Mitchell's West Indian Bibliography

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SEMAJ, Leachim T - Child Development in the Caribbean: An Annotated Bibliography. (Mona: UWI, Regional Pre-School Development Centre) 185 pages 23 cm, 1984. Social welfare. Child development. Young persons. Caribbean area. A bibliography. Ban, LOC.

 

SEMIDEY, SP Amadeo – [See: AMADEO SEMIDEY]

 

Seminar for Selected Countries in the Caribbean Area on Credit for Small Farmers . . . [See: “Report of a Seminar for . . .”]

 

Seminar on a Food and Nutrition Policy for Belize. (Belize City: CFNI) 1977. Food. Nutrition. Belize. A technical assistance report. Car.

 

Seminar on Agricultural Mechanization, Caribbean Region: Project Findings and Recommendations. (Rome: FAO) 56 pages pamph, 1976. Agriculture. Technology. Mechanization. Caribbean area. A technical assistance report. Car.

 

Seminar on an Action Programme for Agriculture, at the Golden Head Beach Hotel . . . [See: “Report of a Seminar on . . .”]

 

Seminar on Disaster Preparedness. (Georgetown: CCRS) 1976. Disasters. National disaster planning. Guyana. A technical assistance report. Car.

 

Seminar on Financing Agriculture in Trinidad and Tobago, 1977. Papers Presented. (Bridgetown: Barclays Bank International) 62 pages pamph, 1977. Agriculture. Small farming. Economics. Trinidad. Tobago. A collection of conference papers. W&D.

 

Seminar on Government’s Anti-Inflation Package, Ocho Rios . . . [See: “Report of a Seminar on . . .”]

 

Seminar on Planning Techniques . . . [See: “Planning for Economic Development . . .“]

 

Seminar on Savings in Jamaica, September, 1973. Proceedings. (Kingston: National Savings Committee) 171 pages, 1974. Banking. Finance. Savings. Jamaica. A collection of addresses and 6 papers. Ing.

 

Seminar on the Development and Use of Jamaica's Water Resources, Golden Head Beach Hotel, Oracabessa, Jamaica, September 13-15, 1968. Fourth. (Kingston: UWI/JAS) 211 pages, 4 maps, [ca 1968]. Public water supply. Jamaica. A collection of conference papers and discussion at a seminar. Ing, Will 2030, 2046.

 

Seminar on Tourism Management and Environmental Issues . . . [See: “Report of a Seminar on . . .”]

 

Seminar on Worker's Education in Latin America and the Caribbean Area. (Geneva: ILO) 1961. Industrial relations. Education. Social classes. Workers. Latin America. Caribbean area. A technical assistance report. Bay.

 

Seminar Report on Labour Market Information for Strategic Planning and Human Resource Development. (Kingston: Planning Institute of Jamaica) 47 pages pamph, 1994. Industrial relations. Labour market information. Human resource development. Jamaica.

 

SEMMEL, Bernard - Democracy versus Empire: The Jamaica Riots of 1865 and the Governor Eyre Controversy. (Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Anchor Books) 200 pages 18 cm, 1969 rep. Colonial administration. Public order. Morant Bay Rebellion, 1865. John Edward Eyre. Jamaica.

 

SEMMEL, Bernard - The Governor Eyre Controversy. (London: Mcgibbon & Kee, Studies in Society) 188 pages 23 cm hb, biblio, dj, 1962. History. Public order. Morant Bay Rebellion, 1865. John Edward Eyre. Jamaica. A study of the impact of the Rebellion on British politics; a penetrating analysis of the controversy in Britain about Eyre’s conduct in repressing the uprising. Bay, BL, Co.C, Gri, Ing, LOC, Pat.

 

SEMMEL, Bernard - Jamaican Blood and Victorian Conscience: The Governor Eyre Controversy. (Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Cambridge: Riverside P) 188 pages 23 cm hb, biblio, dj, 1963; (Westport, CT: Greenwood P) 188 pages hb, 1976 rep. History. Public order. Morant Bay Rebellion, 1865. John Edward Eyre. Jamaica. The US title of his "Governor Eyre Controversy." Bay, Car, Com, Gos, Ing, LOC, Will.

 

SEMMEL, Bernard - [British historian and author.]

 

SEMPER, Dudley Henry - [St Kitts-born barrister and magistrate. RES.]

 

SEMPER, Dudley Henry, and Alan Cuthbert BURNS - Index of the Laws of the Federated Colony of the Leeward Islands and of the Several Presidencies Comprising the Same. (London: Sweet & Maxwell) xvi,150 pages 19 cm hb, 1911. Law. Statutes. Antigua. St Kitts. Montserrat. Leeward Islands. An index to the Acts and Ordinances. Contains 750 references. Scarce. BL, Jor, LOC, My.R, New, RES.

 

SEMPLE, L Bobb – [See: BOBB-SEMPLE]

 

SENIOR, B Martin – [An occasional mis-listing for MARTIN Sr]

 

SENIOR, Carl H – Annotated Bibliography on Puerto Ricans in the United States. (San Juan: Dep’t of Migration) 1959. Sociology. Migration. United States. Puerto Rico. A bibliography. Scarce. Bra.

 

SENIOR, Clarence Ollson - Americans All: Our Citizens from the Caribbean . . . [See his “Our Citizens . . .“]

 

SENIOR, Clarence Ollson - Bibliography of Puerto Ricans in the United States. (New York: Dep’t of Labor, Migration Division, Commonwealth of Puerto Rico) 1959. Sociology. Migration. United States. Puerto Rico. A bibliography. Cor.

 

SENIOR, Clarence Ollson - Our Citizens from the Caribbean. (St Louis, Mo: McGraw-Hill, Webster Division, Americans All Series) 122 pages 21 cm, plates, [1965]. Sociology. Migration. United States. Puerto Rico. Designed for high school students. Bay, Cor, LOC.

 

SENIOR, Clarence Ollson - Puerto Rican Emigration. (Río Piedras: U of Puerto Rico, Social Science Research Center) v,166 pages 26 cm, 1947. Sociology. Migration. United States. Puerto Rico. Bay, Cor, LOC.

 

SENIOR, Clarence Ollson - The Puerto Rican Migrant in St Croix. (Río Piedras: U of Puerto Rico, Social Science Research Center) iii,42 pages 28 cm pamph, forms, 1947. Sociology. Migration. Puerto Rico. St Croix. United States Virgin Islands. Bay, Bra, Co.C, Com, Gos, LOC.

 

SENIOR, Clarence Ollson - Puerto Rican Migration. (Rio Piedras: U of Puerto Rico, Social Science Research Center) 1947. Sociology. Migration. Puerto Rico. One of the first accounts of Puerto Rican migration. Cor.

 

SENIOR, Clarence Ollson - Puerto Rican Migration: Spontaneous and Organized. (New York: Dep’t of Labor, Migration Division) 1957. Sociology. Migration. New York City. Puerto Rico. Cor.

 

SENIOR, Clarence Ollson - Puerto Ricans of New York City. (Washington, DC: Office of Puerto Rico) 102 pages 28 cm, [1948]; (New York: Puerto Rico Dep’t of Labor) 102 pages 28 cm, [ca 1948]. Sociology. Migration. New York City. Puerto Rico. Bay, LOC.

 

SENIOR, Clarence Ollson - Puerto Ricans: Strangers, then Neighbors. (Chicago: Quadrangle Books/Anti Defamation League of B’nai B’rith) 128 pages 22 cm pb, tables, ills, 1 map, biblio, 1965. Sociology. Migration. Puerto Rico. A later edition of his "Strangers then Neighbors." Bay, Cor, LOC, Viv.

 

SENIOR, Clarence Ollson - Santiago Iglesias: Labor Crusader. (Hato Rey: Editorial de la Inter-Americana) xiii,98 pages 24 cm, ills, [8] pages of plates, biblio, [1972]. Descriptive. Industrial relations. Santiago Iglesias. Puerto Rico. A biography. BL, LOC, Viv.

 

SENIOR, Clarence Ollson - A Selected Bibliography on Puerto Rico . . . [See: CO Senior and J De Roman.]

 

SENIOR, Clarence Ollson - Self Determination for Puerto Rico. (New York: Post War World Council) 29 pages 22 cm pamph, 1 map, 1946. Politics. Self determination. Puerto Rico. Bay, LOC.

 

SENIOR, Clarence Ollson - Strangers - and Neighbors. The Story of Our Puerto Rican Citizens. (New York: Anti-Defamation League, Freedom League) 54 pages 23 cm pamph, ills, biblio, [1952]. Sociology. Migration. Puerto Rico. Bra, LOC.

 

SENIOR, Clarence Ollson - Strangers then Neighbors: from Pilgrims to Puerto Ricans. (New York) 88 pages, 1961; (Chicago: Quadrangle Books) 1965. Sociology. Migration. Puerto Rico. Bra.

 

SENIOR, Clarence Ollson - The West Indies. (London) 29 pages pamph, 1965. Descriptive. Caribbean area. Bay.

 

SENIOR, Clarence Ollson - [US historian (1903-1974). LOC.]

 

SENIOR, Clarence Ollson, and Joselina DE ROMAN, comp – A Selected Bibliography on Puerto Rico and the Puerto Ricans. (New York: Dep’t of Labor of Puerto Rico) 32 pages 28 cm pamph, 1951. History. Economics. Puerto Rico. A bibliography. Bay, LOC.

 

SENIOR, Clarence Ollson, and Douglas MANLEY - A Report on Jamaica Migration to Great Britain. (Kingston: Gov't Printer) ii,67 pages pamph, biblio, 1955. Sociology. Migration. Britain. Jamaica. An official government report; the result of a fact-finding mission. Bra, Co.C, Com, Ing, Jor, W&D.

 

SENIOR, Clarence Ollson, and Douglas MANLEY - The West Indian in Britain. (London: Fabian Colonial Bureau, Fabian Research Series, No 179) 29 pages pamph, 1956. Sociology. Migration. Britain. Caribbean area. BL, Bra, Co.C, Com.

 

SENIOR, OE – Dictionary of Guyanese Folklore. (Georgetown: National History & Arts Council) 1975. Folklore. Guyana. McD.

 

SENIOR, OE – I Live in Georgetown. (Georgetown: By the Author) 1974. Descriptive. Georgetown. Guyana. McD.

 

SENIOR, OE – Kindling the Flame. (Georgetown) 1960. Church. Religion. Methodists. Guyana. Published for the Methodist Bicentenary Celebrations in the Western Area, British Guiana District. Scarce. McD.

 

SENIOR, OE – Window on the Caribbean. (Georgetown: Persick) 1952. Descriptive. Guyana. A collection of radio broadcasts over Radio Demerara in 1952. Scarce. McD.

 

SENIOR, OE – [Guyanese poet and essayist.]

 

SENIOR, Olive - A-Z of Jamaican Heritage. (Kingston: Heinemann Caribbean) xvi,176 pages 25 cm, ills, plates, 1 map, index, 1983; (ibidem) xvi,176 pages, ills, plates, 1 map, index, 1987 rep. History. Heritage. Jamaica. BL, Gos, LOC.

 

SENIOR, Olive - The Message Is Change: A Perspective of the 1972 General Elections. (Kingston: Kingston Publishers Ltd) 98 pages 22 cm pb, [1972]. Politics. Elections. Jamaica. BL, Com, Ing, LOC.

 

SENIOR, Olive - Working Miracles: Women's Lives in the English-Speaking Caribbean. (Cave Hill: UWI, ISER. London: James Curry Ltd. Bloomington: Indiana UP) xiii,210 pages 24 cm hb, ills, 1 map, biblio, index, 1991 1st ed; (ibidem) xiii,210 pages 24 cm pb, ills, 1 map, biblio, index, 1991. Economics. Gender studies. Women. Caribbean area. Compiled from the research carried out by Joycelyn Massiah and the WAND project. Be.A, BL, Bob, Bow, LOC.

 

SENIOR, Olive - [Jamaica-born poet, and playwright (ca 1938-); editor of ISER's journal. Her.]

 

SENN, Alfred - Inventory of the Barbados Rocks and their Possible Utilization. (Bridgetown: Dep't of Science & Agriculture, Bulletin, New Series, No 1) 40 pages 8vo pamph, 1944. Geology. Rocks. Barbados An official government report. Scarce. BL, Co.C, Com.

 

SENN, Alfred - Report of the British Union Oil Co Ltd on the Geological Investigations of the Ground Water Resources of Barbados. (Bridgetown: Gov't Printer) 109 pages, 1946. Geology. Water resources. Barbados. An official government report. Scarce. Co.C, Com.

 

SENNOTT-MILLER, Lee, ed – Midlife and Older Women in Latin America and the Caribbean. (Washington, DC: American Association of Retired Persons/PAHO) x,424 pages 23 cm, 1989. Sociology. Gender studies. Women. Elderly persons. Ageing. Latin America. Caribbean area. A technical assistance report. Gos, LOC.

 

SENNOTT-MILLER, Lee, ed – Midlife and Older Women in Latin America and the Caribbean: A Status Report. (sl [Washington, DC]: PAHO) v,58 pages 28 cm pamph, col and b&w ills, [ca 1989]. Sociology. Gender. Women. Elderly persons. Ageing. Latin America. Caribbean area. A collection of conference papers. See also “Midlife and Older . . .“ BL, LOC.

 

Sentence Pronounced in the Court of Vice Admiralty on the Island of Trinidad on the 8th day of October 1829 of SM Clogstown qui tam versus the Sloop or Vessel Eliza Pratt . . . (Port [of] Spain) pamph, [1830]. Colonial administration. Slavery. Trials. SM Clogstown. Sloop Eliza Pratt. Trinidad. An abolitionist tract. A violation of the abolition law proved. Rare. Rag.

