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WIMBUSH, A - Report on the Forestry Problems of the Windward and Leeward Islands. (Port-of-Spain: Gov't Printer) 20 pages folio pamph, 1936. Forestry. Windward Islands. Leeward Islands. Caribbean area. An official government report. Scarce. My.R, Pos.

 

WIMPFFEN, [?], Baron de – [See: FA Stanislaus.]

 

WINCHESTER, Simon - Outposts. (London: Hodder & Stoughton) 317 pages hb, 26 photos, 15 col and b&w maps, [ca 1985]; (London: Sceptre) 308 pages 20 cm pb, ills, [8] pages of plates, maps, biblio, 1986; (London: Penguin) 240 pages 20 cm pb, 2003. Descriptive. Colonial administration. British Overseas Territories. Bermuda. Turks & Caicos Islands. Cayman Islands. Tortola. British Virgin Islands. Anguilla. Montserrat. A travelogue. BL, LOC.

 

WINCHESTER, Simon - The Sun Never Sets: Travels to the Remaining Outposts of the British Empire. (New York: Prentice Hall P) 317 pages pb, ills, [16] pages of b&w photos, maps, [ca 1985]. Descriptive. British Overseas Territories. Bermuda. Turks & Caicos Islands. Cayman Islands. Tortola. British Virgin Islands. Anguilla. Montserrat. A travelogue. The US edition of his "Outposts" LOC.

 

WINCHESTER, Simon - [British travel writer and author (1944-); Web page.]

 

WIND, J de – [See: DE WIND]

 

The Wind Still Blows: The Methodist Church in the Caribbean and the Americas, Conference Celebrations, Jamaica District. (Kingston: Montrose Printery, Methodist Church) 15 pages pamph, 1967. Church. Religion. Methodists. Jamaica. Will.

 

The Windward and Leeward Islands: Comparative Study of the Existing Constitutional Provisions. (Port-of-Spain) 75 pages pamph, [nd]; (ibidem) 75 pages pamph, 1961. Law. Constitutional. Integration. BWI Federation. Windward Islands. Leeward Islands. Caribbean area. An official government report. Bay, Pat.

 

Windward and Leeward Islands: Questionnaire with Commentary on the Independence Constitutions. (Port-of-Spain) 47 pages pamph, [nd]. Politics. Constitutional. Independence. Windward Islands. Leeward Islands. Caribbean area. An official government publication. Bay.

 

Windward Islands – [A British colony that has not been consistent; it has been over the years an administrative grouping consisting of Barbados [to 1885]; Dominica [from 1940]; Grenada; St Lucia [from 1838]; St Vincent; Tobago [to 1889.] Web page.]

 

Windward Islands: An Economic Survey. (London: Barclays Bank, DCO) 32 pages pamph, 1 map, 1964; (ibidem) 33 pages pamph, photos, 1 map, 1966; (ibidem) 33 pages pamph, 1 map, 1969. Descriptive. Economics. Grenada. St Vincent. St Lucia. Windward Islands. A guidebook for businesspersons. Mom, My.R.

 

The Windward Islands and Trinidad. (Port-of-Spain: Gov’t Printer) 12 pages 35 cm pamph, 1923. Colonial administration. Politics. Grenada. St Vincent. St Lucia. Windward Islands. Trinidad. An official government report. Scarce. LOC.

 

Windward Islands Appeal Cases, 1866-1904 . . . [The Library of Congress citation for the work by WH Greaves.]

 

The Windward Islands Banana Industry. (London: MOD) 4 vols, 60+97+75+57 pages, 1976. Agriculture. Tropical fruit. Bananas. Grenada. St Vincent. St Lucia. Windward Islands. A technical assistance report. Provides recommendations for the Windward Islands Banana Growers Association. Car.

 

Windward Islands Constitutional Conference, 1966 . . . [See: “Report on the Windward Islands . . .”]

 

Windward Islands: Dominica Population Census, 1960. 7th April 1960. (Port-of-Spain: Central Statistical Office) 3 vols, 1963, 1965, 1969. Demography. Population. Dominica. Windward Islands. A census report. My.D, W&D.

 

Windward Islands: Grenada Population Census, 1960. (Port-of-Spain: Central Statistical Office) 1963. Demography. Population. Grenada. Windward Islands. A census report. W&D.

 

Windward Islands Income Tax Service: Comprising the Four Colonies of Dominica, Grenada, St Lucia, and St Vincent. (Deer Park, NY: Foreign Tax Law Association) 1 vol, 29 cm, [ca 1956]. Colonial administration. Taxation. Incomes. Dominica. Grenada. St Lucia. St Vincent. Windward Islands. LOC.

 

Windward Islands: St Lucia Population Census, 1960. (Port-of-Spain: Central Statistical Office) 1963. Demography. Population. St Lucia. Windward Islands. A census report. W&D.

 

Windward Islands: St Vincent Population Census, 1960. (Port-of-Spain: Central Statistical Office) 1963. Demography. Population. St Vincent. Windward Islands. A census report. W&D.

 

Windward, Leeward, and Main . . . [See: L Hallewell.]

 

WINER, Lise - Trinidad and Tobago. (Amsterdam: John Benjamins, Varieties of English around the World Series, Vol 8) xii,368 pages 24 cm hb, ills, maps, discography, biblio, index, 1993. Linguistics. Dialects. Trinidad. Tobago. LOC, Whi.

