Guianas: Indigenous Period. (Mexico City: Insituto Panamericano de Geografia e Historia, Program of the History of America, No 55) 100 pages 17 cm, 1953. Archaeology. Amerindians. Guyana. Suriname. Guyane. Bay, BL, Co.C, Com, LOC.

 

ROUSE, Irving - Porto Rican Prehistory: Excavations in the Interior, South and East: Chronological Implications (New York: Academy of Science) 115 pages 24 cm, ills, maps, folding map, 1952. Archaeology. Island Caribs. Puerto Rico. An offprint of pages 463-578 of the “Scientific Survey of Puerto Rico . . . “ LOC, My.A.

 

ROUSE, Irving - Porto Rican Prehistory: Introduction, Excavations in the West and North. (New York: NY Academy of Sciences, Scientific Survey of Puerto Rico & the Virgin Islands 18, parts 3-4) 2 vols, 153 pages 24 cm, ills, maps, biblio, 1952; (ibidem) 153 pages 24 cm, ills, maps, 1952. Archaeology. Island Caribs. Puerto Rico. An offprint of pages 307-460 of the “Scientific Survey of Puerto Rico . . .” Gri, LOC, My.A.

 

ROUSE, Irving - Prehistory in Haiti: A Study in Method. (New Haven: Yale UP, Yale U Publications in Anthropology, No 21. London: H Milford, Oxford UP) 202 pages 25 cm hb, 5 plates, maps, biblio, 1939 1st ed; (New Haven: Yale U, Human Relations Area Files P) 202 pages pb, plates, maps, biblio, 1964 rep. Archaeology. Island Caribs. Haiti. A highly technical study of pottery, etc. His 1938 PhD dissertation at Yale. BL, Bow, Ch.H, Gos, Gri, Lag, LOC.

 

ROUSE, Irving - The Tainos: Rise and Decline of the People who Greeted Columbus. (New Haven: Yale UP) xii,232 pages 25 cm pb, ills, maps, biblio, index, [ca 1992]. Archaeology. Island Caribs. Tainos. Christopher Columbus. Caribbean area. A 7000-year history of the Amerindians. BL, Bow, Gos, LOC, Stu.

 

ROUSE, Irving - [US archaeologist (1913-2006). See: JH Steward. LOC.]

 

ROUSE, Irving, ed - Papers in Caribbean Anthropology. (New Haven: Yale UP) biblio, 1960. Anthropology. Archaeology. Caribbean area. A collection of 8 papers. Mol.

 

ROUSE, Irving, and E Ricardo ALEGRIA - Excavations at Maria de la Cruz Cave and Hacienda Grande Village Site, Loiza, Puerto Rico. (New Haven, CT: Yale UP) viii,133 pages pb, ills, 1990. Archaeology. Island Caribs. Maria de la Cruz Cave. Hacienda Grande Village. Loiza. Puerto Rico. Bow.

 

ROUSE, Marilyn A – Jamaican Folk Music: A Synthesis of Many Cultures. (Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen P) xxiv,305 pages 24 cm, music, [ca 2000]. Music. Folklore. Jamaica. By a British music teacher and author (1949-). LOC.

 

ROUT, Leslie Brennan, Jr - Which Way Out? An Analysis of the Venezuela-Guyana Boundary Dispute. (East Lansing: Michigan State U, LA Studies Center) x,130 pages 28 cm, 1 map, [1971]. International relations. Border disputes. Venezuela. Guyana. Author (1936-). Com, LOC, New.

 

ROUVELLET, John Doeke Romney – [See: "Trial of JDR Rouvellet . . ."]

 

Rover [pseud] – [See: A Radford.]

 

ROWAN, Andrew Summers, and Marathon Montrose RAMSEY - The Island of Cuba: Descriptive and Historical Account. (New York: H Holt & Co) x,279 pages 18 cm, 2 folding maps, 1896 1st ed; (ibidem) x,279 pages 18 cm, 2 col folding maps, 1897 2nd ed; (London: Gay & Bird, NY Printed) x,279 pages 8vo, 2 col folding maps, 1898. History. Descriptive. Cuba. Bay, BL, Cu.W, LOC.

 

ROWAN, Richard Wilmer - Cuba: The Big Red Lie: The Startling True Story of Red Cuba. Russia’s powerful new base for a vast network of spies and saboteurs undermining the Americas. Report on Russian Espionage. (Kingston, NY: Quinn Publishing Co, A National Events Report) 96 pages 24 cm, [1963]. Politics. Spies. Espionage. Russia. Cuba. Author (1894-?). Bay, Chi, LOC.

 

ROWDON, Larry – In the Path of the Wind: Recollections of Montserrat. (Osgoode, Ont: September House) iv,144 pages 22 cm pb, ills, biblio, [ca 1977]. Descriptive. Religion. Bahais. Montserrat. By a Canadian poet and Bahai missionary. BL, LOC.

 

ROWE, Helen – A Guide to the Records of Bermuda. (Hamilton: Bermuda Archives) 1980. Archives. Bermuda. BL.

 

ROWE, J - [British colonial jurist; C-J of Jamaica. See: H Sterne.]

 

ROWE, Leo Stanton – Reorganization of Local Government in Cuba. (Philadelphia: The American Academy of Political & Social Science) 10 pages 25 cm pamph, 1905. Colonial administration. Local government. Cuba. A reprint from a journal. Scarce. LOC.

 

ROWE, Leo Stanton – Report of the Code Commission of Porto Rico: Commentary on the Proposed Codes. (San Juan) 582 pages, 1902. Colonial administration. Law. Code Commission. Puerto Rico. An official government report. Scarce. Bay.

 

ROWE, Leo Stanton – Report of the Commission to Revise and Compile the Laws of Porto Rico. (Washington, DC: GPO) 2 vols, 1901. Colonial administration. Law. Law revision. Puerto Rico. An official government report. Scarce. Bay, LOC.

 

ROWE, Leo Stanton – The United States and Porto Rico: With Special Reference to the Problems Arising out of our Contact with the Spanish-American Civilization. (New York) 271 pages, 1900; (New York: Longmans Green & Co) xiv,271 pages 20 cm, 1904; (New York: Arno P, PR Experience) 271 pages, 1975; (New York: Gordon P) 271 pages, 1976 rep; (Salem, NH: Ayer Co, PR Experience Series) 290 pages hb, 1990 rep. Colonial administration. Puerto Rico. Describes financial incentives offered to investors. A classic work. Bay, BL, Bow, Cev, Cu.W, Gos, LOC, Viv.

 

ROWE, Leo Stanton – [US jurist (1871-1946); member of the commission to revise and compile the laws of PR from 1900-01, and chairman of the PR Code Commission, 1901-02. LOC.]

 

ROWE, Patricia M, and Susan J O'CONNOR - Detailed Statistics on the Urban and Rural Population of Cuba, 1950-2010. (Washington, DC: US Bureau of the Census) v,297 pages 28 cm, [1984]. Demography. Population. Statistics. Cuba. A reference work. Gos, LOC.