 

SEPULVEDA, O Arboleda – [See: ARBOLEDA SEPULVEDA]

 

SÉRAPHINE, Chris – [See: SERAPHINE]

 

SERAPHINE, Chris, ed – Dominica through the Eyes of Youth. (Roseau: Hilton Services Ltd) 22 pages pamph, 1972. Descriptive. Young persons. Youth. Dominica. My.R.

 

SERBÍN, Andrés – [See: SERBIN, Andres]

 

SERBIN, Andres - Caribbean Geopolitics: Toward Security Through Peace? (Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner, LACC Studies on LA & the Caribbean Series) xi,131 pages 24 cm hb, biblio, index, 1990. Politics. International relations. Security. Caribbean area. Translated by Sabeth Ramirez. BL, Bow, Gos, LOC.

 

SERBIN, Andres - Sunset over the Islands: The Caribbean in an Age of Global and Regional Challenges. (New York: St Martin’s P) xx,136 pages 23 cm hb, 1 map, biblio, index, 1998. International relations. Challenges. Caribbean area. BL, LOC.

 

SERGEANT, Richard – Letters from Jamaica, on Subjects Historical, Natural, and Religious. (London: J Mason) xi,150 pages 16 cm, 1843. Descriptive. History. Nature studies. Church. Religion. Jamaica. Scarce. BL, LOC.

 

SERIEUX, J - Report on the Progress of the Map Index of Land Parcels in Saint Lucia from Available Government Records. (Washington, DC: OAS) 1981. Town and country planning. Land use. St Lucia. A technical assistance report.

 

SERRA, G - An Economic Study of Family Sized Farms in Puerto Rico. (Río Piedras) 67 pages, 1948. Agriculture. Small farming. Economics. Seized farms. Puerto Rico. Bay.

 

SERRANO, I Garcia de – [See: GARCIA DE SERRANO]

 

SERTIMA, I Van – [See: VAN SERTIMA]

 

SERVERA, Joaquin – Trading under the Laws of Porto Rico. (Washington, DC: Dep’t of Commerce, Trade Promotion Series, No 58) IV,44 pages 25 cm pamph, 44 pages pamph, 1927. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Law. Business development. Puerto Rico. Information on the most important commercial laws in force in the 1920s. For the purpose of attracting US businessmen to the market potential of Puerto Rico. By the chief of the Section of Legal Information in the Division of Commercial Law in the Dep’t of Commerce. LOC, Viv.

 

Serving God and the Community . . . [See: "East Queen Street Baptist Church . . ."]

 

Sesqui-Centennial Anniversary of the Granting of a Charter to the City of Kingston, Jamaica, 1802-1952. Official Souvenir Album. (Kingston: Kingston & St Andrew Corporation) 76 pages 4to hb, photos, ills, 1952. History. Charters. Cities. Kingston. Jamaica. Scarce.

 

Sesquicentennial Conference on Human Development . . . [See: MB Ifill.]

 

Settlement of the Dominican-Haitian Controversy. (Washington, DC: Pan American Union, Treaty Series No 10) 5 pages pamph, 1938. International relations. Border disputes. Haiti. Dominican Republic. A reprint from ‘Bulletin of the Pan American Union’ for March 1938. Lag.

 

A Settler [pseud] – [See: JW Fabens.]

 

The Settling of the Maroons . . . [See: “Papers Relative to the Settling . . .“]

 

SETZEKORN, William David - Formerly British Honduras: A Profile of the New Nation of Belize. (Newark, CA: Dumbarton P) ix,291 pages 22 cm, plates, maps, biblio, index, 1975; (Athens, OH and London: Ohio UP) ix,299 pages 22 cm pb, plates, maps, biblio, index, 1981 rev ed. Descriptive. Belize. Originally intended as an up-to-date guide for 'the student, general reader, tourist and investor.’ Presents an optimistic description filled with much useful information about the country. Criticised by reviewers for its style and for numerous errors and inconsistencies. Author (1935-). BL, Car, Gos, Jor, LOC, Whi, Woo, Wri.

 

Seven Months in the Kingston Lunatic Asylum . . . [See: A Pratt.]

 

Seventh West Indies Agricultural Economics Conference . . . [See: O Nurse.]

 

The several declarations of he Company of Royal Adventurers of England trading into Africa, inviting all His Majesties native subjects in general to subscribe, and become sharers in their joynt-stock. Intimating the said Companies resolutions to furnish His Majesties American plantations with negroes at certain and moderate rates. As also a list of the royal adventurers of England trading into Africa. (sl: sn) pamph, 1667. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. The early beginning of the English slave trade. See also, “At a general court of the company . . .” Rare. KL.

 

SEVERIN, K - Final Report: Mabouya Valley Development Programme. (Washington, DC: OAS) 1987. Town and country planning. Mabouya Valley. St Lucia. A technical assistance report.

 

SEVERIN, Timothy - The Golden Antilles. (New York: Alfred A Knopf) viii,336,xii pages 22x15 cm 8vo hb, 37 plates, maps, biblio, dj, 1970; (London: Hamish Hamilton) viii,336,xii pages 23 cm hb, 37 plates, maps, biblio, dj, 1970. Discovery. Exploration. Caribbean area. About the early British explorers of the WI, including W Raleigh, and T Gage. With illustrations from original sources. By a British author (1940-). BL, Com, Gos, Mom, Pot.

 

SEWARD, Shirley B, and Bernard K SPINRAD, ed - Tourism in the Caribbean: The Economic Impact. (Ottawa: IDRC) 163 pages pb, 1982. Economics. Tourism. Caribbean area. A technical assistance report. Be.A, BL, Gos, LOC, W&D.

 

SEWARD, WH – [See: R Hill, "Haiti and Spain . . ."]

 

SEWELL, Tony - Garvey's Children: The Legacy of Marcus Garvey. (London: Voice Communications) 131 pages pb, many b&w photos, 1987 1st ed; (London: Macmillan Caribbean) 128 pages 25 cm pb, photos, 1990; (Trenton, NJ: Africa World P) 125 pages 26 cm, ills, biblio, index, 1990. Sociology. Race relations. Civil rights. Marcus Garvey. Caribbean area. BL, Gos, LOC.

 

SEWELL, William Grant - The Ordeal of Free Labour in the British West Indies. (New York: Harper & Brothers) vi,325,[10] pages 20 cm 12mo hb, embossed and decorated binding, 1861 1st ed; (ibidem) 325 pages 12mo hb, 1862; (London: Sampson Low) vi,325 pages 8vo hb, 1862 2nd ed; (New York) vi,325 pages hb, 1863; (London: Frank Cass, Library of WI Studies, No 3) 325 pages 22 cm hb, 1968 facs ed; (New York: Augustus M Kelley, Reprints of Economic Classics Series) vi,325 pages 23 cm hb, 1968 facs ed. Descriptive. Colonial administration. Slavery. Apprenticeship. Barbados. Trinidad. Jamaica. A travelogue; a sympathetic description of emancipation and of the abuses made under the Apprenticeship system. Originally appeared as a series of ‘Letters on Free Labor in the British West Indies’ in ‘The New York Times.’ By a New York journalist and author (1829-1862); went to the WI in 1860 for his health. 1st edition very scarce; 2nd edition scarce. Bay, Be.A, BL, Bow, Ch.T, Com, Cu.W, Gos, Gri, Ing, LOC, My.R, Pat, Pot, RES, Sab 79627.

 

SEXTON, Patricia Cayo - Spanish Harlem: An Anatomy of Poverty. (New York: Harper & Row) xiii,208 pages 22 cm, 1 map, [1965]. Sociology. Economics. Poverty. Migration. Spanish Harlem. New York City. Puerto Rico. By a US sociologist. Bay, BL, Cor, LOC.

 

SEYFARTH, Fritz - Tales of the Caribbean: A Feast of Islands. (Clinton Corners, NJ: J de Graff) 167 pages 26 cm, biblio, 1978; (Charlotte Amalie: Spanish Main P) 125 pages, 1988 rep; (Ridgeland, SC: Frank Papy Cruising Guide) 126 pages, [date?]. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A cruise narrative; the ketch ‘Tumbleweed.’ Bow, Gos, LOC.

 

SEYMOUR, Arthur James – Caribbean Literature. (Georgetown: Published by the Author) 38 pages 21 cm pamph, 1951. Literary criticism. Guyana. A collection of 15 minute broadcast talks delivered in Guyana in 1950. Scarce. Dan, LOC.

 

SEYMOUR, Arthur James – Cultural Policy in Guyana. (Paris: UNESCO) 68 pages 24 cm, ills, 2 leaves of plates, 1977. Sociology. Culture. Guyana. Gos, LOC.

 

SEYMOUR, Arthur James – Edgar Mittelholzer: The Man and His Work. (Georgetown: National History & Arts Council) 53 pages 23 cm pamph, 1968. Literary criticism. Edgar Mittelholzer. Guyana. The 1967 Edgar Mittelholzer Lecture. Dan, LOC.

 

SEYMOUR, Arthur James – Growing Up in Guyana. (Georgetown: Privately published) 70 pages 22 cm pamph, 1976. Descriptive. Guyana. An autobiography, Part 1. Car, Dan, LOC.

 

SEYMOUR, Arthur James – The Guyana Book. (Georgetown: Printed by Argosy Co Ltd) 44 pages 22 cm pamph, 1948. Descriptive. Guyana. Scarce. LOC.

 

SEYMOUR, Arthur James – I Live in Georgetown. (Georgetown: Labour Advocate Printery) vi,158 pages 21 cm, 1974. Literary criticism. Caribbean civilization. Guyana. A collection of lectures and essays. BL, LOC.

 

SEYMOUR, Arthur James – Images of Majority. (Georgetown: Labour Advocate Printery) 105 pages 21 cm, 1978. Descriptive. Guyana. LOC.

 

SEYMOUR, Arthur James – Introduction to Guyanese Writing: Being the Texts of a Series of Broadcasts to Schools for the Period September to December, 1971. (Georgetown: Official Organ of the National History & Arts Council of Guyana) 40 pages 22 cm pamph, [1971]. Literary criticism. Guyana. Dan, LOC.

 

SEYMOUR, Arthur James – The Making of Guyanese Literature. (Georgetown: Published by the Author, Guyana National Lithographic Co) 108 pages 22 cm, biblio, index, 1980. Literary criticism. Guyana. Car, Dan, LOC.

 

SEYMOUR, Arthur James – Pilgrim Memories. (Georgetown: Published by the Author, Labour Advocate Printers) v,125 pages 21 cm, 1978. Descriptive. Guyana. An autobiography, Part 2. Dan, LOC.

 

SEYMOUR, Arthur James – Studies in West Indian Poetry. Five Essays. (Georgetown: Published by the Author) 64 pages pb, 1981. Literary criticism. Poetry. Caribbean area. A collection of essays. Dan.

 

SEYMOUR, Arthur James – A Survey of West Indian Literature. (Georgetown: Published by the Author) 1950. Literary criticism. Caribbean area. Scarce. Dan.

 

SEYMOUR, Arthur James – Thirty Years a Civil Servant. (Georgetown: Published by the Author) 1982. Descriptive. Public administration. Guyana. An autobiography. Dan.

 

SEYMOUR, Arthur James – The Years in Puerto Rico and Mackenzie. (sl [Georgetown]: Published by the Author) ii,85 pages 22 cm pamph, 1983. Descriptive. Puerto Rico. Guyana. An autobiography; Part 3. LOC.

 

SEYMOUR, Arthur James – [Guyana-born civil servant, essayist, poet, critic, and editor (1914-1989); founded the literary journal ‘Kyk-Over-Al’. See: J Christiani; and I McDonald. Dan, Her.]

 

SEYMOUR, Arthur J, and Elma SEYMOUR – A Dictionary of Guyanese Biography. (Georgetown: Privately Printed) 2 vols, 22 cm pb, 1984-1986. Descriptive. Guyana. Collective biography. A bibliography. BL, Gos, LOC.

 

SHACOCHIS, Bob – The Immaculate Invasion. (New York: Viking P) xxi,404 pages hb, 1999; (Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, Reprint edition) 432 pages pb, 2000. International relations. US special forces. Operation Uphold Democracy. Haiti. Concerns the 1994 US pseudo-invasion supposedly to restore democracy but in reality to protect the well-heeled elites up on the mountainside from the wrath of a million poor people in the slums below. A ground-level account of soldiers in a new era of soldiering that the military calls “operations other than war”, rather than of Haiti or the Haitians. By a US novelist (1951-); teaches creative writing at Florida State U.

 

SHAEN, William, ed - Report of the Proceedings at Bow Street Police Station on the Committal of Colonel Nelson and Lieutenant Brand for the murder of Mr GW Gordon. Edited from the shorthand writer's notes by William Shaen, MA. (London: Jamaica Committee, Jamaica Papers, No 7) 1867. Colonial administration. Law. Crime. Murder. Public order. Morant Bay Rebellion, 1865. Bow Street Police Station. George William Gordon. Colonel Nelson. HCA Brand. Jamaica. A case report. Very scarce. Cu.J.

 

SHAFROTH, John Franklin – [US lawyer and politician (1854-1922); senator for Colorado; chairman of the Committee on Pacific Islands and Porto Rico. See: “Civil Government for . . .; “ and “Government for . . . “]

 

SHAFTER, William Rufus – [US major-general (1835-1906); commander of the US forces in Cuba. See: PH Carlson; and JD Miley. LOC.]