 

WINGOOD, Alan J, and Peggy WINGOOD, and Jonathan ADAMS, comp – “Sea Venture”: The Tempest Wrech. (Hamilton: Sea Venture Trust) 23 pages pamph, ills, maps, [ca 1986]. Literary criticism. Plays. The Tempest. History. William Shakespeare. Bermuda. BL.

 

WINKEL, Dos – Watercolours of Bonaire . . . [See: SL Swygert.]

 

WINKEL, P Pruneti – [See: PRUNETI WINKEL]

 

WINKLER, Anthony – [Jamaican novelist (1942-); resident for many years in the USA. See: K Robinson-Walcott.]

 

WINKS, Robin William Evert – The Blacks in Canada: A History. (New Haven: Yale UP. Montreal: McGill-Queen’s UP) xvii,546 pages 24 cm, maps, 1971; (Montreal and Buffalo: McGill-Queen’s UP) xxiii,546 pages 24 cm hb, maps, biblio, index, [ca 1997] 2nd ed; (ibidem) xiii,546 pages 24 cm pb, maps, biblio, index, [ca 1997]. History. Sociology. Migration. Canada. Caribbean area. BL, Com, LOC.

 

WINKS, Robin William Evert – Canadian-West Indian Union: A Forty Year Minuet. (London: U of London, Athlone P, Published for the Institute of Commonwealth Studies, Commonwealth Paper No 11) 54 pages 22 cm pamph, 1968. History. International relations. Integration. Canada. Caribbean area. BL, Com, LOC, W&D.

 

WINKS, Robin William Evert – [US historian (1930-2003). BL.]

 

WINKS, Robin William Evert, ed - The Historiography of the British Empire-Commonwealth: Trends, Interpretation and Resources . . . (Durham, NC: Duke UP) xiv,596 pages 24 cm hb, 1966. History. Historiography. British Empire. Caribbean area. Passim WI. A collection of essays. Bay, BL, LOC.

 

WINN, TS - Emancipation; or, Practical Advice to British Slave-Holders: with Suggestions for the General Improvement of West India Affairs. (London: Sold by W Phillips, J&A Arch, T&G Underwood, and J Hatchard & Son, Printed by J Cowell) 111 pages 22 cm 8vo, 1824. Colonial administration. Slavery. Emancipation. Caribbean area. Very scarce. BL, Cu.W, GL, LOC, Rag, Sab 104782.

 

WINN, TS - A Speedy End to Slavery in our West India Colonies: by Safe, Effectual and Equitable Means for the Benefit of all Parties Concerned. (London: Sold by W Phillips . . . Printed by J Cowell) 123 pages 8vo, 1825 1st ed. Colonial administration. Slavery. Caribbean area. Very scarce. BL, Cu.W, GL, LOC, Rag, RES, Sab 104783.

 

WINN, TS - A Speedy End to Slavery in our West India Colonies: by Safe, Effectual and Equitable Means for the Benefit of all Parties Concerned: To which is added a Supplement. 2nd edition enlarged. (London: Sold by W Phillips . . . Printed by J Cowell) 127,xxxii pages 8vo, 1827 2nd ed. Colonial administration. Slavery. Caribbean area. Scarce. BL, Cu.W, GL, LOC.

 

WINN, TS - Supplement to a Speedy End to Slavery. (London: Sold by W Phillips) 32 pages 8vo pamph, 1827. Colonial administration. Slavery. Caribbean area. The supplement to the 2nd edition of his "A Speedy End . . .", sometimes printed separately. Very scarce. BL, LOC, Rag, Sab 104784.

 

WINNICK, Louis – New People in Old Neighborhoods: The Role of New Immigrants in Rejuvenating New York’s Communities. (New York: Russell Sage Foundation) 1990. Sociology. Urban housing. Migration. New York. Caribbean area. Includes West Indian immigrants. By a Romania-born US economist and housing expert (1921-2006).

 

WINNINGTON INGRAM, Arthur Foley – [British Anglican clergyman (1858-1945); successively bishop of Stepney and of London. See: S Phillips. LOC.]

 

WINSHIP, Blanton – [US colonial administrator (1869-1947); governor of Puerto Rico 1934-1938. See: “Discursos . . .;” and  AG Hays.]

 

WINSLOW, Zachery – Puerto Rico. (Edgemont, PA: Chelsea House Publishers) 95 pages 21 cm, col ills, [ca 1986]; (ibidem) 104 pages 22 cm, col and b&w ills, 2 col maps, [ca 1999]. Descriptive. Puerto Rico. Explores the people, history, climate, economy, and topography. LOC.

 

WINSOR, Justin - Christopher Columbus and how he Received and Imparted the Spirit of Discovery. (Boston: Houghton Mifflin) xi,674 pages 23 cm, tables, ills, plates, maps, 1891; (London: Sampson Low & Co) xi,674 pages 23 cm hb, ills, plates, maps, [1891]; (Boston: Houghton Mifflin) xi,674 pages 23 cm, ills, plates, maps, 1892 5th rev ed. Descriptive. Discovery. Exploration. Christopher Columbus. Caribbean area. A biography. By a US historian and librarian at Harvard (1831-1897). Both 1st editions scarce. BL, Cu.W, LOC.

 

WINSTON, Alexander Porter - No Man Knows my Grave. (Boston: Houghton Mifflin) vi,265 pages 22 cm hb, 18 plates, 3 maps, 1969. Piracy. Buccaneering. Henry Morgan. William Kidd. Woods Rogers. Caribbean area. Illustrated by Samuel H Bryant. LOC.