 

ROWE, Richard R et al - Virgin Islands Intelligence Testing Survey. (New York: Columbia U, Teachers College, Institute of Psychological Research) 104 pages, 1963. Education. St Croix. St Thomas. St John. United States Virgin Islands. Co.C, Com.

 

ROWLAND, Thomas - Memoirs of the Late Rev Isaac Bradnack, Wesleyan Minister, and Formerly a Missionary in the West Indies. (London) 158 pages 8vo, 1835. Church. Religion. Methodists. Isaac Bradnack. Caribbean area. Superficial comments on missionary activities. By a Welsh Methodist minister. Very scarce. BL, Han.

 

ROXBURGH, Archibald - Stock and Stock Raising. (Kingston: IOJ, Lecture 5) 28 pages pamph, 1881. Agriculture. Livestock. Jamaica. A lecture. Exceptionally scarce. BL, RES.

 

ROXBURGH, Thomas Lawrence – [Jamaican author (1853-1955); colonial secretary of Jamaica. LOC.]

 

ROXBURGH, Thomas Lawrence, and JC FORD, ed – The Handbook of Jamaica . . . [See: “Handbook of Jamaica . . .“]

 

ROY, James A - Kingston: The King's Town . . . [Concerns Ontario, not Jamaica.]

 

The Royal Almanack and Register. (Kingston) 1786 1st ed; (ibidem) 1787; (ibidem) 1788; (ibidem) 1791. Descriptive. Jamaica. An almanac. The successor to Douglass and Aikman, "Almanack and Register . . ." See: "Royal Register . . ." All issues rare.

 

The Royal Bahama Gazette . . . [See: J Wells.]

 

Royal Commission . . . to Inquire into the Condition and Affairs of the Island of Dominica . . . [See: RGC Hamilton.]

 

Royal Commission Appointed in December, 1882, to Enquire into the Public Revenues . . . [See: W Crossman and GS Baden-Powell.]

 

Royal Commission of Enquiry to Enquire into the Disturbances in Jamaica . . . [See: “Report of the Royal Commission of Enquiry . . .”]

 

Royal Commission, 1866, to Enquire into the Late Disturbances . . . [See: “Report of the Royal Commission . . .”]

 

Royal Commission on the Conditions and Affairs of the Island of Dominica . . . [See: R Hamilton.]

 

Royal Commission on Trade Relations between Canada and the West Indies. Minutes of Evidence Taken in Canada and Appendix. (London: HMSO, Cmd 4991) 179 pages, 1910. Colonial administration. Trade. Canada. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. RES.

 

Royal Commission on Trade Relations between Canada and the West Indies. Minutes of Evidence Taken in the West Indies and Appendix. (London: HMSO, Cmd 5370) 337 pages, 1910. Colonial administration. Trade. Canada. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. RES.

 

Royal Commission on Trade Relations between Canada and the West Indies. Minutes of Evidence Taken in London and Appendix. (London: HMSO, Cmd 5371) 124 pages, 1910. Colonial administration. Trade. Canada. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. RES.

 

Royal Commission on Trade Relations between Canada and the West Indies. Report. (London: HMSO, Cmd 5369) 60 pages pamph, 1910. Colonial administration. Trade. Canada. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. RES.

 

Royal Commission to Review the Incidence of Crime in Bermuda . . . [See: PT Georges.]

 

Royal Commonwealth Society Library . . . [See: E Lewin.]

 

The Royal Gazette. (Port-of-Spain: Gov’t Printer) 1910. Colonial administration. Mass communications. Journalism. Royal Gazette. Trinidad. Tobago. An official government publication. Published in various years. All issues exceptionally scarce. LOC.

 

The Royal Gazette . . . (Kingston: Douglass & Aikman) 23-35 cm folio, 1778 1st ed. Colonial administration. Mass communications. Journalism. Royal Gazette. Jamaica. An official government publication Continued at least to 1786. All issues exceptionally scarce. LOC, Sab 73789.

 

Royal Gazette and Bahamas Advertiser. (Nassau: Printed by R Wilson) 1804; (Nassau) 1813. Colonial administration. Mass communications. Journalism. Royal Gazette. Bahamas. An official government publication Published in various years. All issues rare. LOC.

 

Royal Mail Steam Packet Company: Tours in the West Indies. (Halifax) 48 pages pamph, 1 map, 1917. Travel. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A guidebook for cruise tourists.

 

Royal Mail Steam Packet Company, under Contract with Her Majesty's Government, for the Conveyance of the Mails for the West Indies, Mexico . . . (London: Mitchell & Son, Printers) 22 pages 8vo pamph, 1 map, 1863. Descriptive. Royal Mail Steam Packet Company. Hobbies. Stamp collecting. Philately. Caribbean area. Very scarce. Sab 73799.

 

The Royal Register and Jamaica Almanack. (Kingston) 1812 1st ed; (ibidem) 1813; (ibidem) 1814; (ibidem) 221 pages, 1815. Descriptive. Colonial administration. Jamaica. An almanac. See also "Royal Almanack and Register . . ." All issues very scarce. LOC, Rag, RES.

 

ROYCE, Frederick - The Burning of St Pierre and the Eruption of Mount Pelee. (Chicago and New York: Continental Publishing Co) iv,192 pages 19 cm, frontis, plates, 1 folding map, [1902]. Disasters. Seismology. Volcanoes. St Pierre. Martinique. BL, Cu.W, LOC.

 

ROYER, John - Black Britain's Dilemma: A Medico-social Transcultural Study of West Indians. Vol 1. (Roseau: Tropical Printers) 399 pages pb, biblio, 1977. Health. Sociology. Race relations. Migration. Britain. Caribbean area. A second volume is planned. By a Dominican psychiatrist. Ing, My.R.

 

ROYES, Heather Hope – The Caribbean Raj. (Kingston: Ian Randal) xiii,43 pages 23 cm, ills, 1996. Descriptive. Colonial administration. British Empire. Jamaica. BL, LOC.

 

ROYES, Heather Hope, and Gillian ROYES-BACCUS, ed - Jamaica Farmers' Guide. (Kingston: Selectco/JAS) x,338 pages, [nd]. Agriculture. Small farming. Jamaica. Ban, BL.

 

ROYS, Ralph Loveland - The Ethno-botany of the Maya. (New Orleans: Tulane U) xxiv,359 pages 27 cm, biblio, 1931; (Philadelphia: ISHI) xxiii,380 pages 25 cm, [1976]. Archaeology. Mayas. Health. Ethno-botany. Herbs. Belize. A remarkable translation of Maya medical recipes, together with a classification of the herbs, trees and animals used to cure diseases and ailments by the ancient Maya. BL, LOC, Woo.

 

ROYS, Ralph Loveland - The Indian Background of Colonial Yucatan. (Washington, DC: Carnegie Institution, Publication No 548) vii,244 pages 25 cm, plates, maps, 2 folding maps, biblio, 1943 1st ed; (Norman: U of Oklahoma P) xv,244 pages 26 cm, ills, plates, maps, [1972] new ed. Archaeology. Mayas. Yucatan. Belize. An important contribution to understanding pre-Columbian Belize. BL, LOC, Woo.

 

ROYS, Ralph Loveland - [US archaeologist (1879-1965). LOC.]