 

SHAHABUDDEEN, Mohammed - The Conquest of Grenada: Sovereignty in the Periphery. (Georgetown: UG) 266 pages, 1986. International relations. US intervention, 1983. Urgent Fury. Grenada. Gos.

 

SHAHABUDDEEN, Mohammed - Constitutional Development in Guiana, 1621-1978. (Georgetown: Published by the Author, Guyana Printers) xx,685 pages, 1979. Law. Constitutional. History. Guyana. Gos, New.

 

SHAHABUDDEEN, Mohammed - From Plantocracy to Nationalism: A Profile of Sugar in Guyana. (Georgetown) 440 pages, 1983. Agriculture. Sugar. Politics. Economics. Plantations. Plantocracy. Nationalism. Guyana.

 

SHAHABUDDEEN, Mohammed - Law Reform in the Guyana: Address Delivered to Guyana Bar Association at Law Courts . . . 21st September 1981. (Georgetown: Ministry of Justice) 43 pages pamph, 1981. Law. Legal profession. Law reform. Guyana. A speech. New.

 

SHAHABUDDEEN, Mohammed - The Legal System of Guyana. (Georgetown: Guyana Printers, Privately Published) xxix,523 pages, biblio, 1973. Law. Legal systems. Guyana. Gos, Jor, New.

 

SHAHABUDDEEN, Mohammed - Nationalization of Guyana's Bauxite: The Case of Alcan. (Georgetown: Ministry of Information) 307 pages, 1981. Politics. Economics. Mining. Bauxite. Foreign multinational corporations. Alcan. Nationalization. Guyana. New, W&D.

 

SHAHABUDDEEN, Mohammed - Slavery and Historiographical Rectification: Opening Address Delivered at the International Round Table to Mark the 150th Anniversary of the Abolition of Slavery in the English Speaking West Indies, which was held at the National Cultural Centre, Georgetown, August 4-5, 1984. (Georgetown: Guyana Commemoration Commission) 22 pages pamph, 1984. History. Historiography. Slavery. Caribbean area. New

 

SHAHABUDDEEN, Mohammed - The Stranger at the Gate: Being Collected Submissions for the Respondents in the Case of Rolf Brandt v Attorney General and Carl B Austin. (Georgetown: A-G’s Chambers) iv,190 pages, 1971. Law. Trials. Rolf Brandt. Carl B Austin. Guyana. A case report. New.

 

SHAHABUDDEEN, Mohammed - Towards Industrial Justice in Guyana: Address Delivered at the Inaugural Meeting of the Guyana Labour Code Commission, Sunday August 25, 1974, at Critchlow Labour College. (Georgetown: Ministry of Labour & Social Security) 21 pages pamph, 1974. Industrial relations. Law. Guyana. A speech. New.

 

SHAHABUDDEEN, Mohammed - [Guyana-born barrister and attorney-general; member of the UN War Crimes Court.]

 

SHAHABUDDEEN, Mohammed, comp - Two Boundary Disputes, Being Additional Arguments in re Arthur and Herman-Styne. Collected by M Shahabuddeen. (Georgetown: Attorney-General’s Chambers) iii,156 pages, 1972. International relations. Border disputes. Guyana. A collection of case reports. New.

 

SHAKESPEARE, William – [English playwright (1564-1616); his play “The Tempest” was once thought to have been suggested by the early descriptions of the storm that caused the wreck of the “Sea Venture” on Bermuda, but he is now thought to have been influenced instead by Raleigh's "Discoverie of Guiana.” See: G Chalmers; and S Jourdain; and DF Raine; and G Somers; and W Strachey; and AJ Wingood; and LB Wright.]

 

SHAND, John – [See: C Donaldson.]

 

SHANK, Gregory – The Devil Behind the Mirror: Globalization and Politics in the Domincan Republic. (Berkeley: U of California P) 2007. Economics. Politics. Globalization. Dominican Republic.

 

SHANKS, David L, and Allen D PUTNEY - Dominica Forest and Park System Plan. (Roseau: Dominica Forestry Division. Christiansted: ECNAMP) 155 pages, maps, biblio, 1979. Conservation. Forestry. National parks. Dominica. A technical assistance report. My.D, My.R.

 

SHANNON, Magdaline W - Jean-Price Mars, the Haitian Elite and the American Occupation, 1915-35. (New York: St Martin’s P) xiii,186 pages 23 cm hb, biblio, index, 1996; (ibidem) xiii,186 pages pb, biblio, index, 1996; (London: Macmillan) hb, [date?]. International relations. US occupation, 1915-34. Jean Price Mars. Haiti. Author (1914-). BL, LOC.

 

Shared Visions: Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the University of the West Indies. Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago, January 10-March 15, 1998. (Kingston: Canoe P) 87 pages pb, col plates, 1998. Fine arts. Caribbean area. A travelling exhibition of WI art, with an introduction by R Nettleford.

 

SHARMAN, Frank, and Amalia STONE - Discover St Kitts: Columbus' Favourite Island. (Basseterre: Creole Publishing) 96 pages 21 cm pb, many col photos, col maps, 1987. Descriptive. Christopher Columbus. St Kitts. A guidebook for tourists. LOC.

 

SHARP, David - [British zoologist (1840-1922); curator at the Zoological Museum, Cambridge. See: WB Hemsley. RES.]

 

SHARP, GF - [A mis-citation by Co.C for SHARPE. See: “The Barbados Year Book . . .”]

 

SHARP, Granville - An Appendix to the Representation (Printed in the Year 1769) of the Injustice and Dangerous Tendency of Tolerating Slavery, or of admitting the least claims of private property in the persons of men in England. (London: Printed for Benjamin White & R Horsefield) 28 pages 8vo pamph, 1772. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. The only edition, exceptionally scarce. BL, GL, Rag, Sab 79809.

 

SHARP, Granville - An Essay on Slavery, Proving from Scripture Its Inconsistency with Humanity and Religion; in Answer to a Late Publication, Entitled, “The African Trade for Negro Slaves Shewn to be Consistent with Principles of Humanity, and the Laws of Revealed Religion.” (Burlington, West Jersey: Printed and Sold by Isaac Collins) xvi,17-28 pages 20 cm pamph, 1773 1st ed; (London) 28 pages pamph, 1776. Church. Religion. Scripture. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. One of the earliest British attacks on slavery. A reply to the pamphlet by T Thompson. Both editions exceptionally scarce. LOC, Rag, Sab 79823.

 

SHARP, Granville - Extract from a Representation of the Injustice and Dangerous Tendency of Tolerating Slavery, or Admitting the Least Claim of Private Property in the Persons of Men. (London: sn) 33 pages pamph, 1769; (Philadelphia: Reprinted by Joseph Cruikshank) 53 pages 18 cm 8vo pamph, 1771; (London) pamph, 1772. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. An extract of pages 146-149 of “A Representation . . . “ All issues exceptionally scarce. LOC, Rag, Sab 79818.

 

SHARP, Granville - Extract of a Letter to a Gentleman in Maryland wherein is Demonstrated the Extreme Wickedness of Tolerating the Slave Trade, in order to favour the illegalities of our colonies, where the two first foundations of English Law (two witnesses of God) are supplanted by opposite (and, of course, illegal) ordinances, which occasions a civil death of the English Constitution, so that these two witnesses may be said to lie dead in all the West India Islands!! (London: James Phillips) 14 pages 16mo pamph, 1793; (ibidem) 14 pages 17 cm pamph, 1797 3rd ed; (London: Printed by Phillips & Fardon) 14 pages 15 cm pamph, 1806 4th ed. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Maryland. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. 1st edition exceptionally scarce; other editions very scarce. Bei, BL, LOC, Sab 79820.

 

SHARP, Granville - The Just Limitation of Slavery in the Laws of God, Compared with the Unbounded Claims of the African Traders and British American Slaveholders. (London: Printed for B White, in Fleet Street, & E&C Dilly, in the Poultry) lxvii,107 pages 19 cm 8vo, 1776. Church. Religion. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. A reply to Thompson, "The African Trade . . ." Very scarce. BL, Cu.W, GL, Rag, Sab 79823.

 

SHARP, Granville - Law of Liberty, or, Royal Law, by which all Mankind Will Certainly Be Judged, Earnestly Recommended to the Serious Consideration of all Slaveholders and Slave Dealers. (London: Printed for B White) 55 pages 8vo pamph, 1776. Church. Religion. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. Exceptionally scarce. GL, Sab 79824.

 

SHARP, Granville - The Law of Passive Obedience; or, Christian Submission to Personal Injuries: Wherein is Shewn that the Several Texts of Scripture, which Command the Entire Submission of Servants or Slaves to their Masters Cannot Authorise the Latter to Exact an Involuntary Servitude, nor, in the Least Degree Justify the Claims of Modern Slaveholders. (London: B White) 102 pages 19 cm 8vo, 1776. Church. Religion. Scripture. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract.  A response to the popular argument that the New Testament tolerates slavery. Very scarce. The only edition. BL, GL, LOC, Sab 79825.

 

SHARP, Granville - The Law of Retribution, or a Serious Warning to Great Britain and her Colonies Founded on Unquestionable Examples of God’s Temporal Vengeance against Tyrants, Slave-holders and Oppressors. (London: Printed by W Richardson for B White and EC Dilly) 357 pages 8vo, 1776. Church. Religion. Scripture. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. Very scarce. BL, GL, LOC, Rag, Sab 79826.

 

SHARP, Granville - Letters from Granville Sharp, Esq, of London: To the Maryland Society for Promoting the Abolition of Slavery and the Relief of Free Negroes and Others, Unlawfully Held in Bondage. (Baltimore: Printed by D Graham, L Yundt, and WW Patton) 11 pages 21 cm 8vo pamph, 1793. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Maryland. Caribbean area. Exceptionally scarce. LOC.

 

SHARP, Granville - Remarks on the Judgement of the Court of King's Bench in the Case of Stewart & Somerset. (London) pamph, 1776. Colonial administration. Law. James Somerset. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. Exceptionally scarce.

 

SHARP, Granville - A Representation of the Injustice and Dangerous Tendency of Admitting the Least Claims of Private Property in the Persons of Men, in England . . . (London: Printed for Benjamin White and R Horsfield) 167 pages 8vo, 1769. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. The 1st major work on anti-slavery by a British author, a classic in the field of anti-slavery literature. Very scarce. BL, Cu.W, GL, LOC, Rag, Sab 79830.

 

SHARP, Granville - Serious Reflections on the Slave Trade and Slavery, Wrote in March 1797. (London: Printed by W Calvert) 46 pages 16mo pamph, 1805. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. The only edition, very scarce. BL, Cu.W, KL, Rag, Sab 79831.

 

SHARP, Granville - “The System of Colonial Law” compared with the eternal laws of God, and with the indispensible principles of the English Constitution. (London: Printed by Richard Edwards, for Vernor, Hood, and Sharpe) 20 pages 8vo pamph, 1807. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. The only edition, published on the eve of the vote on the motion of 2 February 1807, this work responds to a petition presented to the House of Commons by West Indian planters and merchants that outlined in 13 paragraphs “numerous solemn assertions of very alarming circumstances to be apprehended by the passing of the intended bill”. Very scarce.

 

SHARP, Granville - Tracts on Slavery and Liberty: The Just Limitation of Slavery in the Eyes of God . . . the Law of Passive Obedience . . . the Law of Liberty . . . (Westport, CT: Negro UP) 1 vol, [np] 23 cm, [1969]. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. A reprint of 4 of his works. Variously paginated. LOC.

 

SHARP, Granville - [British abolitionist (1735-1813); the first great anti-slavery leader; chairman of the Committee of the Society instituted in 1787 for the purpose of effecting the abolition of the slave trade. See: "Letter to Granville . . ."; and P Hoare; and S Stuart. DNB, web page.]

 

SHARP, Samuel - [Jamaican slave; deacon at the Burchell Baptist Church in Montego Bay; led the Christmas Rebellion, 1831 in which a dozen whites and over 400 slaves were killed and many more slaves were executed after courts martial. See: EK Brathwait; and CS Reid.]

 

SHARPE, [?] – [St Vincent planter (fl 1814); disputant with governor C Brisbane. See: “Minutes of His Majesty’s . . .“]

 

SHARPE, GF, ed – The Barbados Year Book . . . [See: “Barbados Year Book . . .“]

 

SHARPE, Henry Edward – On the abolition of the Negro apprenticeship, in a letter to the Right Hon the Lord Brougham. (London: JW Parker) 1838. Slavery. Apprenticeship. St Vincent & the Grenadines. Very scarce. GL.

 

SHARPE, Henry Edward, and JC CHOPPIN, ed - Laws of St Vincent and its Dependencies, 1772 to 1863. (London) 606 pages, 1864. Law. Statutes. St Vincent & the Grenadines. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Replaced by “Laws of St Vincent, 1784-1884 . . .” Very scarce. New, Pat.

 

[SHARPE, John] - The Case of the British Northern Colonies. (sl [London]) 3 pages folio pamph, [ca 1731]. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Taxation. Navigation Acts. Molasses Act controversy, 1730-33. Northern Colonies. Caribbean area. The 1730-33 controversy between the New England and the WI colonies over the Molasses Act. A protest against the Bill to restrain these colonies from trading with the French and Dutch islands. By a British solicitor and MP; colonial agent for Antigua, Barbados, Jamaica, Nevis, St Kitts, 1733-57; solicitor to the Treasury. Exceptionally scarce. BL, Sab 11315.