 

WINSTON, Alexander Porter - Pirates and Privateers. (London: Arrow Books) 256 pages 18 cm pb, plates, maps, biblio, 1972. Piracy. Buccaneering. Privateering. Caribbean area. BL.

 

WINSTON, Alexander Porter - No Purchase No Pay: Sir Henry Morgan, Captain William Kidd, Captain Woodes Rogers in the Great Age of Piracy, 1665-1715. (London: Eyre & Spottiswood) xii,265 pages 23 cm hb, 18 plates, 3 maps, dj, 1970. Piracy. Buccaneering. Henry Morgan. William Kidd. Woods Rogers. Caribbean area. The UK edition his "No Man Knows . . ." BL, LOC.

 

WINSTON, Alexander Porter - [Author (1909-1998). LOC.]

 

WINT, Alvin G – Competitiveness in Small Developing Economies: Insights from the Caribbean. (Kingston: UWI Press) 250 pages pb, 2003. Economics. Competitiveness. Development. Caribbean area.

 

WINT, Alvin G - Managing towards International Competitiveness: Cases and Lessons from the Caribbean. (Kingston: Ian Randle Publishers) xxi,344 pages 23 cm hb, 1997; (ibidem) xxi,344 pages 23 cm pb, 1997. Economics. Trade. Education. Caribbean area. A college textbook. A collection of16 case histories from companies across the WI. LOC.

 

WINT, Alvin G - Role of Women in the Development Process: Jamaica, with special reference to the role of rural women. (Kingston: IIAC) 95 pages, 1980. Economics. Gender studies. Women. Rural development. Jamaica. New.

 

WINT, Alvin G - [Professor of management studies at UWI (1959-).]

 

WINT, Douglas H – Economic Development in the Eastern Caribbean Islands: St Christopher-Nevis-Anguilla, Series 2, Roads. (Kingston: UWI, ISER) 21 pages 28 cm pamph, plates, 1965. Public transportation. Roads. St Kitts. Nevis. Anguilla. BL cites this item as reproduced by duplication. BL, Com.

 

WINT, Eleanor - Marcus Teaches Us. (Kingston: IOJ) 24 pages 15x16 cm pamph, col and b&w ills, [ca 1992]. Descriptive. Civil rights. Marcus Garvey. Jamaica. A children’s book. Illustrated by Ireko Baker. Ban, LOC.

 

WINT, Eleanor - [Lecturer in the Dep't of Sociology and Social Work at UWI.]

 

WINT, Eleanor, and Lynne HEALY - Social Work Reality: Illustrative Case Studies. (Mona: UWI) 52 pages 22 cm pamph, [1987]; (Mona: Canoe P) 80 pages pb, 1997. Social welfare. Case studies. Jamaica. LOC.

 

WINTER, Alexander - Indian Pictured Rocks of Guiana: With a Short Account of the Potaro Indian Mission. (London) 28 pages pamph, ills, 1883. Archaeology. Amerindians. Potaro Indian Mission. Guyana. By a missionary in BG (1811-1884). Very scarce. RES.

 

WINTER, Nevin Otto – Guatemala and her People of To-day: Being an Account of the Land, its History and Development; the People, their Customs and Characteristics; to which Are Added Chapters on British Honduras and the Republic of Honduras, with References to the other Countries of Central America . . . Illustrated from Original and Selected Photographs by the Author. (Boston: LC Page) xii,307 pages, plates, 1 map, 1909. Descriptive. Guatemala. Honduras. Belize. Includes Belize. US author (1869-1936). BL.

 

Winter Cruises to the West Indies. ([place?]: Hamburg American Line) 32 pages pamph, many ills, 1910. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A cruise brochure. Scarce.

 

Winter Cruises to the West Indies. (sl: Royal Mail) 26 pages pamph, many photos, 1924. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A cruise brochure. The itinerary of RMS Orca. Scarce.

 

A Winter in the West Indies and Florida Containing General Observations upon the Modes of Travel, Manners and Customs, Climates and Productions, with a Particular Description of St Croix, Trinidad de Cuba, Havana, Key West, and St Augustine, as Places of Resort for Northern Invalids. By an Invalid. (New York: Published by Wiley & Putnam . . . JP Wright, Printer) xi,xiii,199 pages 12mo, 1839. Descriptive. St Thomas. St Croix. Danish West Indies. A travelogue; impressions on health; inhabitants, climate, invalids, passport policy of the Danish authorities, slavery, behaviour of US tourists, and sugar cultivation; contrasts Frederiksted and Christiansted. Very scarce. BL, Cu.W, Hig, LOC, RES, Sab 104829.

 

Winter Resorts in Southern Seas: Bermuda and the Windward West India Islands. (New York: The Giles Co, Quebec Steamship Co) [32] pages 14x20 cm pamph, ills, [ca 1890]. Descriptive. Bermuda. Grenada. St Vincent. St Lucia. Dominica. Windward Islands. A cruise brochure. Very scarce. LOC.

 

Winter Resorts in Southern Seas: Reached by the New York, Bermuda and West India Mail Steamship Lines of the Quebec Steamship Company. A Guide to Bermuda and the Windward West India Islands. (New York: Quebec Steamship Co) 34 pages 23 cm pamph, ills, [ca 1886]; (ibidem) [32] pages 14x20 cm pamph, ills, [ca 1887]; (ibidem) [32] pages 14x20 cm pamph, ills, [ca 1890]. Descriptive. Bermuda. Grenada. St Vincent. St Lucia. Dominica. Windward Islands. A cruise brochure. All issues very scarce. BL.