 

Rubber: Trinidad and Tobago. (Port-of-Spain: Agricultural Dep't) 35 pages pamph, ills, 1 map, 1911. Agriculture. Rubber. Trinidad. Tobago. An official government publication; issued in conjunction with the rubber exhibition in London. Exceptionally scarce. RES.

 

RUBENS, Horatio Seymour - Liberty: The Story of Cuba. (New York: Brewer, Warren & Putnam) 447 pages 21 cm hb, frontis, ills, plates, 1932 1st ed; (New York: AMS Press) 447 pages 23 cm hb, ills, plates, [1970] rep; (Salem, NH: Ayer, American Imperialism, Viewpoints of US Foreign Policy 1898-1941 Series) 447 pages 23 cm hb, ills, plates, 1970 rep. International relations. History. Cuba. The Cuban struggle for independence. By the NY legal adviser to the Cuban junta in the 1890s (1869-1941). Bay, BL, Bow, Gos, Hum, LOC, Tra.

 

RUBENSTEIN, Hymie - Coping with Poverty: Adaptive Strategies in a Caribbean Village. (Boulder, CO: Westview P, Westview Special Studies in Social, Political & Economic Development) xx,389 pages 23 cm pb, ills, 1987. Economics. Poverty. Sociology. Adaptive strategies. St Vincent. BL, Gos, LOC.

 

RUBENSTEIN, Richard L – The Lessons of Grenada and the Ethics of Military Intervention. (Washington, DC: Washington Institute for Values in Public Policy) 18 leaves 29 cm, [ca 1984]. International relations. Military. US intervention, 1983. Urgent Fury. Grenada. LOC.

 

RUBIN, Vera, ed – Cannabis and Culture: Conference on Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Cannabis, 1973, Chicago. (The Hague: Mouton) xiv,598 pages 24 cm, ills, 14 leaves of plates, maps, biblio, index, [1976]. Health. Anthropology. Botany. Cannabis. Marijuana. Ganja. Jamaica. A collection of conference papers. BL, Com, LOC.

 

RUBIN, Vera, ed – Caribbean Studies: A Symposium. (Mona: UWI, ISER) viii,124 pages 24 cm, 1 map, biblio, [1957] 1st ed; (Seattle and London: U of Washington P, The American Ethnological Society, Monograph No 34) 124 pages hb, 1960 2nd ed; (ibidem) 1970 2nd printing; (New York: AMS Press) 124 pages hb, 1988 rep. Sociology. Anthropology. Caribbean area. A collection of conference papers on plantation America that signalled the growth of scholarly interest in the Caribbean, and that studied "the plantation society as a socio-historical determinant of contemporary subcultures." The AMS is a reprint of the 1960 edition. Bay, BL, Co.C, Com, Gos, LOC, My.R.

 

RUBIN, Vera, ed – Consultant's Report on the National Conference on Fertility and the Adolescent, Jamaica, 1980. (Washington, DC: American Public Health Association) 50 pages pamph, 1980. Demography. Fertility. Family planning. Jamaica. A technical assistance report.

 

RUBIN, Vera, ed – Plantation Systems of the New World. (Washington, DC: Pan American Union & Research Institute for the Study of Man, Social Science Monographs, No 7) 212 pages, 1959. Sociology. Anthropology. Economics. Plantations. New World. Caribbean area. A collection of papers resulting from a subsequent symposium. Co.C, Com.

 

RUBIN, Vera, ed – Social and Cultural Pluralism in the Caribbean. (New York: New York Academy of Sciences) 1960; (ibidem) 1978. Sociology. Anthropology. Pluralism. Caribbean area. The result of yet a third symposium. An offprint of pages 761-916 of the ‘Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences.’ Com.

 

RUBIN, Vera, and Lambros COMITAS - Ganja in Jamaica: A Medical Anthropological Study of Chronic Marijuana Use. (Paris: Mouton, New Babylon Studies in the Social Sciences, No 26) xx,205 pages 24 cm hb, biblio, 1975; (Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Anchor P) 217 pages, 1976. Sociology. Health. Cannabis. Marijuana. Ganja. Jamaica. BL, Bow, Car, Com, Gos, Ing, Jor, LOC, New.

 

RUBIN, Vera, and Lambros COMITAS - Ganja in Jamaica: The Effects of Marijuana Use. (Garden City, NY: Anchor Books) 217 pages, biblio, 1976. Sociology. Health. Cannabis. Marijuana. Ganja. Jamaica. The US title of their “Ganja in Jamaica . . .” Car, Gos.

 

RUBIN, Vera, and Richard P SCHAEDEL, ed - The Haitian Potential. Research and Resources of Haiti. Conference on Research and Resources of Haiti, 1967, New York. (New York: Teachers College P) xxiv,284 pages 24 cm, ills, maps, biblio, [ca 1975]. Economics. Development planning. Haiti. A collection of conference papers. BL, Ch.H, Gos, Lag, LOC.

 

RUBIN, Vera, and Marisa ZAVALLONI - We Wish to Be Looked Upon: A Study of the Aspirations of Youth in a Developing Society. (New York: Columbia U, Teachers College P) vi,257 pages 24 cm, biblio, [1969]. Sociology. Young persons. Youth. Trinidad. Based on 2 surveys of young Trinidadians on the eve of independence. Ch.T, Com, Gos, Jor, LOC.

 

RUBINSTEIN, Annette Teta, ed – Schools against Children: The Case for Community Control. (New York: Monthly Review P) 299 pages, tables, biblio, [1970]. Education. Community control. Migration. New York City. Puerto Rico. A compilation of readings on racial equality in education in NY schools. Includes the problems of Puerto Rican children. Author (1910-?). LOC, Viv.

 

RUBOTTOM, RR – International Communism in Latin America. (Washington, DC: US Dep’t of State) 11 pages pamph, 1960. International relations. Communism. Latin America. Cuba. An official government report. Chi.

 

RUCK, Rob - The Tropic of Baseball: Baseball in the Dominican Republic. (Westport, CT: Mecklermedia Corp, Baseball & American Society Series) xx,205 pages 24 cm hb, ills, 1991; (ibidem) xx,205 pages 24 cm pb, ills, 1991; (New York: Carroll & Graff Publishers) xx,205 pages 21 cm pb, ills, [13] pages of plates, maps, index, 1993. Sport. Baseball. Dominican Republic. Author (1950-). BL, Bow, Gos, LOC.

 

RUCK, SK, ed - The West Indian Comes to England: A Report Prepared for the Trustees of the London Parochial Churches by the Family Welfare Association. (London: Routledge & Kegan Paul) 187 pages hb, table, diagrams, [1960]. Sociology. Race relations. Migration. Britain. Caribbean area. Bra, Co.C, Com, LOC.

 

RUDDER, Joy – Our Native Land: Researched and Written for the Ministry of Environment and National Service. (Port-of-Spain: UNEP) 96 pages 24 cm pb, col and b&w ills, col and b&w plates, [ca 1991]. Conservation. Trinidad and Tobago. A technical assistance report. A detailed study of global environmental concerns and their relevance to T&T, with a discussion on exploitation of wildlife, water pollution and environmental accountability. BL.