 

SHARPE, John H – Independence for Bermuda: A Discussion Paper Presented to Parliament by the Premier, the Hon Sir John H Sharpe on Friday, 15 July, 1977. (Hamilton: Gov’t Printer) 54 pages 28 cm pamph, 1977. Politics. Independence. Bermuda. BL.

 

SHARPE, Kenneth Evan - Peasant Politics: Struggle in a Dominican Village. (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins UP, Studies in Atlantic History & Culture) xix,263 pages 24 cm, ills, biblio, index, 1977. Economics. Politics. Sociology. Social classes. Peasants. Dominican Republic. By a US sociologist and author. BL, LOC.

 

SHARPE, Reginald Taaffe - British Honduras: Report of an Inquiry Held by Sir Reginald Sharpe QC into Allegations of Contacts between the People's United Party and Guatemala, etc. (London: HMSO, Cmd 9139) 36 pages 25 cm 8vo pamph, [1954]. Colonial administration. International relations. Politics. People’s United Party. Guatemala. Belize. A parliamentary report. Investigates the activities of George Price and other leaders of the PUP with respect to their relations with the leftist government of Jacobo Arbenz in Guatemala. By a British jurist (1898-?); judge of the High Court of Rangoon; chairman of the National Health Services Tribunal for England and Wales, 1948-1971. BL, LOC, Pat, Tra, Woo.

 

SHARPE, William - The Case of William Sharpe, Esq. (London) 50 pages 8vo pamph, 1712. Colonial administration. Law. Barbados. A case report. He had been dismissed as President of the Barbados Council by Gov Milford Crowe in 1707 over an attempt to introduce a paper currency. Exceptionally scarce. BL, Cu.W, Han, RES, Sab 79853.

 

SHARPLES, Ovid Edgar Leland, comp - A Digest of Cases Decided in the Supreme Court of British Guiana during the Years 1901-1909. (Georgetown: The Argosy Co) 2 vols, 1906-1910. Law. Supreme Court. Guyana. A digest of case reports. Very scarce. BL, Jor, New, Pat.

 

SHARPLES, Pamela – [Wife of RC SHARPLES. See: G Hireson.]

 

SHARPLES, Richard Christopher – [British army officer and colonial administrator; governor of Bermuda. See: G Hireson.]

 

SHATTUCK, George Burbank, ed - The Bahama Islands. (New York and London: The Macmillan Co, For the Geographical Society of Baltimore) xxxii,630 pages 27x20 cm thick 4to, tables, text ills, 93 col and b&w plates, 13 col and b&w maps, index, blue cloth, gilt design, gilt lettering, 1905. Descriptive. Geography. Bahamas. Covers all aspects of geology, geography, fossils, tides, magnetic, climate, upper atmosphere, soils, vegetation, insects, fishes, reptiles, birds, mammals, sanitary conditions, diseases, history, slavery, etc. A massive and detailed work; the definitive work of its time. The result of the Bahama Expedition sent out by the Geographical Society of Baltimore in 1903. A collection of monographs. By a US geographer (1869-1934). Scarce. Bay, BL, Com, Cu.W, Gos, LOC, RES.

 

SHAW, Alan George Lewers – Sir George Arthur, Bart, 1784-1854: Superintendent of British Honduras, Lieutenant-Governor of Van Diemen’s Land of Upper Canada, Governor of the Bombay Presidency. (Melbourne: Melbourne UP) xv,307 pages 23 cm, 12 pages of plates, maps, biblio, 1980. Descriptive. Colonial administration. George Arthur. Van Diemen’s Land. Bombay. Belize. A biography. BL, Wri.

 

SHAW, Arnold - Belafonte: An Unauthorized Biography. (Philadelphia: Chilton Co) 338 pages 21 cm, b&w photos, [1960]. Descriptive. Music. Harry Belafonte. Jamaica. Passim WI. A biography. LOC.

 

SHAW, Donald Leslie - Alejo Carpentier. (Boston: Twayne Publishers, Twayne’s World Author Series) 150 pages 23 cm, biblio, index, 1985. Literary criticism. Alejo Carpentier. Cuba. Author (1930-). BL, Gos, LOC.

 

SHAW, Gertrude - West Indian Fairy Tales. (London: Francis Griffiths) 179 pages 8vo, ills, 1914. Folklore. Fairy tales. Caribbean area. Illustrations by HJ Stock. BL, RES.

 

SHAW, Gregory, ed - ANR Robinson: Caribbean Man . . . [See: ANR Robinson.]

 

SHAW, Joann Negel – African Art of the Two Continents selected from the Herskovits Collection. (Evanston, IL: Northwestern U Library) 1973. Descriptive. Visual arts. Melville Jean Herskovits. Suriname. Pri.

 

SHAW, John - A Ramble through the United States, Canada and the West Indies. By John Shaw, MD, FGS, FLS. (London: JF Hope) [2],370 pages 22 cm 8vo, 1856. Descriptive. United States of America. Canada. North America. Caribbean area. Caribbean area. A travelogue; superficial and pretentious. Scarce. BL, LOC, Sab 79926.

 

SHAW, John – The Christian Death-bed: A Sermon Preached on the Occasion of the Decease of the Honorable John Imray, MD, Late Member of the Church Council, Dominica, at St George’s, Roseau, August 29, 1880, by the Rev J Shaw, LlD. (London: JE Adlard) 15 pages pamph, 1880. Descriptive. Physicians. John Imray. Dominica. A eulogy. Scarce. My.R.

 

SHAW, Norton – [See: de Champlain.]

 

SHAW, Robert – [Anglican clergyman; sponsored by the SPG; chaplain first in the Mosquito Coast of Nicaragua and later from 1776 in Belize where he was the first to serve. See: WR Johnson.]

 

SHAW, Walter Sidney, ed - Revised Edition of the Consolidated Laws of British Honduras. (London: Printed by Waterlow & Sons) 2 vols, xxvii,vii,1404 pages 26 cm 4to, 1914. Law. Statues. Belize. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Replaced by CGB Francis. By a British colonial jurist (1864-1937); C-J of BH. Scarce. Bay, BL, LOC, New, Pat, RES.

 

SHEA, Ambrose - [Canada-born British colonial administrator (1814-1905); governor of the Bahamas; speaker of the Legislative Assembly of Newfoundland; initiated the sisal hemp industry in the Bahamas. See: Sir AJ Adderley, "Romance of a Governorship . . ." RES.]

 

SHEARER, Hugh Lawson - Alexander Bustamante: Portrait of a Hero. (Kingston: Kingston Publishers) 126 pages 31 cm, many photos, 1978. Politics. Alexander Bustamante. Jamaica. A eulogy; the text of the remembrance at the state-funeral of the Jamaican politician. Car, Ing, LOC.

 

SHEARER, Hugh Lawson - The Prime Minister Speaks on Agriculture . . . An Address Given at the 75th Anniversary of the Jamaica Agricultural Society on Wednesday, 7th January, 1970. (Kingston: Jamaica Information Service) 20 pages pamph, 1970. Politics. Agriculture. Jamaica. A speech. Will.

 

SHEARER, Hugh Lawson - The Prime Minister Speaks on Mining: The Text of the Address Given . . . at Dedication Ceremonies of the Alpart Plant in Jamaica, on March 6, 1970. (Kingston: Jamaica Information Service) 15 pages pamph, 1970. Politics. Mining. Bauxite. Jamaica. A speech. Will.

 

SHEARER, Hugh Lawson - The Prime Minister Speaks on Youth . . . an Address Given . . . at the Golden Jubilee Celebrations of the West Indies College, Mandeville, on Thursday December 18, 1969. (Kingston: Jamaica Information Service) 13 pages pamph, [ca 1980]. Politics. Sociology. Young persons. Youth. Jamaica. A speech. Will.

 

SHEARER, Hugh Lawson - The Prime Minister Speaks to the News Media; their rights, their responsibilities, and their role in national and international affairs: the text of five addresses . . . (Kingston: Jamaica Information Service) 48 pages pamph, 1970. Mass communications. Journalism. Politics. Jamaica. A collection of five speeches. Will.

 

SHEARER, Hugh Lawson - The Prime Minister Speaks to Young Jamaica: The Text of Addresses . . . (Kingston: Jamaica Information Service) 28 pages pamph, 1970. Politics. Young persons. Jamaica. A speech. Will.

 

SHEARER, Hugh Lawson - Quotes from the Rt Hon Hugh Lawson Shearer, the Prime Minister of Jamaica. (Kingston: Gov't Printer) 32 pages pamph, [ca 1971]. Politics. Jamaica. An official government publication. Ing.

 

SHEARER, Hugh Lawson - [Jamaican trade unionist and politician (1923-2004); 3rd PM of Jamaica, 1967-1972.]

 

SHEARMAN, Peter - The Soviet Union and Cuba. (London: Routledge & Keagan Paul for the Royal Institute of International Affairs, Chatham House Papers, No 38) 103 pages 22 cm pb, biblio, 1987. International relations. Soviet Union. Cuba. Gos, LOC, Stu, Whi.

 

SHEARMAN, Peter - The Soviet Union and Grenada under the New Jewel Movement. (sl: U of Essex, Dep't of Gov't) 28 pages pamph, 1985. International relations. Soviet Union. Grenada. BL, Whi.

 

SHEARMAN, Peter - [Author (1950-). LOC.]

 

SHEDDEN, Roscow - Ups and Downs in a West Indian Diocese. (London: Mobray & Co) viii,188 pages 8vo, 1 plate, 1 map, 1927. Church. Religion. Anglicans. Bahamas. By the bishop of Nassau. BL.

 

SHEEHAN, Arthur, and Elizabeth Odell SHEEHAN - Black Pearl. The Hairdresser from Haiti. (London: Harvill P) xi,208 pages 8vo hb, 4 plates, dj, 1956. Descriptive. Migration. Hairdressers. Pierre Toussaint. Haiti. A biography; the story of a slave born in Haiti who later became a New York hairdresser. BL, Lag.

 

SHEEHAN, Arthur, and Elizabeth Odell SHEEHAN - Pierre Toussaint: A Citizen of Old New York. (New York: PJ Kennedy & Sons) 1955. Descriptive. Migration. Hairdressers. Pierre Toussaint. Haiti. A biography. Lag.

 

SHEEHAN, Sean - Cuba. (Tarrytown, NY: Marshall Cavendish Corp, Cultures of the World Series) 128 pages 25 cm, col and b&w ills, col maps, 1994. Descriptive. Cuba. A children's book. LOC.

 

SHEEHAN, Sean - Jamaica. (London: Cavendish Books, Cultures of the World Series) 1993; (New York: Marshall Cavendish) 128 pages 25 cm, col ills, col maps, 1994. Descriptive. Jamaica. A children's book. LOC.

 

SHEEHAN, Sean - Trinidad and Tobago. (New York: Marshall Cavendish Corp) 1 vol, 2001. Descriptive. Trinidad. Tobago. A children’s book. LOC.

 

SHEEHAN, Sean - [British political scientist and author (1951-); professor at the U of Melbourne. LOC.]

 

SHEFFIELD, John Baker Holroyd, 1st Earl of - Observations on the Commerce of the American States. By John Lord Sheffield. A New Edition, much enlarged. With an Appendix Containing Tables of the Imports and Exports of Great Britain to and from all Parts from 1700-1782. Also, the Exports of American, Etc. With Remarks on those Tables, on British Navigation, and on the Late Proclamation, Etc. (London: J Debrett) 287 pages 22 cm 8vo, 10 folding tables, 1784; (ibidem) xlvii,345 pages 21 cm 8vo, 16 tables, 1784 6th ed; (Dublin: Printed for P Byrne) 8vo, 1784; (New York: AM Kelley) 287 pages 22 cm, 11 tables, folding tables in pocket, 1970. Colonial administration. Trade. Blockades. Navigation Acts. Caribbean area. The colonial carrying trade and the blockade of US shipping. A revised edition of his “Observations on the Commerce of the American States with Europe . . .” All early issues very scarce. BL, LOC, Rag, Sab 32633.

 

SHEFFIELD, John Baker Holroyd, 1st Earl of - Observations on the Commerce of the American States. With an Appendix; containing An Account of all Rice, Indigo, Cochineal, Tobacco, Sugar, Molasses and Rum Imported and Exported from Great Britain the Last Ten Years, of the Value of all Merchandise . . . Shipping Employed in America Previous to the War. (London: J Debrett) 122 pages 8vo, 1783 2nd ed; (sl: Adams & Bonwick, British Pamphlets, No 1165) [nd] rep. Colonial administration. Trade. Blockades. Navigation Acts. Caribbean area. The colonial carrying trade and the blockade of US shipping. A revised edition of his “Observations on the Commerce of the American States with Europe . . .” Very scarce. BL, Sab 32632.

 

SHEFFIELD, John Baker Holroyd, 1st Earl of - Observations on the Commerce of the American States with Europe and the West Indies; Including the Several Articles of Import and Export; also, an Essay on Canon and Feudal Law, by John Adams Esq . . . to which is Annexed the Political Character of the said John Adams, Esquire. (London: J Debrett) 75 pages 8vo pamph, 1783 1st ed; (Philadelphia: Robert Bell) 62 pages 8vo pamph, 1783; (New York: Research Reprints) 77 pages 23 cm, [1970] rep. Colonial administration. Trade. Blockades. Navigation Acts. Caribbean area. The colonial carrying trade and the blockade of US shipping; argues the WI could be adequately supplied with produce by Canada. Supported by Adams, "Observations on the Commence . . ." Replied to by "A Brief Examination . . .;" and Long, "A Free and Candid Review . . ." 1st edition rare; 2nd edition exceptionally scarce. BL, Com, LOC, RES, Sab 32631, 32634.