 

WINTERBOTHAM, Harold St John Lloyd - Interim Report on Surveys of Trinidad. (Port-of-Spain: Gov’t Printer) 8 pages pamph, 1930. Land use. Surveys. Trinidad. An official government report. By a British land surveyor (1878-1946); director-general of the Ordnance Survey. Scarce. LOC, RES.

 

WINTERBOTHAM, William - Geographical, Commercial, and Philosophical View of the Present Situation of the United States of America . . . And to which Is Added a View of the Present State of the Spanish, French, English and Dutch Possessions in America and the West India Islands . . . (New York: Printed by Tiebout & O'Brien for John Reid, L Wayland . . .) 4 vols, 590+493+519+328 pages, 1795. Colonial administration. European settlements. United States. Caribbean area. Query the accuracy of this Sabin citation which is probably a mistake for the 1796 John Reid edition of “An Historical, Geographical . . .” Exceptionally rare. Sab 104831.

 

WINTERBOTHAM, William - An Historical, Geographical, Commercial and Philosophical View of the American United States . . . and of the European Settlements in America and the West Indies . . . (London: Printed for the Editor; J Ridgway) 4 vols, 22 cm 8vo, maps, plates, ills, 1795; (New York: Printed by Tiebout & O’Brien, for John Reid, Bookseller and Stationer) 4 vols, 22 cm 8vo, engravings, portraits, maps, 1796; (London: Printed for the Compiler; HD Symonds) 4 vols, 22 cm 8vo, 4 folding tables, 2 plans, 15 plates, 8 folding maps, 1799 2nd ed; (ibidem) 4 vols, 8vo, [nd]. Colonial administration. European settlements. United States of America. Caribbean area. The 1796 John Reid edition claims it is “The first American edition, with additions and corrections.” Includes the WI, which are treated at Vol 4. 1st editions exceptionally scarce; 2nd edition very scarce. BL, LOC, My.R, Rag, RES, Sab 104832, 104833.

 

WINTERBOTHAM, William - Historical, Topographical and Statistical View of the United States . . . (London) 4 vols, 1819. Colonial administration. European settlements. United States of America. Caribbean area. A later edition of his "Historical, Geographical, Commercial . . ." Sab 104833.

 

WINTERBOTHAM, William - [British dissenting minister, Baptist preacher, and political prisoner (1763-1829); fined and imprisoned for preaching seditious sermons. DNB.]

 

WINTERS, Harold Franklin – Cinchona Propagation. (Washington, DC: US Dep’t of Agriculture, Federal Experiment Station in Puerto Rico, Bulletin No 47) 26 pages 8vo pamph, ills, 1950. Agriculture. Cinchona. Health. Malaria. Quinine. Puerto Rico. An official government report. BL.

 

WINTERS, Harold Franklin – [US agronomist (1913-?).]

 

WINTERS, Harold Franklin, and George W MISKIMEN – Vegetable Gardening in the Caribbean. (Washington, DC: US Dep’t of Agriculture, Agricultural Handbook, No 323) 114 pages, 1967. Agriculture. Vegetables. Caribbean area. An official government publication. Com.

 

WINZERLING, EO - The Beginnings of British Honduras, 1506-1765. (New York: North River P) 90 pages 21 cm 8vo, 1946. History. Belize. A chronological work, full of dates and names. He does not specify his sources, and his conclusions are considered highly questionable. Bay, BL, Co.C, Com, Gos, LOC, Pat, Woo.

 

WIPFLER, William Louis - The Churches of the Dominican Republic in the Light of History: A Study of the Root Causes of Current Problems. (Cuernavaca, Mex: Centro Intercultural de Documentacion) 210 pages 23 cm, biblio, 1966. Church. Religion. Christians. Dominican Republic. BL, Gos, LOC.

 

WIPPELL, JC - Flowers by the Wayside. (Kingston: Golding Printing Service Ltd) 142 pages, [ca 1968]. Church. Religion. Christians. Jamaica. A republication of his thesis at Union Theological Seminary, New York. LOC, Will.

 

WIPPELL, JC - Fulfil thy Ministry: Some Thoughts for the Younger Clergy. (Kingston: The Herald Ltd) 78 pages, [ca 1968]. Church. Religion. Christians. Jamaica. Will.

 

WIPPLER, M Gonzalez – [See: GONZALEZ-WIPPLER]

 

WIRKUS, Faustin – [US marine (1896-1945). LOC.]

 

WIRKUS, Faustin, and TANEY, Dudley - The White King of La Gonave: The True Story of the Sergeant of Marines who was Crowned King on a Voodoo Island. (Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran & Co Inc) xv,333 pages 24 cm hb, frontis, 18 photos, folding map, 1931; (Garden City, NY: Garden City Publishing Co Inc) xv,333 pages 21 cm, frontis, plates, portraits, double map, [ca 1993]. Descriptive. Colonial administration. US occupation, 1915-1934. La Gonave. Haiti. A Kiplingesque account that claims to be the true story of a US Marine crowned King of Ile de la Gonave during the US occupation of Haiti. Bay, Ch.H, Lag, LOC.