 

RUDDER, Joy et al - A Strategy for Environmental Education and Communications for the Caribbean. (St Michael: CCA) 57 pages pamph, 1995. Education. Environment. Caribbean area. A technical assistance report.

 

RUDDER, Joy, and Cletus SPRINGER - Towards an Environmental Education and Communications Strategy for the Caribbean. (Bridgetown: CCA) 91 pages, 1989. Education. Environment. Caribbean area. A technical assistance report.

 

RUDDER, Joy, and Cletus SPRINGER, and Calvin HOWELL - Towards a Communication and Education Strategy for the Caribbean. (Bridgetown: CCA) 62 pages pamph, 198? Education. Environment. Caribbean area. A technical assistance report.

 

RUDDOCK, Leonard Cecil - Civics for Young Jamaicans. (London and Glasgow: Collins) 191 pages 20 cm, tables, diagrams, ills, 8 plates, maps, biblio, 1967; (ibidem) 191 pages, tables, diagrams, ills, plates, maps, biblio, 1971. Civics. Education. Jamaica. A secondary school textbook. Author (1920-?). BL, Com, Ing, LOC, Will.

 

RUDOLPH, James D, ed - Cuba: A Country Study. (Washington, DC: Dep't of the Army) xxix, 368 pages 24 cm, ills, 4 folding leaves of plates, maps, biblio, index, 1985 3rd ed. Descriptive. Cuba. A guidebook for military officers. An update of JK Black. Author (1947-). BL, Gos, LOC.

 

RUDYERD, Benjamin – A Speech Concerning a West India Association, at a Committee of the Whole House in the Parliament, 21 Jacobi. (sl: sn) 7 pages 20 cm pamph, 1641. Colonial administration. Economics. West India Association. Caribbean area. A speech. Rare. LOC.

 

RUDYERD, Benjamin – A Speech Delivered in Parliament By a Person of Honour, Wherein is Shewn The Cause, and Cure of the Decay of Trade and Merchandize. To which Is Added The Remarkable Speech of Sir Benjamin Rudyerd Made the 21st of James the 1st 1623 Concerning the West-India Trade and the exorbitant Ambition and natural Weakness of Spain . . . (London: Printed for F Noble) 20 pages 8vo pamph, 1739. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Caribbean area. A speech. Rare.

 

RUDYERD, Benjamin – Two Speeches in Parliament, the one concerning Religion, etc, the other concerning a West India Association at a Committee of the whole House in the Parliament. (London: Printed by B.A. for Henry Seile) 8 pages pamph, 1642. Colonial administration. Economics. Caribbean area. Two speeches. Rare. Cu.W.

 

RUDYERD, Benjamin – [British politician and poet (1572-1658); involved in colonial enterprise, one of the founders of the Providence Company. DNB.]

 

RUFFIN, Patricia - Capitalism and Socialism in Cuba: A Study of Dependency, Development and Underdevelopment. (Basingstoke: Macmillan, Macmillan International Political Economy Series) xiv,212 pages 23 cm hb, 1 map, biblio, index, 1990; (New York: St Martin's P, International Political Economy Series) xiv,212 pages hb, 1 map, biblio, index, 1990; (ibidem) xiv,212 pages 23 cm pb, 1 map, biblio, index, 1990. Economics. Development planning. Politics. Capitalism. Socialism. Cuba. Author (1951-). BL, Bow, Gos, LOC, Stu, Whi.

 

RUGG, Rowland - Anglo-American Boundary Question, as Stated by Great Britain, Venezuela, and the United States in their Official Despatches. (London: Forster, Groom & Co) 58 pages pamph, 1 map, 1896. International relations. Border disputes. Venezuela. Guyana. LOC, RES, Tra.

 

RUHOMON, Joseph – [See: C Seecharan.]

 

RUHOMON, Peter - Centenary History of the East Indians in British Guiana, 1838-1938. (Georgetown: Daily Chronicle, Guiana Edition Series, No 10) 298,iv pages, ills, plates, 1946 1st ed; (ibidem) 298,iv pages 21 cm, ills, plates, 1947; (Georgetown: Guyana National Printers for the East Indians 150th Anniversary Committee) 312 pages 22 cm pb, ills, plates, index, [1988] rep. Immigration. East Indians. History. Guyana. Author (1880-?). Bay, BL, Bra, Co.C, Com, Gos, LOC, McD.

 

The Ruins of Altun Ha: A Brief Guide. (Belmopan: Belize Dep’t of Archaeology) 15 pages pamph, maps, 1986. Archaeology. Mayas. Altun Ha. Belize. Dates the earliest settlement of the site 30 miles north of Belize City to 2000 BC. Wri.

 

RUÍZ, Paquita – [See: RUIZ.]

 

RUIZ, Paquita - Vocational Needs of Puerto Rican Migrants. (Río Piedras: U of Puerto Rico, Social Science Research Center) v,84 pages 27 cm, biblio, 1947. Economics. Education. Vocational needs. Migration. Puerto Rico. Based on her 1946 PhD dissertation at Fordham. Cor, LOC, Viv.

 

RUIZ, R Gonzales – [See: GONZALES-RUIZ]

 

RUIZ, Ramon Edwardo - Cuba: The Making of a Revolution. (Amherst: U of Massachusetts P) 190 pages 22 cm, biblio, 1968 1st ed; (New York: William W Norton) 190 pages pb, ills, biblio, 1970. Politics. Revolution. Cuba. By a Mexican political scientist and author. BL, Gos, LOC, Stu, Whi.

 

RUÍZ, Ruperto – [See: RUIZ]

 

RUIZ, Ruperto – Understanding Civil Liberties and Human Relations as they Affect Puerto Ricans and Negroes. (New York) 1960. Law. Civil rights. Civil liberties. Human relations. Race relations. Migration. Puerto Rico. Cor.

 

Rules and Regulations of the African Institution: Formed on the 14th April, 1807. (London: Printed by William Phillips) pamph, 1807. Colonial administration. Slavery. Caribbean area. Exceptionally scarce. KL.

 

Rules and Regulations for the Guidance and General Government of the Jamaica Constabulary Force, Approved by His Excellency Sir A.W.L. Hemming, K.C.M.G., Captain-general and Governor-in-chief. (Washington, DC: US Gov't Printer for the Jamaica Constabulary Force) 226 pages 1899. Colonial administration. Police. Rules. Regulations. Jamaica. A manual for police officers. See also, “Book of Rules . . .”; and AC Sinclair. Exceptionally scarce.

 

Rules for the Management of Negro Slaves. By a Professional Planter. (sl, [London]) 1811. Colonial administration. Slavery. Plantations. Caribbean area. Exceptionally rare, no copy known, a questionable listing.

 

Rules of the Church Society for the propagation of the Gospel in the Archdeaconry of Middlesex in Jamaica. (Spanish Town) 1853. Church. Religion. Anglicans. Rules. Middlesex. Jamaica. See also, “Church Society for . . .” Exceptionally scarce. Cu.J.