 

[SHEFFIELD, John Baker Holroyd, 1st Earl of] - Observations on the Project for Abolishing the Slave Trade, and on the Reasonableness of Attempting some Practical Mode of Relieving the Negroes. (London: Printed for J Debrett) 72 pages 8vo pamph, 1790 1st ed; (London: Printed by J Cooper) 72 pages 8vo pamph, 1791 2nd ed. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. Argues that immediate abolition is impracticable. 1st edition rare; 2nd edition exceptionally scarce. BL, Cu.W, GL, Rag, RES, Sab 32639, 56552.

 

SHEFFIELD, John Baker Holroyd, 1st Earl of - The Orders in Council and the American Embargo Beneficial to the Political and Commercial Interests of Great Britain. (London: Printed by W Bulmer & Co) 51 pages 8vo pamph, 1809. Colonial administration. Trade. Blockades. Navigation Acts. Caribbean area. The colonial carrying trade and the blockade of US shipping. Argues that the Orders in Council and the embargo will be beneficial because they will help to re-establish the British carrying trade. Very scarce. Rag, Sab 32640.

 

SHEFFIELD, John Baker Holroyd, 1st Earl of - Strictures on the Necessity of Inviolably Maintaining the Navigation and Colonial System of Great Britain. (London: J Debrett) 65 pages 8vo pamph, 1804 1st ed; (London: Printed by W Bulmer & Co, for G&W Nicol) xxiv,318 pages 22 cm, 1806 rev ed. Colonial administration. Trade. Blockades. Navigation Acts. Caribbean area. The colonial carrying trade and the blockade of US shipping. Replied to by GW Jordan, "The Claims . . ." 1st edition exceptionally scarce; rev edition very scarce. BL, LOC, Rag, RES, Sab 32641.

 

SHEFFIELD, John Baker Holroyd, 1st Earl of - [British statesman (1735-1821); privy councillor, publisher of pamphlets on social and commercial issues. DNB.]

 

Sheffield Female Anti-Slavery Society . . . [See: “Concluding Report . . .;” and “Report of the Sheffield . . .”]

 

SHEIR, John - [The Cundall citation for SHIER.]

 

SHEIRIFF, PMC – Comparative Index of the Laws of the Colonies of Grenada and St Vincent up to 1906. (Bridgetown: sn) 22 pages pamph, [1906]. Law. Statutes. Grenada. St Vincent. An index to the Acts and Ordinances. Scarce.

 

Shell Fights Pollution: A Brief Account of the Refinery's Efforts to Control, Reduce and Prevent Contamination of its Environs. (Willemstad: Shell Curacao) 24 pages, 1974. Economics. Environment. Pollution. Petroleum. Foreign multinational corporations. Curacao. Netherlands Antilles. Bro.

 

Shell on Curacao: An Outline of the History and Activities of the Royal Dutch/Shell Group in Curacao. (Willemstad: Shell Curacao) 32 pages, 1966. Economics. Petroleum. Foreign multinational corporations. Curacao. Netherlands Antilles. Bro.

 

SHELTON OVICH, Raul M – [See: “Stages and Problems . . .”]

 

SHENFIELD, Arthur Asher - Reporting on the Marketing of Sea Island Cotton. (St John's: Antigua Printery) 25 pages pamph, [nd]. Agriculture. Cotton. Economics. Marketing. Antigua. Co.C, Com.

 

SHEPHARD, Cecil Yaxley - Agricultural Labour in Trinidad. (Port-of-Spain: Gov't Printer) 1936. Industrial relations. Agriculture. Sugar. Trinidad. An official government report. Scarce. LOC, Wilk.

 

SHEPHARD, Cecil Yaxley - The Cacao Industry in Trinidad: Some Economic Aspects. (Port-of-Spain: Gov’t Printer) 1 vol, 28 cm, diagrams, tables, maps, biblio, 1932. Economics. Agriculture. Cacao. Chocolate. Trinidad. An official government report. Scarce. BL, LOC.

 

SHEPHARD, Cecil Yaxley - Cane Cutting Enquiry: Barbados. (Bridgetown: Advocate Co) 48 pages 24 cm pamph, 1946. Agriculture. Sugar. Plantations. Industrial relations. Barbados. An official government report. Scarce. Co.C, LOC, W&D, Wilk.

 

SHEPHARD, Cecil Yaxley - Peasant Agriculture in the Leeward and Windward Islands. (St Augustine: ICTA) x,211 pages, tables, biblio, 1945. Colonial administration. Agriculture. Economics. Small farming. Leeward Islands. Windward Islands. Caribbean area. A report on a survey of peasants in the Leeward and Windward Islands conducted at the request of the Secretary of State for the Colonies; deals with share-cropping, tenancy, squatting, freehold tenure, and land settlement. Scarce. Pos, W&D.

 

SHEPHARD, Cecil Yaxley - Report on the Preliminary Examination of the Fiscal and Economic Structure of St Lucia. (Castries: Gov't Printer) 20 pages folio pamph, 1947. Economics. Taxation. St Lucia. An official government report. Scarce. BL, W&D.

 

SHEPHARD, Cecil Yaxley - The Sugar Industry of Barbados; A Method for Calculating the Price of Sugar Cane. (Bridgetown: Advocate Co) 41 pages 24 cm pamph, tables, [1947]. Agriculture. Sugar. Economics. Marketing. Industrial relations. Barbados. An official government report. Scarce. Bar, Co.C, Com, LOC, W&D, Wilk.

 

SHEPHARD, Cecil Yaxley - The Sugar Industry of Barbados; 1946 Crop: Report on the New Method of Remunerating Cane Cutters. (Bridgetown: Advocate Co) 9 pages pamph, 1946. Agriculture. Sugar. Economics. Industrial relations. Remuneration. Cane cutters. Barbados. An official government report. Scarce. Co.C, Com, W&D, Wilk.

 

SHEPHARD, Cecil Yaxley - The Sugar Industry of the British West Indies and British Guiana with Special Reference to Trinidad. (St Augustine: ICTA, Economic Series, No 1) 20 pages 4to pamph, ills, 1 map, 1929. Agriculture. Sugar. Economics. Guyana. Trinidad. Caribbean area. Scarce. BL, Co.C, Com, RES, RES, Wilk.

 

SHEPHARD, Cecil Yaxley - [Economist and author (1900-1959); professor of economics at ICTA. See also, “Report of the Commission of Enquiry into the Position of the Grenada Sugar Industry . . .” RES.]

 

SHEPHARD, Charles - The Colonial Practice of St Vincent: Containing an Abstract of the Court Acts and Rules of the Several Courts in the Island . . . (London: Charles Hunter) xxi,316 pages 8vo, 1822. Law. Supreme Court. Statutes. Rules. St Vincent. Very scarce. Bay, Cu.W, Pat, Rag, Sab 80270.

 

SHEPHARD, Charles - An Historical Account of the Island of St Vincent. (London: Printed by W Nicol, Cleveland Row, St James’.  Sold by Ridgway & Sons, Piccadilly; Robinson & Son, Liverpool; and Smith & Son, Glasgow) xx,216,lxxvi pages 23 cm 8vo, 2 plates, 1831 1st ed; (London: Frank Cass, Library of WI Studies, No 23) xvi,216,lxxvi pages 23 cm hb, ills, 1971 facs ed; (London and Portland, OR: Frank Cass) xvi,216,lxxvi pages 21 cm, ills, [ca 1997]. History. Carib War. Black Caribs. St Vincent. An account of the Carib War from a pro-planter point of view. 1st edition very scarce. Bay, BL, Cu.W, Gos, LOC, My.A, Pat, Rag, RES, Sab 80271.

 

SHEPHARD, Charles - [British colonial administrator in St Vincent.]

 

SHEPHARD, Larry, and Reba SHEPARD - The British Virgin Islands: Treasure Islands of the Caribbean. (London: Macmillan Caribbean Guide) 128 pages pb, 50 col ills, maps, biblio, 1989. Descriptive. Tortola. British Virgin Islands. Mol, Whi.

 

SHEPHERD, Anthony - The Postal Censorship in Barbados during the First and Second World Wars. (London: BWI Study Circle) 32 pages pamph, 1984. Hobbies. Stamp collecting. Philately. Barbados. Censorship during WW I and WW II.

 

SHEPHERD, Verene - Livestock in the Age of Sugar and Slavery. (Kingston: Ian Randle) pb, 1997. Agriculture. Livestock. Jamaica. A study of the 'pen keepers.'

 

SHEPHERD, Verene – Maharani's Misery: Narratives of a Passage from India to the Caribbean. (Kingston: UWI Press) 208 pages pb, 2002. History. Immigration. Indenture. East Indians. Jamaica.

 

SHEPHERD, Verene - Transients to Settlers: The Experience of Indians in Jamaica, 1845-1950. (Leeds: U of Warwick, Peepal Tree P) 281 pages 21 cm pb, biblio, index, 1994. Immigration. East Indians. Jamaica. A revision of the author’s 1984 MA thesis at Mona. Bob, LOC, Whi.

 

SHEPHERD, Verene - [Jamaican historian; professor at UWI, Mona.]

 

SHEPHERD, Verene, ed - Women in Caribbean History. (Kingston: Ian Randle. New York: Markus Wiener) xx,189 pages 26 cm hb, ills, 1998; (ibidem) xx,189 pages 26cm pb, ills, 1998; (Oxford: James Currey) xx,195 pages 25 cm pb, ills, plates, maps, 1999. History. Gender studies. Women. Caribbean area. A secondary school textbook. BL, LOC.

 

SHEPHERD, Verene, ed - Working Slavery, Pricing Freedom: Perspectives from the Caribbean, Africa and the African Diaspora. (New York: Palgrave) 1 vol, hb, 2001; (ibidem) 1 vol, pb, 2001; (Kingston: Ian Randle. Oxford: James Currey) xxii,538 pages 23 cm pb, plates, maps, biblio, index, 2002. History. Slavery. Emancipation. Apprenticeship. Caribbean area. BL, LOC.

 

SHEPHERD, Verene, and Bridget BRERETON, and Barbara BAILEY, ed - Engendering History. Caribbean Women in Historical Perspective. (Kingston: Ian Randle. London: James Currey. New York: St Martin's P) xxii,406 pages 24 cm hb, 1 map, biblio, 1995; (ibidem) xxii,406 pages 24 cm pb, 1 map, biblio, 1995. History. Gender studies. Women. Caribbean area. A collection of papers from the symposium 'Engendering History: Current Directions in the Study of Women and Gender in Caribbean History.' BL, Bow, LOC.

 

SHEPHERD, WR - The Attitude of the United States toward the Retention by European Nations of Colonies in and around the Caribbean. (New York) 1917. International relations. United States. Europe. Caribbean area. Scarce. Bay.

 

SHEPPARD, Jill - Marryshow of Grenada: An Introduction. (Bridgetown: Privately published, Letchworth P) vi,56 pages 23 cm pamph, 4 b&w photos, biblio, 1987. Descriptive. Politics. Theophilus Albert Marryshow. Grenada. A biography. BL, LOC.

 

SHEPPARD, Jill - The "Redlegs" of Barbados: Their Origins and History. (Millwood, NY: KTO Press) xiv,147 pages 25 cm hb, 5 b&w ills, 1 map, biblio, index, dj, [ca 1977]. History. Immigration. Redlegs. Barbados. Explores the origins and subsequent history of the poor whites of Barbados, descendents of indentured servants. BL, Car, Gos, Jor, LOC, Pot, W&D.

 

SHEPPARD, Jill - [British-born teacher and conservationist; founder of the CCA; long-time resident of Barbados.]

 

[SHEPPARD, Moses] - African Slave Trade in Jamaica, and Comparative Treatment of Slaves. Read before the Maryland Historical Society, October 1854. (Baltimore: Printed for the Maryland Historical Society by John D Toy) 14 pages 22 cm 8vo pamph, [1854]. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Maryland. Jamaica. Very scarce. LOC, Sab 35563, 80327.

 

SHERE, Louis - Sugar Taxation in the Caribbean and Central American Countries. (Washington, DC: Pan American Union) 82 pages, 1952. Economics. Taxation. Agriculture. Sugar. Caribbean area. Central America. By a US fiscal expert (1900-?). Scarce. Co.C, Com.

 

SHERIDAN, Richard B - The Development of the Plantations to 1750; and An Era of West Indian Prosperity. (Kingstown and Bridgetown: Caribbean UP, Chapters in Caribbean History, No 1) 70,49 pages 22 cm hb, biblio, [1970] 1st ed; (ibidem) 70,49 pages 22 cm pb, biblio, [1970]. History. Slavery. Slave trade. Plantations. Caribbean area. Two monographs in economic history. BL, Com, Gos, LOC, Pot, Wilk.

 

SHERIDAN, Richard B - Doctors and Slaves: A Medical and Demographic History of Slavery in the British West Indies, 1680-1830. (Cambridge and New York: Cambridge UP) xvii,420 pages 24 cm, ills, 1 map, biblio, index, 1985. History. Slavery. Health. Demography. Caribbean area. BL, Gos, LOC, My.D, My.R.

 

SHERIDAN, Richard B - Sugar and Slavery: An Economic History of the British West Indies, 1623-1775. (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins UP) xiii,529 pages 23 cm hb, ills, maps, biblio, [ca 1973] 1st ed; (Bridgetown and London: Caribbean UP) 529 pages, ills, maps, biblio, 1974; (ibidem) 529 pages pb, ills, maps, biblio, 1976 2nd imp; (Ann Arbor: U Microfilms ) xii,529 pages, ills, maps, biblio, 1986; (Mona: UWI, Canoe P) xx,529 pages 23 cm pb, tables, ills, maps, biblio, [ca 1994] rep; (Kingston: UWI Press) 546 pages pb, ills, maps, biblio, 2000. History. Economics. Slavery. Slave trade. Sugar. Plantations. Caribbean area. A detailed study. An expansion of the author’s 1951 PhD thesis at U of London. Be.A, BL, Com, Gos, Ing, LOC, My.R, W&D, Wilk.