 

WIRT, D - An Assessment of Socio-Economic Conditions of Human Settlements in St Kitts and Nevis. (Washington, DC: OAS) 1986. Economics. Sociology. Human settlements. St Kitts & Nevis. A technical assistance report.

 

WIRT, D - An Assessment of Socio-Economic Conditions of Human Settlements in St Vincent. (Washington, DC: OAS) 1986. Economics. Sociology. Human settlements. St Vincent. A technical assistance report.

 

WIRTH, Larry – [See: "Kapo . . ."]

 

WIRTH, Michael, and Mason E HALE - Morden-Smithsonian Expedition to Dominica: The Lichens (Graphidaceae). (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution P) 64 pages, 1978. Botany. Lichens. Dominica. Car.

 

WISAN, Joseph Ezra - The Cuban Crisis as Reflected in the New York Press, 1895-1898. (New York: Columbia UP. London: PS King & Son Ltd) 477 pages 23 cm, 1934; (New York: Octagon P) 477 pages 24 cm hb, 1965 rep. International relations. Spanish-American War. Mass communications. Journalism. Propaganda. Cuba. Discusses the role of newspapers in promoting the war. By a US author (1901-?). Bay, BL, LOC, Tra.

 

WISBROD, Burton A, and Ralph L ANDREANO, and Robert E BALDWIN, and Erwin H EPSTEIN, and Allen C KELLEY - Disease and Economic Development: The Impact of Parasitic Disease in St Lucia. (Madison and London: U of Wisconsin P) 218 pages, maps, biblio, 1973. Health. Parasites. Economics. St Lucia. Mom.

 

WISCO in Jamaica: A Brief History of Sugar in Jamaica and the Contribution Made by Tate & Lyle Ltd to the Development of the Industry during the Last Twenty-five Years. (London: West Indies Sugar Co Ltd) 18 pages 26 cm pamph, col ills, coat of arms, col maps, [ca 1964]. Agriculture. Sugar. Foreign multinational corporations. Tate & Lyle Ltd. Jamaica. LOC, Will.

 

WISDOM, Harold W - A General Diagnosis of the Economy of the Bahama Islands. (San Juan: Clapp & Hayne Inc) 1969. Economics. Bahamas.

 

WISE, David – [US author (1930-). BL.]

 

WISE, David, and Thomas Bernard ROSS – The Invisible Government. (New York: Random House) 375 pages, [1964]; (London: Jonathan Cape) 375 pages, 1965. International relations. United States. Cuba. BL, Chi.

 

WISE, Frederick May – A Marine Tells it to You: As Told to Meigs O Frost. (New York: JH Sears & Co) 366 pages, 1929. International relations. US occupation, 1915-1934. Haiti. Scarce. Lag.

 

WISE, Henry Augustus - Captain Brand of the "Certifide" . . . [A children's novel, sometimes mistakenly cited as non-fiction.]

 

WISE, Kenrick Stanton - Historical Sketches of Trinidad and Tobago. (Port-of-Spain: Printed for the Trinidad Historical Society by Yuille’s Printerie) 4 vols, 86+101+91+116 pages, 1934-38. History. Trinidad. Tobago. Vol 1 published 1934, Vol 2 1936, Vol 3 1938, Vol 4 1938. Scarce. Bay, LOC.

 

WISE, Kenrick Stanton - Report of the Medical Re-organisation Committee. (Port-of-Spain: Gov’t Printer) ii,45 pages 35 cm pamph, tables, 1934. Health. Public administration. Trinidad. Tobago. An official government report. Scarce. LOC.

 

WISE, Kenrick Stanton - Report on the Nastin Treatment for Leprosy at the Mahaica Leper Asylum, British Guyana. (London: HMSO, Cd 5583) 29 pages pamph, ills, 1911. Health. Leprosy. Treatments. Nastin. Mahaica Leper Asylum. Guyana. A parliamentary report. Scarce. RES.

 

WISE, Kenrick Stanton - The Slave Stealing Act of Grenada, 1784. (Port-of-Spain: The Historical Society of Trinidad & Tobago, Historical Sketches, No 39) 12 pages pamph, 1940. History. Slavery. Slave trade. Slave stealing. Grenada. A discussion of the Act aimed at “persons who have come from Trinidad and lived in these islands for the purpose of seducing and carrying off slaves . . .” Very scarce.

 

WISE, Kenrick Stanton - [British physician in the colonial service (1881-?); surgeon-general at Trinidad. RES.]

 

WISE, R - One Hour's Advice, Respecting their Health, to Persons Going Out to the Island of Jamaica: With a Description of the Island. (London: Johnson) 70 pages 12mo pamph, 1798. Colonial administration. Immigration. Health. Jamaica. Very rare, only the BL copy now known to exist. BL, Sab 104903.

 

[WISE, Thomas Turner] - A Review of the Events which have Happened in Grenada, from the Commencement of the Insurrection to the 1st of May. By a Sincere Wellwisher to the Colony. (St George’s: Printed for the Author) 108 pages 23 cm 8vo pamph, 1795. Colonial administration. Public order. Fedon Rebellion, 1795. Grenada. A lively description of Fedon’s Rebellion with all the gruesome details, ending with the massacre of the prisoners held by Fedon at Belvedere and also the death of Major Mallory from the epidemic of fever which had decimated the population of the WI from the two previous years, reproduces many letters and orders. Replied to by "Observations upon a Resolution of the Assembly of Grenada . . ." Author reputed to have been a lawyer in St George’s. Exceptionally scarce. BL, Cu.W, LOC, Rag, Sab 104904.