 

Rules of the Colchester Ladies' Anti-Slavery Association: At a meeting of ladies, held in Colchester, on the 1st of July, 1825, the following resolutions were read and approved. (sl [Colchester?]: [sn]) pamph, [1825]. Colonial administration. Slavery. An abolitionist tract. Exceptionally scarce. GL.

 

Rules, Orders, and Forms of Procedure of the House of Assembly of Barbados Relating to Public Business. (Bridgetown) 33 pages 8vo pamph, 1858; (London) 56 pages, 1904. Law. Rules. Orders. Forms. Procedure. House of Assembly. Barbados. All issues exceptionally scarce. RES.

 

Rules, Regulations and Standing Orders. (London: Spottiswoode) 31 pages pamph, 1899. Colonial administration. Police. Grenada. A rule book for the non-commissioned officers, ranks of the Grenada police force, and rural constables. Includes the conditions for enrolment, dress and equipment, some of the laws that the police might have to apply, procedures for arrest, evidence, fires, riots, leave, and “internal economy and discipline generally.”

 

RUMBOLD, Arthur Carlos Henry, 5th Baronet - [British colonial administrator (1820-1869); deputy governor of Nevis in 1862, administrator of St Kitts and Anguilla in 1867. See: "Addresses . . . to Sir Arthur Rumbold . . ." DNB.]

 

RUNDEL, Philip Wilson - An Annotated Bibliography of West Indian Plant Ecology. (Charlotte Amalie: IRF/Dep't of Conservation & Cultural Affairs, Bibliography Series, No 1) 72 pages pb, ills, 2 leaves of plates, maps, [ca 1974]. Botany. Ecology. Caribbean area. A bibliography. Contains 571 annotated entries. Gos, Jor, LOC.

 

RUNGE, Jonathan - Rum and Reggae: The Insider's Guide to the Caribbean, 1994-1995. (New York: Random House, Villard Books) xiv,481 pages 21 cm pb, 1993 rev ed; (Boston: Rum & Reggae Guidebooks Inc) 1 vol, 21 cm, ills, maps, 2000. Travel. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A guidebook for tourists. A new title for the work below. Bow, LOC.

 

RUNGE, Jonathan - Rum and Reggae: What's Hot and What's Not in the Caribbean. (New York: St Martin's P) 224 pages pb, ills, 1988. Travel. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A guidebook for tourists. Published in various years. Bow.

 

The Rural Code of Haiti; in French and English. With a Prefatory Letter to the Right Honourable The Earl of Bathurst, KG, etc. (London: James Ridgeway) xviii,100 pages 8vo, 1827. Colonial administration. Slavery. Rural Code. Haiti. A pro-slavery tract. Published by the planter group. See also “Extracts from the Rural Code . . .”; and A Kingsley. Scarce. BL, Cu.W, RES, Sab 29587.

 

Rural Code of Haiti. Literally Translated . . . [See: NA Ware.]

 

Rural Development and Modernization of the Small Farming Sector in the CARICOM Region. (Bridgetown: CDB) 19 pages pamph, 1975. Agriculture. Small farming. Rural development. Caribbean area. Car.

 

Rural Household Expenditure Survey, 1956. (Kingston: Dep't of Statistics) 60 pages 34 cm pamph, 1 map, 1957. Economics. Statistics. Jamaica. An official government report. LOC, W&D.

 

Rural Land Classification Programme in Puerto Rico. (Evanston, IL: Northwestern U, Dep’t of Geography) vii,261 pages 28 cm, diagrams, ills, maps, 1 folding map, 1952. Town and country planning. Land use. Agriculture. Puerto Rico. Bay, LOC.

 

Rural Life in Puerto Rico. (San Juan: Dep’t of Education) 86 pages 23 cm, tables, ills, plates, maps, [ca 1934]. Economics. Sociology. Puerto Rico. An official government report. A description of food habits, housing, activities of women and girl students. LOC, Viv.

 

Rural Settlement and Youth Training in Jamaica; A Pilot Project: Oasis, 1976. (Washington, DC: OAS) 98 pages, 1976. Town and country planning. Land use. Jamaica. A technical assistance report. Car.

 

Rural/Urban Transition and the Environment. October 24-26, 1979, Georgetown, Guyana: Seminar. Proceedings. (Georgetown: Guyana National Science Research Council/PAHO) 195 pages, [1981. Town and country planning. Land use. Guyana. A collection of conference papers. New.

 

RUSCOE, Gordon C - Dysfunctionality in Jamaican Education. (Ann Arbor: U of Michigan, School of Education, Comparative Education Dissertation Series, No 1) 144 pages pb, 1963. Education. Dysfunctionality. Jamaica. Co.C, Com.

 

[RUSH, Benjamin] - An Address to the Inhabitants of the British Settlements in America, upon Slave-Keeping. By a Pennsylvanian. (Philadelphia: Printed by John Dunlap) 30 pages 8vo pamph, 1773 1st ed; (ibidem) 28,54 pages 19 cm, 1773 2nd ed; (New York: Printed by Hodge & Shober) 36 pages 8vo pamph, 1773; (Boston: Reprinted by John Boyles for John Langdon) 30 pages 8vo pamph, 1773; (Norwich: Reprinted and sold by Judah P Spooner) 24 pages 8vo pamph, 1775; (Philadelphia: Printed and sold by John Dunlap) xxviii,54 pages 8vo pamph, 1773 2nd ed. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. Replied to by Nisbet, "Slavery not Forbidden by Scripture . . ." All issues very scarce. BL, GL, LOC, Rag, Sab 74202, 74203, 74204, 74205, 74206, 74207.

 

[RUSH, Benjamin] - A Vindication of the Address to the Inhabitants of the British Settlements on the Slavery of the Negroes in America in Answer to a Pamphlet Entitled "Slavery not Forbidden by Scripture; or, a Defence of the West India Planters from the Aspersions thrown out against them by the Author of the Address." By a Pennsylvanian. (Philadelphia: Printed by John Dunlap) 54 pages 19 cm pamph, 1777. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. Meets the arguments in Nisbet's, “Slavery not Forbidden by Scripture . . .” Also published as the second part of the 2nd edition of his “An Address to the Inhabitants . . .” Very scarce. GL, LOC, Rag, Sab 74206.

 

RUSH, Benjamin - [Philadelphia physician and abolitionist (1745-1813).]

 

RUSHE, George – Your Bermuda: All You Need to Know About our Island Home. (Hamilton: By the Author) 206 pages 20 cm pb, col and b&w ills, [8] pages of col and b&w plates, index, [ca 1995]. Travel. Descriptive. Bermuda. A guidebook for tourists. BL, LOC.

 

[RUSHTON, Edward] – West-Indian Eclogues. (London: Printed for J Phillips) vi,32 pages 4to pamph, 1787. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An early poetical work against the trade. By a Liverpool poet and publisher. Exceptionally scarce. BL, Cu.W, Rag, Sab 102805.

 

RUSSELL, Alexander David - Legends of the Bocas, Trinidad. (London: Cecil Palmer) xi,132 pages 26 cm hb, 17 plates, [1922]. Folklore. Legends. Bocas. Trinidad. Poems of Trinidad folklore illustrated with photo plates inset into Art Deco style line drawings. By a British jurist (1864-1934); first puisne judge of the colony of Trinidad. Scarce. BL, LOC.