 

SHERIDAN, Richard B - [US economist (1918-?); professor emeritus in the dep't of economics at the U of Kansas. LOC.]

 

SHERIFF, Percy Musgrave Cresswell - Comparative Index of the Laws of the Colonies of Grenada and St Vincent up to the 31st day of December, 1905. (Bridgetown: Advocate Printing Works) 22 pages folio, 1906. Law. Statutes. Grenada. St Vincent. An index to the Acts and Ordinances. Very scarce. BL, New, Pat, RES.

 

SHERIFF, Percy Musgrave Cresswell - Index of the Laws of St Lucia (Exclusive of the Civil Code and Code of Civil Procedure) in Force on the 31st December, 1907. (Castries: Privately Printed) v,34 pages folio pamph, 1908. Law. Statutes. St Lucia. An index to the Acts and Ordinances. Very scarce. BL, Jor, New, Pat, RES.

 

SHERIFF, Percy Musgrave Cresswell - [British colonial jurist (1869-?); query son of WAM Sheriff; Magistrate in Grenada; C-J of St Vincent; C-J of St Lucia; C-J of Bermuda, 1912. RES.]

 

SHERIFF, William Anthony Musgrave - Manual for the Guidance of Justices of the Peace in the Out-islands, Comprising a Review of the Summary Jurisdiction Act, 1880. (Nassau) 28 pages pamph, 1880. Law. Justices of the Peace. Bahamas. By an Antiguan British colonial jurist (?-1898); A-G of the Bahamas; C-J of BH; judge in Demerara. Exceptionally scarce. RES.

 

SHERLOCK, Philip Manderson - The Aborigines of Jamaica. (Kingston: IOJ) 20 pages pamph, ills, plates, 1 map, 1939. Archaeology. Island Caribs. Aborigines. Jamaica. Appendix by Frank Cundall. Scarce. Bay, Co.C, Com, Her, Ing, LOC.

 

SHERLOCK, Philip Manderson - Anansi the Spider Man: Jamaican Folk Tales. (New York: Thomas Y Crowell) 1 vol, [1954] 1st ed; (London: Macmillan) 85 pages, 1956; (ibidem) 1964; (ibidem) 96 pages pb, 62 ills, 1983. Folklore. Anansi. Jamaica. Illustrated by Marcia Brown. Co.C, Com, Her, LOC, Will, Whi.

 

SHERLOCK, Philip Manderson - Belize: A Junior History. (London and Glasgow: Collins) 112 pages 19 cm, ills, 4 plates, coat of arms, maps, 1969; (ibidem) 112 pages, maps, 1973 2nd ed. History. Education. Belize. An elementary school textbook. Com, Her, LOC, Woo.

 

SHERLOCK, Philip Manderson - Caribbean Citizen: An Introduction to Civics. (London and New York: Longmans, Green & Co) 158 pages 19 cm hb, ills, [1957] 1st ed; (ibidem) 120 pages, 12 b&w photos, tables, diagrams, 1963 2nd ed. Civics. Education. Caribbean area. Aimed at creating a sense of WI identity and pride among young West Indians. A secondary school textbook. Bay, Co.C, Com, Her, LOC, Pot, Will.

 

SHERLOCK, Philip Manderson - The Iguana's Tail: Crick Crack Stories from the Caribbean. (New York: Thomas Y Crowell Co) 97 pages 23 cm, ills, [1969]; (London: Deutsch) 97 pages, 1976 rep. Folklore. Crick Crack. Caribbean area. A collection of 6 folk tales from the WI, which the story teller begins with the phrase, “Crick crack” and the audience must answer, “Break my neck” before the tale starts. Illustrated by Gioia Fiammenghi. Com, Gos, Her, LOC, Will.

 

SHERLOCK, Philip Manderson - Jamaica: A Junior History. (London and Glasgow: Collins) 128 pages 20 cm, ills, plates, maps, [ca 1966]. History. Education. Jamaica. An elementary school textbook. Com, Her, LOC, Will.

 

SHERLOCK, Philip Manderson - Jamaica Way. (London: Longmans, Green) 104 pages 19 cm pb, 12 ills, 1962. Descriptive. Jamaica. Bay, Co.C, Com, Her, LOC, Will.

 

SHERLOCK, Philip Manderson - Keeping Company with Jamaica. (London: Macmillan Caribbean Guide) vii,211 pages 22 cm pb, col ills, photos, maps, 1984. Descriptive. Jamaica. A guidebook for tourists. For the 1992 edition see: PM Sherlock and B Preston, "Jamaica: The Fairest Isle." BL, Gos.

 

SHERLOCK, Philip Manderson - The Land, the People of the West Indies. (Philadelphia and New York: JB Lippincott Co) 172 pages 21 cm, ills, plates, maps, [1967]. Descriptive. Caribbean area. Com, Her, LOC, My.R.

 

SHERLOCK, Philip Manderson - The Man in the Web and other folk tales. (London: Longmans) 1959. Folklore. Caribbean area. A children's work. Her.

 

SHERLOCK, Philip Manderson - Norman Manley: A Biography (London: Macmillan) 223 pages hb, biblio, index, 1980 1st ed; (ibidem) 223 pages pb, biblio, index, 1980. Descriptive. Law. Politics. Norman Manley. Jamaica. A biography; a vivid and readable study of the Jamaican politician. BL, Car, Ing.

 

SHERLOCK, Philip Manderson - Reflections on Changing Perspectives of the West Indian Past. (Port-of-Spain: Central Bank of Trinidad & Tobago) 23 pages 22 cm pamph, plates, biblio, [1986]. History. Historiography. Caribbean area. The 4th Dr Eric Williams Memorial Lecture Series. LOC.

 

SHERLOCK, Philip Manderson - Shout for Freedom: A Tribute to Sam Sharpe. (London: Macmillan) xii,168 pages 22 cm, 1 map, 1976. History. Slavery. National heroes. Sam Sharpe. Jamaica. LOC.

 

SHERLOCK, Philip Manderson - This Is Jamaica: An Informal Guide. (London: Hodder & Stoughton) 160 pages 19 cm hb, col and b&w ills, 7 maps, 1968. Descriptive. Jamaica. A guidebook for tourists. Com, Her, Ing, LOC, Will.

 

SHERLOCK, Philip Manderson - West Indian Folk-tales. (London: Oxford UP) 151 pages hb, ills, dj, 1966 1st ed; (ibidem)151 pages hb, 1975 rep; (ibidem) 160 pages 22 cm pb, ills, 1983 2nd ed; (New York: HZ Walck) 151 pages, 1983; (London: Oxford UP) 1988; (ibidem) 1990. Folklore. Caribbean area. A children's book. Illustrated by Joan Kiddell-Monroe. BL, Bow, Com, Gos, Her, Will, Whi.

 

SHERLOCK, Philip Manderson - West Indian Nations: A New History. (London: Macmillan) 362 pages 23 cm hb, ills, 14 maps, biblio, 1973; (Kingston: Jamaica Publishing House. New York: St Martin's P. London: Macmillan) 362 pages 23 cm hb, ills, 14 maps, biblio, 1973. History. Caribbean area. Written as a sequel to Parry and Sherlock’s “A Short History of the West Indies.” Ban, Com, Gos, LOC, My.R, Pot, Wilk.

 

SHERLOCK, Philip Manderson - The West Indian Story. (London: Longmans, Green) 134 pages hb, 1960 1st ed; (ibidem) 1964 2nd ed; (ibidem) 122 pages, ills, photos, 1971 3rd ed; (ibidem) 122 pages hb, 21 b&w photos, 1973 2nd imp. History. Caribbean area. Describes the settlement of different peoples in the West Indies. A children's book. Bay, Co.C, Com, Her.

 

SHERLOCK, Philip Manderson - The West Indies. (London: Thames & Hudson Ltd, New Nations & Peoples) 215 pages 22 cm hb, 75 photos, 3 maps, biblio, dj, [1966]; (New York: Walker & Hudson, New Nations & Peoples Library) 215 pages 22 cm hb, 75 photos, 3 maps, biblio, dj, [1966]. History. Education. Caribbean area. Describes developments since the dissolution of the in 1962 of the short-lived BWI Federation. A secondary school textbook. Bay, Com, Gri, Her, LOC, Mom, Will.

 

SHERLOCK, Philip Manderson - [Jamaica-born poet, storywriter, historian, and educator (1902-2000). Her.]

 

SHERLOCK, Philip Manderson, ed - Jamaica Today: A Handbook of Information for Visitors and Intending Residents, with Some Account of the Colony's History, Being a New and Revised Edition of the Late Mr Frank Cundall's "Jamaica in 1928." (Kingston: IOJ. London: Printed by Hazell, Watson & Vincy Ltd) 204 pages 21 cm, frontis, ills, plates, folding map, biblio, 1940. Descriptive. Jamaica. A guidebook for tourists. Scarce. Ing, Jor, LOC.

 

SHERLOCK, Philip Manderson, and Hazel BENNETT - The Story of the Jamaican People. (New York: Markus Wiener) xiii,434 pages hb, many ills, maps, biblio, index, 1997; (Kingston: Ian Randle) xiii,434 pages 24 cm hb, many ills, maps, biblio, index, 1998. History. Jamaica. A history from an Afro-Jamaican perspective. LOC.

 

SHERLOCK, Philip Manderson, and Rex NETTLEFORD - The University of the West Indies: A Caribbean Response to the Challenge of Change. (Basingstoke: Macmillan Caribbean) 315 pages hb, b&w photos, 1 map, dj, 1990; (ibidem) 315 pages pb, b&w photos, 1 map, 1990. Education. Universities. UWI. Caribbean area. The story of the founding and development of UWI. BL, Gos, Whi.

 

SHERLOCK, Philip Manderson, and Barbara PRESTON - Jamaica: The Fairest Isle. A Visitor's Guide. (Basingstoke: Macmillan Caribbean Guide) 212 pages 22 cm pb, many col and b&w photos, 1992. Descriptive. Jamaica. A guidebook for tourists. For the 1st edition see: PM Sherlock, "Keeping Company with Jamaica." BL, Gos.

 

SHERLOCK, Philip Manderson, and Barbara PRESTON - Jamaica Visitor's Guide. (London: Macmillan) 216 pages pb, 51 col ills, maps, 1991. Descriptive. Jamaica. A guidebook for tourists. Whi.

 

SHERLOCK, Philip Manderson, and Hilary SHERLOCK - Ears and Tails and Common Sense: More Stories from the Caribbean. (New York: Thomas Y Crowell Co) xvii,121 pages 21 cm, 1974; (London: Macmillan Caribbean) 121 pages, 1982. Folklore. Caribbean area. During each evening of their 6-day party, the forest animals listen to a story told by the animals who guess the answers of the chimpanzee’s riddles. Com, Gos, LOC.

 

SHERRARD, Owen Audrey - Freedom from Fear: The Slave and his Emancipation. (London: The Bodley Head) 200 pages 8vo hb, dj, 1959. History. Slavery. Emancipation. Caribbean area. By a British historian (1887-1962). BL, LOC.

 

SHERWOOD, John D – [See: "Case of Cuba . . ."]

 

SHERWOOD, Marika – The British Honduran Forestry Unit in Scotland, 1941-1943. (London: One Caribbean Publishers) 51 pages, maps, 1982. Industrial relations. Race relations. Forestry Unit. Belize. Examines the reasons for the dismissal of the unit eleven months before the 2nd contingent arrived in Britain, the recruitment of military labour from Belize, the isolation felt by the recruits, and the unsatisfactory condition of the camps for ‘coloured labour.’ For another view see: AA Ford. Wri.

 

SHERWOOD, Marika – Many Struggles: West Indian Workers and Service Personnel in Britain, 1939-1945. (London: Karia P) 138 pages 22 cm hb, 7 ills, biblio, 1985; (ibidem) 138 pages 22 cm pb, 7 ills, biblio, 1985. Sociology. Race relations. Service personnel. Migration. Britain. Caribbean area. A WW II study. BL, LOC, Whi.

 

SHIEL, Matthew Phipps – [Montserrat-born UK novelist (1865-1947); prolific author of fantasy and science fiction; first “King” of Redonda. See: AR Morse. LOC.]

 

SHIELDS, Enid - Devon House Families. (Kingston: Ian Randle Publishers, A Green Island P Book) viii,136 pages 23 cm hb, 53 photos, biblio, 1991. History. Architecture. Devon House. Jamaica. The story of the house built in 1881 by Jamaica's first black millionaire, George Stiebel. BL, LOC.

 

SHIELDS, Enid - Vale Royal: The House and the People. (Kingston: Jamaica Historical Society) 74 pages 22 cm, ills, plates, [1983]. History. Architecture. Vale Royal. Jamaica. LOC.

 

SHIER, John – Directions for Testing Cane Juice . . . with Practical Instructions for Conducting the Process of Clarification. (London and Glasgow: sn) 8vo pamph, 1851. Agriculture. Sugar. Technology. Testing cane juice. Caribbean area. Very scarce. BL.

 

SHIER, John – First Report from the Select Committee on Ceylon and British Guiana; together with the Minutes of Evidence and Appendix. (London) 383 pages folio, 1849. Colonial administration. Ceylon. Guyana. Very scarce. Sab 80472.