 

WISEHART, Jennifer – The Prehistoric Arawak of Guyana. (Georgetown: Walter Roth Museum of Anthropology) 23 pages 28 cm pamph, ills, maps, 1995. Archaeology. Amerindians. Arawaks. Guyana. LOC.

 

WISEMAN, Herbert Victor - Cabinet in the Commonwealth: Post-war Development in Africa, the West Indies, and South-east Asia. (London: Stevens & Sons) xvi,364 pages 23 cm, 1958; (New York: Praeger) 364 pages 23 cm, [1959]; (Westport, CT: Greenwood P) xvi,364 pages 23 cm, 1976 rep. Colonial administration. Politics. Constitutional. Cabinets. Commonwealth. Caribbean area. Bay, BL, LOC.

 

WISEMAN, Herbert Victor - A Short History of the British West Indies. (London: U of London P) 159 pages 20 cm hb, many photos, 1 map, biblio, dj, [1950]. History. Caribbean area. Mainly the modern period. BL, Co.C, Com, Gos, LOC, Pot.

 

WISEMAN, Herbert Victor - The West Indies: Towards a New Dominion? (London: Victor Gollancz, Fabian Publications, Research Series No 130) 45 pages 21 cm pamph, tables, 1 map, 1948. Politics. Constitutional. Integration. Caribbean area. Scarce. Bar, Bay, BL, Com, LOC.

 

WISEMAN, Herbert Victor - [British historian and author (1909-?).]

 

WISHART, Jennifer - The Prehistoric Warau of Guyana. (Georgetown: Walter Roth Museum) 19 pages 28 cm pamph, ills, maps, 1994. Archaeology. Amerindians. Warau. Guyana. LOC.

 

WISHIK, Samuel M, and Norine C JEWELL - Consultation and Technical Assistance: Haiti. (Washington, DC: American Public Health Association) 79 pages pamph, 1979. Economics. Technical assistance. Haiti. A technical assistance report. Car.

 

WISWELL, Joyce - Fielding's Bermuda . . . [See: "Fielding's Bermuda . . ."]

 

WISWELL, Joyce - Fielding's Caribbean . . . [See: "Fielding's Caribbean . . ."]

 

WISWELL, Joyce - Fielding's Eastern Caribbean . . . [See: "Fielding's Eastern Caribbean . . ."]

 

WISWELL, Joyce - Fielding's Western Caribbean . . . [See: "Fielding's Western Caribbean . . ."]

 

The Withdrawal of Dr Beckford's Passport. (Mona: UWI, New World Ltd) 16 pages pamph, 1966. Politics. Jamaica.

 

[WITHERSPOON, John] - Address to the Inhabitants of Jamaica and Other West-India Islands, in Behalf of the College of New Jersey. (Philadelphia: Printed by William & Thomas Bradford) 27 pages 21 cm 8vo pamph, 1772. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. New Jersey. Jamaica. Signed by the author. Replied to by "Candid Remarks on Dr Witherspoon's Address . . ." By a Presbyterian divine and early US statesman (1723-1794); principal of Princeton College, represented New Jersey in the general congress of 1776, member of the Board of War. Exceptionally scarce. DNB, LOC, Sab 104930.

 

WITT, D de – [See: DE WITT]

 

WITTER, Michael, ed - Higglering/Sidewalk Vending/Informal Commercial Trading in the Jamaican Economy: Proceedings of a Symposium, May 21, 1988. (Mona: UWI, Dep’t of Economics/Friedrich Ebert Stiftung) viii,76 pages 28 cm pb, 1989. Economics. Retail trade. Peddlers. Higglers. Jamaica. The results of a heated symposium that sought and found diverse viewpoints. Ban, BL, Bob.

 

WITTER, Michael, ed - [Jamaican economist; senior lecturer and head of the department of economics at UWI.]

 

WITTER, Michael, and George BECKFORD – Small Garden . . . [See: G Beckford.]

 

WITTER, Michael, and Richard BERNAL – Exchange Rate Policies and Jamaica Economy. (Mona: UWI, Dep’t of Economics, Occasional Paper Series, No 1) 30 pages pamph, [1984]. Economics. Banking. Finance. Exchange rates. Jamaica. BL.

 

WITTER, Michael, and Claremont KIRTON - The Informal Economy in Jamaica: Some Empirical Exercises. (Mona: UWI, ISER, Working Paper No 36) 37 pages 4to pamph, tables, biblio, 1990. Economics. Informal economy. Jamaica. Ban, BL.

 

WIZEMAN, John William - Paints, Pigments, and Varnishes in the West Indies. (Washington, DC: US Trade Information Bulletin 341) 43 pages 25 cm pamph, tables, 1925. Economics. Trade. Paints. Pigments. Varnishes. Caribbean area. Author (1895-?). Scarce. LOC, RES.

 

WODEHOUSE, John – [See: Earl of Kimberley; and “The Memorial of the Inhabitants of British Honduras . . .”]

 

WODEHOUSE, Philip Edmond - [British colonial administrator (1811-1887); superintendent of BH, 1851; governor of BG, 1854. See: "Correspondence between Governor Wodehouse . . ." DNB.]

 

WOHLSTETTER, Albert, and Roberta WOHLSTETTER – Controlling the Risks in Cuba. (London: The Institute for Strategic Studies, Adelphi Papers, No 17) 24 pages 8vo pamph, 1965. International relations. Security. Cuba. BL, Chi.