 

RUSSELL, Bertrand Arthur William – Unarmed Victory. (London: Allen & Unwin) 155 pages, 1963; (New York: Simon & Schuster) 155 pages, [1963]; (Baltimore, MD: Penguin Books) 119 pages pb, 1963; (Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, Penguin Special, S220) 119 pages 8vo pb, 1963. Politics. Cuba. See also “Bertrand Russell Assails . . .” By a British liberal philosopher and author (1872-1970); peace campaigner; Nobel laureate for literature 1950 BL, Chi.

 

RUSSELL, C Seighbert - Nassau's Historic Buildings. (Nassau: Bahamas National Trust) 110 pages 23 cm, ills, 1 leaf of plates, [1979]. Architecture. Conservation. Historic buildings. Nassau. Bahamas. LOC.

 

RUSSELL, Diana EH – Rebellion, Revolution, and Armed Force: A Comparative Study of Fifteen Countries with Special Emphasis on Cuba and South Africa. (New York: Academic P, Studies in Social Discontinuity) xiv,210 pages, 3 ills, biblio, index, 1974; (ibidem) xiv,210 pages, ills, biblio, index, [1976]. Politics. Revolution. South Africa. Cuba. Includes the WI. Author (1938-). BL, Chi.

 

RUSSELL, Horace O – Missionary Outreach of the West India Church: Jamaica Baptist Missions to West Africa in the Nineteenth Century. (New York: xx,323 pages 23 cm pb, ills, 1 map, 2000. Church. Religion. Baptists. Missionaries. West Africa. Jamaica. LOC.

 

RUSSELL, James – The Sugar Duties. A Consumer’s Protest against a Scale of Duties on Sugar. (London: Dawson) 47 pages 8vo pamph, [1864] 2nd ed. Colonial administration. Trade. Sugar. Taxation. Caribbean area. Scarce. BL.

 

RUSSELL, James – Sugar Duties. Digest and Summary of Evidence Taken by the Select Committee Appointed to Inquire into the Operation of the Present Scale of Sugar Duties, Etc. (London: William Dawson & Sons) 166 pages 8vo pamph, 1862. Colonial administration. Trade. Sugar. Taxation. Caribbean area. Scarce. BL.

 

RUSSELL, James – The Sugar Duties: Letter to the Right Hon WE Gladstone, MP, Chancellor of the Exchequer. (London: William Dawson & Sons) 31 pages 22 cm pamph, 1863; (ibidem) 47 pages 22 cm pamph, [1864] 2nd ed. Colonial administration. Trade. Sugar. Taxation. William Ewart Gladstone. Caribbean area. Examines the taxes on sugar. Both editions scarce. BL, LOC.

 

RUSSELL, James – [British author; secretary to the Mercantile Law Amendment Society.]

 

RUSSELL, John - [British statesman (1792-1878); PM of Britain; styled Lord Russell. See: TF Buxton; and Earl Grey; and “A few words on the promoting . . .”; and MJ Higgins; and HR Sandbach. DNB.]

 

RUSSELL, Lee E – [US military historian.]

 

RUSSELL, Lee E, and Albert MENDIZ - Grenada 1983. (London: Osprey, Men-at-Arms Series, No 159) 48 pages 25 cm pamph, col and b&w  ills, 2 portraits, 1 map, 1985. International relations. US intervention, 1983. Urgent Fury. Grenada. BL, Whi.

 

RUSSELL, Philip – Cuba in Transition. (Austin, TX: Armadillo P) 60 pages pamph, 1971. Politics. Cuba. Chi.

 

RUSSELL, Richard J – [US geographer (1895-?). LOC.]

 

RUSSELL, Richard Joel, and William G MC INTIRE - Barbuda Reconnaissance. (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State UP) viii,53 pages 28 cm pamph, ills, maps, biblio, 1966. Descriptive. Barbuda. Bay, Be.A, Com, LOC.

 

[RUSSELL, Thomas] - The Etymology of Jamaican Grammar, by a Young Gentleman. (Kingston: M DeCordova, MacDougall & Co) 1868. Linguistics. Dialects. Jamaica. BL.

 

RUSSELL, William - The Coco-nut Palm: Its Culture and Diseases. (Georgetown) 21 pages pamph, 1876. Agriculture. Coconuts. Vegetable oil. Plant pests. Guyana. Rare. RES.

 

RUSSELL, William – Letter to WAG Young on the East Coast Water Supply. (Georgetown: Argosy) 18 pages pamph, 1882. Public water supply. William AG Young. Guyana. An official government report. Rare. Cu.W.

 

RUSSELL, William - Papers on the Peasantry. [Georgetown?] 1886. Agriculture. Small farming. Economics. Guyana. An official government report. A citation of questionable accuracy. Rare. Cu.W.

 

RUSSELL, William - Report on the Agricultural Wants of British Guiana. (Georgetown) pamph, 1875. Agriculture. Small farming. Guyana. An official government report. Rare. Cu.W

 

RUSSELL, William - Report on Soils from British Guiana and Chemical Analysis of Six of them; by Thomas Jamieson. Communicated to the Royal Agricultural and Commercial Society of British Guiana by the Hon W Russell. (Georgetown) 39 pages pamph, 1880. Agriculture. Soils. Chemical analysis. Thomas Jamieson. Guyana. An official government report. Rare. RES

 

RUSSELL, William - [British colonial administrator (1827-1888); member of the Court of Policy of BG; president of the Royal Agricultural and Commercial Society. See: "Twelve Essays . . ." RES.]

 

RUSSELL, William - The West Indies. (Vero Beach, FL: Rourke Book Co, Islands in the Sun Series) 24 pages 15 cm pamph, col ills, col maps, [ca 1994]. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A children’s book. Author (1942-). BL.

 

RUSSELL, William Clark - Horatio Nelson and Naval Supremacy of England. (New York and London: GP Putnam's Sons) xiv,357 pages 20 cm, ills, plates, 1890 4th ed; (ibidem) 1895 5th ed. Naval. Admiralty. Royal Navy. Horatio Nelson. Caribbean area. Passim WI. A children's book. By a British novelist and author (1844-1911). BL, LOC.

 

Russell Prize Essays, 1877-78: Seven Essays on Agricultural Subjects Printed by Order of the Royal Agricultural and Commercial Society of British Guiana. (Georgetown) vi,98 pages, 1878. Agriculture. Economics. Guyana. A collection of essays. RES.

 

RUST, Macdonald Allan Randolph - Trip to the Oilfield at Guayaguayare, Trinidad, BWI, in 1907. (London: West India Committee) 16 pages 8vo pamph, plates, [1927]. Descriptive. Mining. Petroleum. Oilfields. Guayaguayare. Trinidad. BL, RES.

 

RUST, Randolph Thomas Hammond - Lecture on Trinidad Petroleum and its Products. [Port-of-Spain?] 24 pages pamph, ills, 1 plate, 1910. Mining. Petroleum. Trinidad. A lecture. Very scarce. RES.