 

SHIER, John – Preliminary Report, or Outline of the Principal Duties of the Agricultural Chemist to the Colony of British Guiana. (Georgetown: Printed at the Royal Gazette Office) 11 pages 21 cm pamph, 1847. Colonial administration. Agricultural chemist. Guyana. Very scarce. LOC.

 

SHIER, John – Report on the Clarification of Cane-juice, with Practical Directions for Conducting the Process . . . (Georgetown: Royal Gazette Office) 18,iii pages 8vo pamph, 1850; (ibidem) 1851; (ibidem) 1877. Colonial administration. Agriculture. Sugar. Technology. Guyana. Very scarce. BL, Cu.W, Sab 80474.

 

SHIER, John – Report on Thorough Drainage with Special Reference to its Application to the Colony of British Guiana. (Georgetown: Printed at the Royal Gazette Office) 8vo pamph, 1847. Colonial administration. Health. Drainage. Guyana. Very scarce. BL.

 

SHIER, John – Second Report on Thorough Drainage with Special Reference to its Application to British Guiana. (Georgetown: Printed at the Royal Gazette Office) 8vo pamph, 1850. Colonial administration. Health. Drainage. Guyana. Very scarce. BL, Cu.W, LOC, Sab 80473.

 

SHIER, John – Report on the Starch-Producing Plants of the Colony of British Guiana. (Georgetown: sn) 1847. Colonial administration. Agriculture. Vegetables. Starch producing plants. Guyana. Very scarce. Cu.W.

 

SHIER, John – [British colonial chemist.]

 

SHILLINGFORD, John D – The Major Agricultural Land Types in Dominica, West Indies, and their Potential for Development. (Ithaca, NY: Cornell U, Cornell International Agricultural Development Monograph No 36) 26 pages pamph, 8 maps, biblio, 1972. Agriculture. Soils. Land types. Development planning. Dominica. Com, My.D, W&D.

 

SHILLINGFORD, John D – Recommended Land Use. Report. (Roseau: Division of Agriculture, Land Use & Farm Planning Unit) 1968. Town and country planning. Land use. Dominica. An official government report. An official government report. My.R.

 

SHILLINGFORD, John D – A Survey of the Institutions Serving Agriculture on the Island of Dominica, WI. (Ithaca, NY: Cornell U, Agricultural Development Monograph No 35) 26 pages pamph, 1 map, biblio, 1972. Agriculture. Dominica. Com, My.D.

 

SHILLINGFORD, John D, and Lorna SHILLINGFORD, and Jennifer SHILLINGFORD, comp - A Bibliography of the Literature on Dominica. (Ithaca, NY: Cornell UP, Dep’t of Agricultural Economics) 98 pages pamph, index, 1972. Economics. History. Health. Education. Agriculture. Welfare. Dominica. A bibliography. Contains 565 unannotated references. My.R.

 

SHILSTONE, Eustace Maxwell - Jewish Monuments in the Barbados. (London: Macmillan) 1988. Genealogy. Religion. Judaica. Monuments. Barbados.

 

SHILSTONE, Eustace Maxwell - Monumental Inscriptions in the Burial Ground of the Jewish Synagogue at Bridgetown, Barbados. Transcribed with an Introduction by EM Shilstone. (London: Jewish Historical Society of England, UCL) xxxiii,205 pages 22 cm hb, ills, folding plan, [ca 1956] 1st ed; (New York: American Jewish Historical Society) xxxiii,205 pages hb, 1956; (London: Jewish Historical Society of England) xiii,205 pages 8vo, 1958. Genealogy. Religion. Judaica. Monuments. Barbados. Contains the Hebrew, English, Spanish, and Portuguese transcripts of tombstone inscriptions found in the burial ground of the Bridgetown synagogue. Cover title, “Jewish Monumental Inscriptions in Barbados.” 1st edition scarce. Bar, BL, Co.C, Com, Han, LOC, Pot.

 

SHILSTONE, Eustace Maxwell - Notes on Controverted Elections with Reports of Two Petitions heard and determined by the General Assembly of Barbados. (Bridgetown) 1938. Politics. Elections. Barbados. Scarce.

 

SHILSTONE, Eustace Maxwell - [Barbadian solicitor and historian (1889-1969); founder in 1933 of the Barbados Museum & Historical Society.]

 

SHINEBOURNE, John, comp - A Bibliography on Technical Education in the Caribbean. (Georgetown: U of Guyana, Library Series No 1) 34 pages 28 cm pamph, 1970. Education. Technology. Caribbean area. A bibliography. Covers the period 1946-69. Includes works in English, Spanish, and French. Jor, LOC.

 

Ship to Shore . . . [See: J Robinson.]

 

SHIPLEY, Arthur Everett - Islands: West Indies-Aegean. (New York) 1924; (London: Martin Hopkinson) xii,139 pages 20 cm, frontis, ills, 23 plates, 1924. Descriptive. Caribbean area. See also “West Indies. Report of the Tropical . . . “ By a British academic (1861-1927); master of Christ's College, Cambridge. Co.C, Com, LOC, RES.

 

SHIPLEY, Arthur Everett et al - West Indies. Report of the Tropical Agricultural College Committee. (London: HMSO, Cmd 562) 12 pages 34 cm pamph, 1920. Colonial administration. Agriculture. Education. Universities. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. Chairman Sir AE Shipley. LOC.

 

SHIPLEY, John – A Sermon Preached at the Grand Sessions in June 1764 before the Honourable Thomas Clarke, Esq, Chief Justice. (Bridgetown: George Esmand and Company) 12 pages pamph, 1765. Law. Church. Religion. Thomas Clarke. Barbados. A publication of Barbados’ first printer. Rare.

 

SHIRLEY, Anthony – [English adventurer and author (1565-1635); commanded the English expedition against Jamaica of 1597. See: IA Wright, “The Spanish Version . . .” LOC.]

 

SHOEMAKE, Howard – [US Baptist missionary in the Dominican Republic. See: J Hefley.]

 

SHOMAN, Assad – Backtalking Belize: Selected Writings. (Belize City: Angelus P Ltd, Belizean Chronicles Series, Book 4) xvi,339 pages 22 cm pb, 1995. Sociology. Belize. Edited by Anne S Macpherson. LOC.

 

SHOMAN, Assad – Party Politics in Belize. (Belize City: Cubola Productions) 91 pages 23 cm, ills, biblio, 1987. Politics. Belize. The best account of the political system of Belize, written by an insider. BL, Gos, LOC, Wri.

 

SHOMAN, Assad – Thirteen Chapters of a History of Belize. (Belize City: Angelus P) xix,297 pages 21 cm, ills, maps, biblio, index, 1994. History. Belize. LOC.

 

SHOMAN, Assad – [Belize politician and author; served as minister of health; one of the 3 Belizeans responsible for negotiating the ‘heads of agreement’ in London in March 1981.]

 

SHOPE, John H – Puerto Ricans and the Bible: A preliminary report of the study of a stratified sample of the population for the Penzotti Institute, the American Bible Society, and the Evangelical Council of Puerto Rico. (San German: Inter American U, Center for Research in Cultural Change) 85 pages 21 cm, [1962]. Church. Religion. Baptists. Puerto Rico. LOC.

 

SHORE, Joseph, comp - In Old St James, Jamaica. A Book of Parish Chronicles: Containing the Story of the Jamaican Ancestry of Mrs Barrett Browning; the True Tale of Rose Hall; What an Estate Slave-Book Tells, Etc. (Kingston: Ashton W Gardner & Co) 160 pages 19 cm pb, plates, 1911 1st ed; (London: The Bodley Head) 118 pages 19 cm hb, 4 photos, dj, 1952 2nd ed; (Kingston: Sangster’s Book Stores) 118 pages, 1970 rep; (ibidem) 118 pages, 1983. History. Genealogy. St James. Jamaica. Traces the Jamaican ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Browning and sketches the history of certain estates. By a US archivist. Edited by John Stewart. 1st edition scarce. BL, Com, Ing, LOC, Rag, RES.

 

SHOREY, Leonard L, and Robert JM COLLIS, ed – Emotional Problems in Children and Youth: Report of a Seminar Held in Barbados, August 17-22, 1970, Sponsored by Extra-Mural Department (UWI), PAHO/WHO, Ministry of Education, Barbados, Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, Barbados. (The Pine: UWI, Extra Mural Dep’t) 118 pages, 1971. Social welfare. Young persons. Children. Youth. Health. Psychology. Barbados. New.

 

SHORT, Margaret I - Law and Religion in Marxist Cuba: A Human Rights Inquiry. (Coral Gables: U of Miami. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers UP, Transaction Publishers) vii,209 pages 23 cm pb, biblio, [ca 1993]. Law. Human rights. Religion. Cuba. BL, Bow, LOC, Stu.

 

A Short Account from, and Description of the Isthmus of Darien, where the Scots Collony [sic] are Settled. With a Particular Map of the Isthmus and Entrance to the River Darien. According to our Late News and Mr Dampier and Mr Wafer. (Edinburgh: Printed and sold by John Vallange; James Wardlaw) vi,19 pages 4to pamph, 1 plate, 1 map, 1699. International relations. Scots colonies. Abortive colonies. William Dampier. Lionel Wafer. Darien. Belize. The failed Scots colony. An account of Sharpe’s freebooting cruise in the Pacific including the attempted sack of New Panama in 1680. Rare. Cu.W, Sab 78232.

 

A Short Account of the African Institution and Refutation of the Calumnies . . . [See:  “Antidote to West Indian Sketches . . .”.]

 

A Short Account of the African Slave Trade and an Address to the People of Great Britain on the Propriety of Abstaining from West India Sugar and Rum . . . (Sevenoaks: Printed for a Society, and sold by T Clout) 16 pages 8vo pamph, 1791. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Boycotts. Caribbean area. The first boycott of WI produce. The only edition, exceptionally scarce. GL, Sab 80582.

 

A Short Account of the African Slave Trade, collected from local knowledge, from the evidence given at the bar of both Houses of Parliament. (Liverpool: Printed at Ann Smith's Navigation Shop) pamph, 1798. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. Exceptionally scarce. GL.

 

Short Account of the Bahamas . . . [See: J Graves.]

 

A Short Account of the Effects of the Late Hurricane in the West Indies as far as Relates to the Missions of the Brethren in the Islands of St Croix and St Christopher. (sl, [London]: sn) 10 pages 8vo pamph, [1795]. Church. Religion. Moravians. Disasters. Meteorology. Hurricanes. St Croix. St Kitts. Exceptionally scarce. Sab 80585.

 

A Short Account of the Hurricane that Passed through the English Leeward Caribbee Islands . . . [See: R Robertson.]

 

A Short Account of the Interest and Conduct of the Jamaica Planters, in an Address to the Merchants, Traders and Liverymen of the City of London. (London: Printed for M Cooper) 21 pages 8vo pamph, 1754. Colonial administration. Trade. Economics. Jamaica. Asserts that the interests of the planters were opposed to those of Britain. Exceptionally scarce. BL, Sab 35661.

 

A Short Account of the Life and Death of Miss Alice Gilbert who Died, August 27th, 1772. In the Nineteenth Year of her Age. (London: Printed by R Hawes) 21 pages 12mo pamph, 1776. Descriptive. Church. Religion. Methodists. Alice Gilbert. Antigua. A biography. Exceptionally scarce. Sab 41002.

 

Short Account of the Manifest Hand of God That hath Fallen upon Several Marshals and their Deputies Who have made Great Spoil and Havock of the Goods of the People of God called Quakers in the Island of Barbadoes, for their Testimony against Going or Sending to the Militia . . . (London: Printed and sold by T Sowle) 23 pages 4to pamph, folding ill, 1696. Church. Religion. Quakers. Barbados. Recounts the misfortunes which befell marshals who carried out court orders in confiscating Quaker property. Rare. BL, Han, Sab 3287.

 

A Short Account of the Most Effectual Means of Preserving the Health of Seamen . . . [See: G Blane.]

 

Short Account of the Naval Actions of the Last War; in order to prove that the French Nation never gave such slender Proofs of Maritime Greatness as During that Period: with observations on the discipline, and hints for the improvement of the British Navy. By an Officer. (London: J Murray) viii,148 pages 8vo, 1 folding leaf, 1788 1st ed; (London) 147 pages 8vo 1790 2nd ed. Naval. Admiralty. Royal Navy. Anglo French War, 1778-83. Caribbean area. Includes the WI. 1st edition exceptionally scarce; 2nd edition very scarce. BL, Cu.W, LOC, Rag, Sab 80589.

 

A Short Address to the People of Scotland on the Subject of the Slave Trade . . . [See: [?] Houldbrooke.]

 

A Short and Impartial View . . . [See: A Fletcher.]

 

Short and Necessary Observations in the Settlement of the African Trade . . . [The Sab 80601 citation for “Some Short and Necessary . . .”]

 

Short and True Account of the Importance and Necessity of Settling the African Trade this Present Session of Parliament. Together with a Comparative View of the Two Schemes Proposed to the House of Commons; viz, that for a General Joynt Stock and that for an Open Trade. (sl [London]: sn) 4 pages folio pamph, [ca 1712]. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Assiento Contract. Caribbean area. The contract for the slave trade to the Spanish Colonies. Exceptionally scarce. BL, Sab 80604.