 

WOLF, Bernard – Cuba: After the Revolution. (New York: Dutton’s Children’s Books) 1 vol, [np] 22x27 cm, chiefly col ills, 1999. Descriptive. Revolution. Cuba. A children’s book. LOC.

 

WOLF, Bernard – Jamaica Boy. (New York: Cowles) 48 pages 27 cm, photos, [1971]. Descriptive. Young persons. Boys. Jamaica. A pictorial book; a photographic study of boyhood. A children’s book. Ing, LOC.

 

WOLF, Bernard – [US photographer and author of children’s books (1930-). LOC.]

 

WOLF, Eric Robert - Culture Change and Culture Stability in a Puerto Rican Coffee Community. (Cambridge, MA: Eagle Enterprises) ix,204 pages 28 cm, maps, biblio, 1951. Sociology. Agriculture. Coffee. Puerto Rico. What happens to a culture when people depend on a single cash crop, and what happens when it loses its former economic importance in the world market. Based on his PhD dissertation. By an Austrian-born US anthropologist (1922-1999). Bay, LOC, Viv.

 

WOLFE, David, ed - Adult Education in Antigua and Barbuda: A Directory of Opportunities and Resources. (St John's: UWI, Dep't of Extra-Mural Studies) 57 pages 25 cm pamph, 1983; (ibidem) 61 pages 25 cm pamph, 1985 2nd ed. Education. Antigua & Barbuda. A reference book. Be.A, LOC.

 

WOLFE, Linda - The Cooking of the Caribbean Islands. (New York: Time-Life Books, Foods of the World Series) 208 pages 29 cm, col photos, col maps, [1970] 1st ed; (ibidem) 208 pages hb, many col photos, 1 map, index, 1971 rev 2nd ed; (London: Macmillan) 208 pages 29 cm, col ills, col plates, 1 col map, index, 1985. Food. Nutrition. Caribbean area. A cookbook. A pictorial book. Photos by Richard Meek. BL, Cev, Com, Ing, LOC, My.D, My.R.

 

WOLFF, Amy, comp – Mountain Maid: Best Made Cookbook: A Complete Guide to Haitian Cooking Including Creole, French, Modern, and Fun Recipes. (sl: Baptist Mission in Haiti, Mountain Maid Self-Help Project) 155 pages, [ca 1985]; (ibidem) 160 pages, 1997. Food and nutrition. Haiti. A cookbook. The 1985 edition is spiral-bound.

 

WOLFF, Reinhold Paul – [German-American economist (1899-1997). LOC.]

 

WOLFF, Reinhold Paul, and Oscar MARICENARO - Caribbean Tourist Trade Index: A Comprehensive Survey of Tourist Trends in the Caribbean for the Past Six Years. (Coral Gables: U of Miami) 11 pages 28 cm pamph, tables, 1955. Economics. Tourism. Caribbean area. Co.C, LOC.

 

WOLFRAM, Walter A – Sociolinguistic Aspects of Assimilation: Puerto Rican English in New York City. (Arlington, VA: Center for Applied Linguistics) xv,241 pages 23 cm, ills, 1973. Linguistics. Sociolinguistics. Migration. Assimilation. New York City. Puerto Rico. By a US sociologist and author (1941-). Bra, LOC.

 

WOLKSTEIN, Diane, comp - The Magic Orange Tree, and other Haitian Folktales. (New York: Knopf) ix,212 pages 24 cm, ills, 1978; (New York: Schocken Books) ix,212 pages 23 cm, ills, 1980 rep; (New York: Schocken Books) xii,212 pages 20 cm, [ca 1997] rep. Folklore. Haiti. Drawings by Elsa Henriquez. A children's book. Car, Ch.H, Gos, Lag, LOC.

 

WOLL, Allen L - Puerto Rican Historiography. (New York: Gordon P, Studies in Puerto Rican History, Literature & Culture) iii,134 pages 23 cm hb, biblio, 1978. History. Historiography. Puerto Rico. Based on sound scholarship, an essential starting point for research on the history. BL, Bow, Cev, LOC.

 

WOLLASTON, Nicholas - Red Rumba: A Journey through the Caribbean and Central America. (London: Hodder & Stoughton) 231 pages 23 cm hb, 36 plates, 1 map, dj, 1962 1st ed; (London: Readers Union) 192 pages hb, 25 photos, dj, 1964. Descriptive. Cuba. Haiti. Dominican Republic. Puerto Rico. A travelogue. A narrative of his 4½-month visit to the WI. By a British author and travel writer (1926-2007). Bay, BL, LOC.

 

WOLPER, RG Durlacher – [See: DURLACHER-WOLPER]

 

WOLSELEY, William Bertie – [British colonial jurist (?-1881); stipendiary magistrate in British Guiana. See: "Despatch from the Governor of British Guiana . . ."]

 

WOLSEY, P Louis – The Roman Catholic Church in Salisbury, 1926-1978. (sl [Roseau]: sn) 31 pages pamph, photos, [nd]. Church. Religion. Roman Catholics. Salisbury. Dominica. My.R.

 

WOLSTENHOLME, Gerry - The West Indian Tour of England, 1906. (Blackpool: By the Author) 40 pages 21 cm pamph, 13 ills, 1992. Sport. Cricket. Caribbean area. The 1st WI first-class tour of England. Scarce, a limited edition of 500 copies. BL, Whi.