 

RUST, Randolph Thomas Hammond - Petroleum in Trinidad. (London) 17 pages pamph, 1906. Mining. Petroleum. Trinidad. Very scarce. RES.

 

RUST, Randolph Thomas Hammond - [British colonial geologist (1854-1930). RES.]

 

RUTTEN, Louis Martin Robert - Bibliography of West Indian Geology. (Utrecht: Geographische en Geologische Mededeelingen, Physiografisch-geologische Reeks, No 16) viii,103 pages 30 cm, 1938. Geology. Caribbean area. A bibliography. By a Dutch geologist (1884-1946). BL, Co.C, Com, Gos, Jor, LOC, My.R, Pos.

 

RUTTEN, Martin Gerhard - Geology of the Northern Part of the Province Santa Clara, Cuba. (Utrecht: Printed by J van Boekhoven) 59 pages 30 cm pamph, diagrams, ills, 2 plates, 2 folding maps, 1936. Geology. Santa Clara Province. Cuba. Bay, LOC.

 

RUTTER, Owen - If Crab No Walk: A Traveller in the West Indies. (London: Hutchinson & Co Ltd) 288 pages 24 cm hb, diagrams, 35 photos, 3 maps, biblio, [1933] 1st ed; (ibidem) 291 pages 19 cm hb, 1936 2nd rev ed. Descriptive. Caribbean area. Personal impressions of an Englishman on a visit in 1933, complacently racist. The 1936 edition is not illustrated. Bar, BL, Ch.T, Co.C, Com, LOC Pot.

 

RUTTER, Owen - A Traveller in the West Indies . . . [The title of the 1936 edition.]

 

RUTTER, Owen - [British novelist and travel writer (1889-1944). LOC.]

 

RUTZLER, Klaus – Bredin-Archbold-Smithsonian Biological Survey of Dominica: Burrowing Sponges, genus Siphonadictyon Bergquist, from the Caribbean. (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution P) 37 pages 27 cm pamph, 9 plates, 1971. Marine resources. Sponges. Dominica. LOC

 

RUTZLER, Klaus – The Burrowing Sponges of Bermuda. (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution P) ii,32 pages 26 cm pamph, ills, 1974. Marine resources. Sponges. Bermuda. LOC.

 

RUTZLER, Klaus, ed - Mangrove Ecosystem: Twin Cays, Belize. Report from a Workshop. (Solomans, MD: Smithsonian Western Atlantic Mangrove Program) 32 pages pamph, maps, 1988. Botany. Mangroves. Belize. Abstracts of 34 papers delivered in a 1988 workshop. Deals with the various life forms, oceanography, nutrients, ecology, morphology, predation, and art as revealed through field studies at the site. Wri.

 

RUTZLER, Klaus, and Ian G MACINTYRE, ed – The Atlantic Barrier Reef Ecosystem at Carrie Bow Cay, Belize. (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution) 1 vol, 27 cm, col and b&w ills, 1982. Marine resources. Coral reefs. Carrie Bow Cay. Belize. The first scientific account of the barrier reef around Carrie Bow Cay. A collection of 34 papers. BL, LOC, Wri.

 

RUZ, F Castro – [See: CASTRO RUZ]

 

RY VAN BEEST HOLLE, CJ du – [See: DU RY VAN BEEST HOLLE]

 

RYAN, C, and Cecil WILLIAMS - From Charles to Mitchell Part 1. (Kingstown) 38 pages pamph, [nd]. Politics. James Mitchell. St Vincent & the Grenadines.

 

RYAN, Lee W – French Travelers in the Southern United States, 1775-1800. (Bloomington: Principia P) viii,107 pages, 1939. Descriptive. United States of America. Haiti. Lag.

 

RYAN, Michael - A Series of Letters, published in the Barbados news-papers, commencing from the 11th September, 1815; collected and printed in succession. (Bridgetown) 88 pages, 1816. Church. Religion. Anglicans. Barbados. Concerns a controversy over the appointment of rectors to parish churches in Barbados. Useful for Barbados church history. By the editor of the 'Barbados Globe' and 'Barbados Times' newspapers. Rare. Ha.S.

 

RYAN, Selwyn Vere Douglas - The Disillusioned Electorate: The Politics of Succession in Trinidad and Tobago. (Port-of-Spain: Inprint Caribbean) xxii,344 pages 24 cm, ills, biblio, [ca 1989]. Politics. Elections. Trinidad. Tobago. BL, Gos, LOC.

 

RYAN, Selwyn Vere Douglas - The Disunited Labour Front. (sl [St Augustine: UWI]) 10 pages pamph, [ca 1978]. Industrial relations. Trade unions. Trinidad. Tobago. New.

 

RYAN, Selwyn Vere Douglas – Eric Williams: The Myth and the Man. (Kingston: UWI Press) 900 pages hb, 2008. Descriptive. Politics. Eric Williams. Trinidad. Tobago. A biography.

 

RYAN, Selwyn Vere Douglas - Ethnicity and Employment Practices in Trinidad and Tobago. (St Augustine: UWI) 1994. Economics. Industrial relations. Race relations. Ethnicity. Employment practices. Trinidad. Tobago.

 

RYAN, Selwyn Vere Douglas - Good Innings, 1901-1990: The Life and Times of Ray Edwin Dieffenthaller. (Port-of-Spain: McEnearney Alstons, Paria Publishing Co) xii,82 pages 22 cm pb, ills, [72] pages of plates, [ca 1990]. Descriptive. Ray Edwin Dieffenthaller. Trinidad. A biography. BL, LOC.

 

RYAN, Selwyn Vere Douglas - The Jhandi and the Cross: The Clash of Cultures in Post-Creole Trinidad and Tobago. (St Augustine: UWI, ISER) xiii,317 pages 22 cm pb, biblio, index, 1999. Religion. Hindus. Jhandi. Christians. Cross. Trinidad. Tobago. BL.

 

RYAN, Selwyn Vere Douglas - The Judiciary and Governance in the Caribbean. (St Augustine: UWI, ISER) vii,247 pages 22 cm pb, 1 portrait, biblio, index, [ca 2001]. Politics. Judiciary. Caribbean area. Looks at some of the programmes and initiatives in Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica, Guyana and the OECS on judicial reform since independence. Very poorly edited; comprehension would have been helped if closer attention had been paid to spelling and punctuation. BL.

 

RYAN, Selwyn Vere Douglas - The Muslimeen Grab for Power: Race, Religion and Revolution in Trinidad and Tobago. (Port-of-Spain: Inprint Caribbean) x,345 pages 24 cm pb, many b&w photos, biblio, [ca 1991]. Politics. Public order. Muslimeen insurrection, 1990. Sociology. Race relations. Religion. Muslims. Trinidad. Tobago. The Jamaat al Muslimeen uprising, and the conflict between ANR Robinson and Yasin Abu Bakr. BL, Gos, LOC.

 

RYAN, Selwyn Vere Douglas - Pathways to Power: Indians and the Politics of National Unity in Trinidad & Tobago. (St Augustine: UWI) xliii,575 pages 22 cm pb, biblio, index, [ca 1996]. Politics. Sociology. East Indians. Race relations. Trinidad. Tobago. BL, LOC.