 

A Short Answer to an Elaborate Pamphlet Entitled The Importance of the Sugar Plantations, etc . . . Shewing that the Bill now Depending for Prohibiting the Commerce Carried on between our Northern Colonies, and the Foreign Sugar Plantations, Tends to the Impoverishing of those Colonies . . . in a Letter to a Noble Peer. (sl, [London]: sn) 23 pages 21 cm 8vo pamph, 1731. Colonial administration. Trade. Taxation. Molasses Act controversy, 1730-33. Caribbean area. Opposed to the WI colonies. A reply to "Importance of the Sugar Colonies . . ." Exceptionally scarce. BL, LOC, Sab 80600.

 

A Short Essay Concerning the Conversion of the Negro-Slave . . . [See: R Robertson.]

 

A Short Guide to English Harbour, Antigua. (St John’s: Friends of English Harbour) 5 pages pamph, 1959. Descriptive. Ports. Harbours. Naval. Admiralty. Royal Navy. English Harbour. Antigua. A guidebook for tourists. Scarce.

 

A Short Historical Sketch of the Firm of Da Costa from its Foundation in Barbados in 1868 until 1948. (Liverpool: Eaton P) 16 pages pamph, ills, 1948. Economics. Da Costas. Barbados. The story of a local business. Scarce. Bar.

 

Short History of Barbados, from its First Discovery and Settlement to the End of the Year 1767 . . . [See: G Frere.]

 

Short History of Grenada. (St George’s: Grenada Independence Secretariat) 58 pages 22 cm, ills, biblio, 1974. History. Grenada. LOC.

 

A Short History of the Church of Saint John the Divine. (sl [St George’s]: sn) 20 pages pamph, 1946. Church. Religion. Anglicans. St John the Divine. Grenada. Commemorates the centenary of consecration of the church in Gouyave in 1846; contains congratulatory messages from Anglican clergy and a summary of the history of the church building and parish from 1799. Very scarce.

 

Short History of the Poor Black Slaves . . . [See: W Naish.]

 

A Short Journey in the West Indies In which Are Interspersed Various Curious Anecdotes and Characters . . . By A - B-. (London: Printed by J Murray for the Author) 2 vols, 115+161 pages 16 cm 12mo, 1790. Descriptive. Slavery. Caribbean area. A travelogue; a series of letters, anecdotal and of little value. The writer was greatly opposed to slavery. Very scarce. BL, Cu.W, Han, LOC, Rag, Sab 80664.

 

Short Memoir of Thomas Emes, Late Major, Commanding the Fifth Regiment, Commandant of His Majesty's Troops in this Colony. (Roseau) 1824. Descriptive. Colonial administration. Thomas Emes. Dominica. A biography. Exceptionally scarce. Cu.W.

 

Short Particulars Respecting the Tropical Exploitation Syndicate, Ltd. (London) 16 pages pamph, ills, 1914. Agriculture. Tropical Exploitation Syndicate Ltd. Caribbean area. Scarce. RES.

 

Short Observations on Slavery . . . [See: A Benezet.]

 

Short Review of the Leading and Operating Causes . . . [See: EH East.]

 

A Short Review of the Reports of the African Institution . . . [A mis-listing by Cu.W dated 1815. See: G Matheson.]

 

A Short Review of the Slave Trade and Slavery: with Considerations on the Benefit which Would Arise from Cultivating Tropical Productions by Free Labour. (Birmingham: Beilby, Knott & Beilby) 129 pages 22 cm 8vo, 1827. Colonial administration. Slavery. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. Very scarce. BL, Cu.W, GL, LOC, Rag, Sab 80690.

 

A Short Sketch of the Evidence for the Abolition of The Slave Trade . . . [See: WB Crafton.]

 

A Short Treatise on the Unfair Purchase of the Slaves, and their Barbarous Usage from Africa to the West Indies . . . that the Slave Trade is a Disgrace to Rational Humanity . . . that the Trade is Abolishable only by an Act of Parliament; and As the House of Commons have agreed, it is hoped the House of Lords will concur as soon as Opportunity suits. - To discipline the Slaves to do their Work with little or no Flogging. - That Sugar is dear only from the Greatness of the Consumption; and that if we would have Sugar more cheap and plentiful, the new Plantations in Africa must be properly encouraged. (Hull: sn) 16 pages pamph, 1794. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. Exceptionally scarce.

 

Short View of the Dispute between the Merchants of London, Bristol and Liverpool, and the Advocates of a New Joynt Stock Company Concerning the Regulation of the African Trade. (London: sn) 18 pages 24 cm 14mo pamph, 1750. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Royal African Company. Caribbean area. Exceptionally scarce. BL, Cu.W, LOC, Sab 80696.

 

A Short View of the State of affairs . . . [See: W Puteney.]

 

A Short Vindication of Phil Scot's Defence of the Scots Abdicating Darien, Being in Answer to the Challenge of the Author of the Defence of that Settlement, to Prove the Spanish Title to Darien . . . with a Prefatory Reply to the False and Scurrilous Aspersions of the New Author of, The Just and Modest Vindication of Etc. By Phil Scot. (London: Printed in the Year . . .) 48 pages 8vo pamph, 1700; (ibidem) 48 pages 8vo pamph, 1701. International relations. Scots colonies. Abortive colonies. Darien. Belize. The failed Scots colony. See also R Ferguson; and A Fletcher. Authorship ascribed by BL to W Herries or J Hodges. 1st edition rare; 2nd edition exceptionally scarce. BL, Cu.W, LOC, Sab 18571, 78234.

 

SHORTO, Sylvia – [Author. See: I Macdonald-Smith.]

 

SHORTT, Adam - Early Records of Courts of Quarter Sessions . . . [Concerns Kingston in Ontario, not Jamaica.]

 

SHOWER, John - Practical Reflections on the Late Earthquakes in Jamaica, England, Sicily, Malta, Etc, anno 1692, with a particular history of those, and divers other earthquakes. (London: Printed for John Salisbury at the Rising Sun in Cornhill, and Abraham Chandler at the Chirurgion's Arms in Aldersgate-street) xvi,206 pages, 1693; (London: Cook, James, & Kingman) vii,98 pages 21 cm, 1750 2nd ed. Disasters. Seismology. Earthquakes. Port Royal. Jamaica. By a British clergyman (1657-1715). 1st edition rare, 2nd edition exceptionally scarce. BL, LOC, RES.

 

SHOWKER, Kay – Caribbean. (New York: Stewart, Tabori & Chang, The Outdoor Traveller’s Guide Series) 495 pages 22 cm, col ills, biblio, 1989. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A guidebook for tourists. Principle photography by Gerry Ellis. LOC.

 

SHOWKER, Kay – Caribbean Ports of Call: A Guide for Today's Cruise Passenger. (Old Saybrook, CT: Globe Pequot, A Voyager Book) 1 vol, 1987 1st ed; (ibidem) 1990 2nd ed; (ibidem) 576 pages pb, 1993 3rd ed. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A guidebook for cruise tourists. The 1st issue lacks designation. Bow, LOC.

 

SHOWKER, Kay – Caribbean Ports of Call: Eastern and Southern Regions: From Puerto Rico to Aruba Including the Panama Canal. (Guilford, CT: Globe Pequot) ix,353 pages 22 cm pb, ills, maps, index, [ca 2002] 4th ed. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A guidebook for cruise tourists. For earlier editions, see her “Eastern Caribbean Ports of Call . . .” BL.

 

SHOWKER, Kay – Caribbean Ports of Call: Northern and Northeastern Regions: A Guide for Today’s Cruise Passengers. (Old Saybrook, CT: Globe Pequot) 1 vol, 22 cm, ills, maps, [ca 1997] 4th ed. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A guidebook for cruise tourists. Includes Bahamas, Puerto Rico, Haiti, Dominican Republic, St Maarten/St Martin, Virgin Islands. LOC.

 

SHOWKER, Kay – Caribbean Ports of Call: Western Region. (Old Saybrook, CT: Globe Pequot) 1 vol, 22 cm, 1974 4th ed; (ibidem) 1 vol, 2001. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A guidebook for cruise tourists. LOC.

 

SHOWKER, Kay – Eastern Caribbean Ports of Call: from Puerto Rico to Aruba, Including the Panama Canal. (Old Saybrook, CT: Globe Pequot) 640 pages 22 cm pb, ills, maps, 1991; (ibidem) 1 vol, 22 cm, ills, maps, 1997 2nd ed. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A guidebook for cruise tourists. For the 4th edition, see her “Caribbean Ports of Call: Eastern . . .” Bow.

 

SHOWKER, Kay – The 100 Best Resorts of the Caribbean. (Old Saybrook, CT: Globe Pequot P) xi,333 pages 22 cm pb, ills, 1992 1st ed; (ibidem) xiv,365 pages 22 cm, ills, 1995 2nd ed; (ibidem) xiii,380 pages 22 cm, ills, 1998 3rd ed; (ibidem) xix,330 pages 22 cm, col ills, 2001. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A guidebook for tourists. BL, Bow, LOC.

 

SHOWKER, Kay – The Outdoor Traveller's Guide: Caribbean. (New York: Stewart, Tabori & Chang) 495 pages pb, many col photos, biblio, 1989. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A guidebook for tourists. Be.A, Bow.

 

SHREVE, Forrest - A Montane Rain-forest: A Contribution to the Physiological Plant Geography of Jamaica. (Washington, DC: Carnegie Institute, No 199) 110 pages 26 cm, diagrams, ills, 29 plates, maps, 1914. Botany. Forestry. Geography. Jamaica. By a US botanist (1878-1950); editor of 'Plant World.' BL, LOC, RES.

 

SHREWSBURY, John Vincent Brainerd - Memorials of the Rev William J Shrewsbury; by his Son. (London) vii,528 pages, 1867; (London and Manchester: sn) 528 pages, [1868] 2nd ed; (ibidem) vii,528 pages, 1869 4th ed. Descriptive. Church. Religion. Methodists. William James Shrewsbury. Barbados. A biography; a valuable source for a history of Methodism on the island. 1st edition very scarce; other editions scarce. BL, Han, Ha.S, Rag, RES.

 

SHREWSBURY, William James - Sermons Preached on Several Occasions, in the Island of Barbadoes. (London) 426 pages, 1825. Church. Religion. Methodists. Barbados. Valuable for the history of Methodism on the island. By a British Methodist missionary (1795-1866); served in Barbados, 1815-1823, later the first Methodist missionary in Transkei; his chapel in Barbados was destroyed by a mob in 1823 after the Demerara Rebellion of the same year sparked fear in white island planters. See: "Authentic Report of the Debate . . .;" and "Declaration of the Inhabitants of Barbados . . .;" and "Further Papers Relating to Slaves in the West Indies . . .;" and "Official Communications . . .;" and "Riot in Barbados . . .;" and JVB Shrewsbury; and "Substance of the Debate in the House of Commons, June 23, 1825 . . ." Very scarce. BL, Han, LOC, Rag.

 

SHRODER, Morris et al - Jamaica Shelter Assessment. (Kingston: USAID) 160 pages, biblio, 1977. Town and country planning. Urban housing. Jamaica. A technical assistance report. Car.

 

SHUKMAN, Henry - Travels with my Trombone: A Caribbean Journey. (London: HarperCollins Publishers) 252 pages 24 cm, 1 map, index, 1992; (New York: Harper Collins, Crown Publishers Inc) 248 pages hb, 1 map, dj, 1992. Music. Trinidad. Grenada. A travelogue; describes the author’s travels through the WI playing music. By a US author (1962-). BL, Bow, LOC.

 

SHULTZ, George Pratt – [US secretary of state under President R Reagan (1920-). See: KN Skoug.]

 

SHURCLIFF, Alice Warburton, and John F WELLEMEYER - Economic Development in the Eastern Caribbean Islands: Montserrat. (Cave Hill: UWI, ISER) 1968. Industrial relations. Economics. Development planning. Montserrat. W&D.

 

SHURCLIFF, Alice Warburton, and John F WELLEMEYER - Economic Development in the Eastern Caribbean Islands: Manpower Surveys, St Kitts-Nevis-Anguilla. (Cave Hill: UWI, ISER, Series 4, Manpower Surveys) 73 pages 27 cm , 1967. Industrial relations. Economics. St Kitts. Nevis. Anguilla. A manpower survey. Com, LOC, W&D.

 

SHURCLIFF, Alice Warburton, and John F WELLEMEYER - Economic Development in the Eastern Caribbean Islands: Manpower Surveys, St Lucia. (Cave Hill: UWI, ISER, Series 4, Manpower Surveys) 30 pages 27 cm, 1967. Industrial relations. Economics. St Lucia. A manpower survey. Com, LOC, Mom, W&D.

 

SHUTE, DJ – The Water Buffalo in Trinidad. (St Augustine: UWI, DTA Report) 55 pages pamph, 1966. Agriculture. Livestock. Water buffalo. Trinidad. Com.

 

SHUTE, G Brana – [See: BRANA-SHUTE]

 

SHYLLON, Folarin Olawale – Black People in Britain, 1555–1833. (London and New York: Oxford UP for the IRR) x,290 pages 22 cm, ills, [8] pages of plates, index, 1977. Sociology. Race relations. Migration. Britain. Caribbean area. BL, Bra, LOC.

 

SHYLLON, Folarin Olawale – Black Slaves in Britain. (London: Oxford UP, Institute of Race Relations) xi,252 pages 23 cm, plates, 1974. History. Slavery. Migration. Britain. Caribbean area. BL.

 

SHYLLON, Folarin Olawale – James Ramsay the Unknown Abolitionist. (Edinburgh: Canongate Publishing) viii,144 pages 22 cm, ills, biblio, index, 1977. Descriptive. Slavery. Slave trade. James Ramsay. Caribbean area. A biography. BL, LOC.

 


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