 

RYAN, Selwyn Vere Douglas - Political Attitudes and Party Choices in Contemporary Guyana. (Port-of-Spain: St Augustine Research Associates) 2000. Politics. Guyana.

 

RYAN, Selwyn Vere Douglas - Political Attitudes and Party Choices in Contemporary Trinidad. (Port-of-Spain: St Augustine Research Associates) 2000. Politics. Trinidad. Tobago.

 

RYAN, Selwyn Vere Douglas - The Politics of Succession: A Study of Parties and Politics in Trinidad and Tobago. (St Augustine: UWI) xxv,529 leaves 28 cm, [ca 1978]. Politics. Sociology. Race relations. Trinidad. Tobago. Continues “Race and Nationalism. . .” Contributions by Richard Jacobs. Query whether this is anything more than a photo-copied typescript, as LOC describes it. LOC, New.

 

RYAN, Selwyn Vere Douglas - The Pursuit of Honour: The Life and Times of HOB Wooding. (St Augustine: UWI, ISER) xxii,312 pages 22 cm hb, ills, biblio, index, 1990; (ibidem) xxii,312 pages 22 cm pb, ills, biblio, index, 1990. Descriptive. Law. Hugh Olliviere Beresford Wooding. Trinidad. A biography. BL, LOC.

 

RYAN, Selwyn Vere Douglas - Race and Nationalism in Trinidad and Tobago: A Study of Decolonialization in a Multiracial Society. (Toronto: U of Toronto P) xiv,509 pages 25 cm, maps, biblio, [1972] 1st ed; (Mona: UWI, ISER) xiv,509 pages 24 cm pb, 11 tables, 4 maps, biblio, 1974 rep. Politics. Nationalism. Sociology. Race relations. Trinidad. Tobago. A major study of the transition of T&T from a colony to an independent nation focusing on the history from 1919 to the present and examining some of the problems with which it has been confronted since independence. Ban, BL, Ch.T, Com, Gos, LOC, W&D.

 

RYAN, Selwyn Vere Douglas - Revolution and Reaction: A Study of Parties and Politics in Trinidad and Tobago, 1970-1981. (St Augustine: UWI, ISER) viii,300 pages 22 cm hb, 8 pages of plates, ills, biblio, index, dj, 1989. Politics. Trinidad. Tobago. BL, LOC.

 

RYAN, Selwyn Vere Douglas - SARA Polls. (Port-of-Spain: Inprint Caribbean) 54 pages 22 cm pb, [ca 1991]. Politics. Elections. Polls. Election forecasting. Trinidad. LOC.

 

RYAN, Selwyn Vere Douglas - Winner Takes All: The Westminster Experience in the Anglophone Caribbean. (St Augustine: UWI, ISER) xvi,397 pages 22 cm pb, biblio, index, 1999. Politics. Westminster experience. Caribbean area. Britain’s political system as practised in its former colonies. BL.

 

RYAN, Selwyn Vere Douglas - [Trinidad-born academic and author; head of the Department of Government and director of ISER at UWI. Web page.]

 

RYAN, Selwyn Vere Douglas, ed - Social and Occupational Stratification in Contemporary Trinidad and Tobago. (St Augustine: UWI, ISER) xiv,474 pages 22 cm, 105 tables, ills, 1991. Sociology. Social classes. Trinidad. Tobago. Gos, LOC.

 

RYAN, Selwyn Vere Douglas, ed - Trinidad and Tobago: The Independence Experience, 1962-1987. (St Augustine: UWI, ISER) xxiii,599 pages 22 cm hb, col and b&w photos, biblio, dj, 1988. Politics. Independence. Banking. Race relations. Education. Culture. Law. Trinidad. Tobago. A collection of conference papers on the state of Trinidad in various fields on the 25th anniversary. BL, Gos, LOC.

 

RYAN, Selwyn Vere Douglas, and Lou Anne BARCLAY - Sharks and Sardines: Blacks in Business in Trinidad and Tobago. (St Augustine: UWI, ISER) xiv,217 pages 22 cm pb, biblio, [ca 1992]. Economics. Business development. Race relations. Trinidad. Tobago. BL, Gos, LOC.

 

RYAN, Selwyn Vere Douglas, and Deryk BROWN, ed - Issues and Problems in Caribbean Public Administration: A Reader. (St Augustine: UWI, ISER) 2 vols, 1977; (ibidem) ix,374 pages 28 cm, 9 tables, ills, [ca 1992] 2nd ed. Public administration. Education. Caribbean area. A selection of documents gathered together for the use of students. A college textbook. BL, Ch.T, Gos, Ing, LOC, Mom.

 

RYAN, Selwyn Vere Douglas, and Joanna FERREIRA - Eric Williams: The Making of a Prime Minister. (Port-of-Spain: Inprint Caribbean) 32 pages comic book, [nd]. Descriptive. Politics. Eric Williams. Trinidad. Tobago. A biography. A children's work.

 

RYAN, Selwyn Vere Douglas, and Eddie GREENE, and Jack HAREWOOD - The Confused Electorate: A Study of Political Attitudes and Opinions in Trinidad and Tobago. (St Augustine: UWI, Dep’t of Gov’t) 239 pages, 1978; (St Augustine: UWI, ISER) xxi,190 pages 25 cm pb, biblio, 1979. Politics. Elections. Trinidad. Tobago. A study of a national opinion survey in 1976. BL, LOC, New.

 

RYAN, Selwyn Vere Douglas, and Roy MC CREE, and Godfrey ST BERNARD - Behind the Bridge: Poverty, Politics and Patronage in Laventille, Trinidad. (St Augustine: UWI, ISER) xi,391 pages 21 cm pb, ills, maps, 1997. Politics. Poverty. Patronage. Laventille. Trinidad. A study of social and economic conditions. BL, LOC.

 

RYAN, Selwyn Vere Douglas, and Taimoon STEWART, ed - The Black Power Revolution of 1970: A Retrospective. (St Augustine: UWI, ISER) xv,783 pages 21 cm hb, [ca 1995]; (ibidem) xv,783 pages 21 cm pb, [ca 1995]. Politics. Sociology. Race relations. Public order. Black Power Revolution, 1970. Trinidad. Tobago. BL, LOC.

 

RYAN, Selwyn Vere Douglas, and Taimoon STEWART, ed - Entrepreneurship in the Caribbean: Culture, Structure, Conjuncture. (St Augustine: UWI, ISER) 568 pages pb, 1994. Economics. Business development. Entrepreneurship. Trinidad. Tobago.

 

RYMER, James - A Description of the Island of Nevis, with an Account of its Principal Diseases, to which Are Added, some Sentiments on Reviewers, Particularly the Medical of the Critical Review for August 1775. (London: T Evans) vi,47 pages 8vo pamph, 1775. Descriptive. Health. Diseases. Nevis. Interesting pictures of island society. By a former British naval surgeon who served in the WI (fl 1775-1822). Exceptionally scarce. BL, DNB, Rag, Sab 74598, web page.

 


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