 

Women and Decision-Making . . . [See: M Cuthbert.]

 

Women and Education. (Cave Hill: UWI, ISER, Women in Caribbean Project, No 5) xv,77 pages 24 cm, 1982. Education. Gender studies. Women. Caribbean area. Gos, LOC, New.

 

Women and the Family. (Cave Hill: UWI, ISER, Women in the Caribbean Project, No 2) xvi,162 pages 26 cm, ills, biblio, 1982. Sociology. Gender studies. Women. Caribbean area. A collection of 5 papers. Gos, LOC, New, Pot.

 

Women as Providers of Health Care: Workshop Held at the Social Welfare Training Centre, University of the West Indies, July 16-19. (Kingston: Dep't of Social & Preventative Medicine/UWI) 2 vols, [1984]. Health. Gender studies. Women. Caribbean area. Bob.

 

Women in Art, 2000. (sl: Women in Art Organization of Trinidad & Tobago) 40 pages 20x33 cm tall 4to pamph, ills, [2000]. Descriptive. Visual arts. Gender studies. Women. Trinidad. Tobago. Collective biography; short sketches of Trinidadian women artists, one to a page, with a portrait of the artist and a reproduction of one of her works.

 

Women in Caribbean Agriculture. (Rome: FAO) 1989. Agriculture. Gender studies. Caribbean area.

 

Women in Caribbean Culture . . . [See: M Hope.]

 

Women in Caribbean Development: Gender Equity in Changing Production Patterns. (sl: ECLAC) iii,41 pages 28 cm pamph, [1991]. Economics. Gender studies. Women. Caribbean area. Cover title: “Paper Presented at the 5th Regional Conference on the Integration of Women into the Economic and Social Development of Latin America and the Caribbean, Held in Curacao, Netherlands Antilles, September 16-19, 1991.” LOC.

 

Women in the Inter-Island Trade in Agricultural Produce in the Easter Caribbean. (Guatemala City: ECLAC) 33 pages, maps, biblio, 1988. Agriculture. Economics. Inter-island trade. Gender studies. Women. Caribbean area. Mom.

 

Women in the Seventies: Report of a Seminar in Grenada, July 1975. (London: Commonwealth Secretariat) 1975. Sociology. Gender studies. Women. Caribbean area.

 

Women of Puerto Rican Origin in the Continental United States. (Washington, DC: US Dep’t of Labor) 1977. Sociology. Gender studies. Women. Migration. Puerto Rico. Bra.

 

The Wonderful Life and Adventures of Three-Fingered Jack . . . [See: W Earle.]

 

The Wonderland of Trinidad. (Philadelphia: Barber Asphalt Co) 19 pages pamph, ills, 1927. Descriptive. Asphalt. Trinidad. Much on the pitch lake. Scarce.

 

WONG, Kim Loy – [Trinidad musician. See: P Seeger.]

 

WONG, S Evans – [See: EVANS-WONG]

 

WONG, Theo Edward - Revision of the Stratigraphy of the Coastal Plain of Suriname. (Amsterdam: Uitgaven Natuurwetenschapelijke, Studiekring voor Suriname en de Nederlandse Antillen) 64 pages 24 cm pamph, ills, 3 folding leaves of plates in pocket, biblio, 1989. Geology. Stratigraphy. Coastal plains. Suriname. LOC.

 

WOOD, [?] – [See: W Smith.]

 

WOOD, Alexander - [British army officer and colonial administrator; major-general, governor of St Lucia, 1807-14. See: J Bridgeman.]

 

WOOD, Aston S - Agricultural Education in Jamaica: A Review and a Proposal for Development. (Kingston: Inter-American Institute of Agricultural Sciences) 105 pages, biblio, 1977. Education. Agriculture. Jamaica. Car.

 

WOOD, Basil D – When It’s Cocktail Time . . . [A mis-citation for WOON.]

 

WOOD, Beryl – Caribbean Fruits and Vegetables: Selected Recipes. (London: Longman Caribbean) xiii,128 pages 25 cm, ills, 1973. Food. Nutrition. Tropical fruit. Vegetables. Caribbean area. A cookbook. BL.

 

WOOD, Bryce – The Dismantling of the Good Neighbor Policy. (Austin: U of Texas P) xiv,290 pages 24 cm, biblio, index, 1985. International relations. Good Neighbour policy. United States. Caribbean area. BL, LOC.

 

WOOD, Bryce – The Making of the Good Neighbor Policy. (New York: Columbus UP) x,438 pages 24 cm, notes, 1961. International relations. Good Neighbour policy. United States. Caribbean area. BL, LOC.

 

WOOD, Bryce – [US political scientist (1909-?). LOC.]

 

WOOD, Christina - The Magic Sakis. (London: Nelson) 224 pages 23 cm, ills, 1972. Nature studies. Zoology. Collecting. Wild animals. Suriname. Guyana. The title of the British edition of her "Safari South America." Illustrations by Peter Rice. BL, Gos, LOC.

 

WOOD, Christina - Safari South America. (New York: Taplinger Publishing Co Inc) 224 pages 22 cm hb, ills, dj, 1973. Nature studies. Zoology. Collecting. Wild animals. Suriname. Guyana. Illustrations by Nancy Lou Gahan. Com, Gos, LOC.

 

WOOD, D, and M FOSTER - Manpower Planning in the Eastern Caribbean. (Georgetown: ECCM Secretariat. London: MOD) 2 vols, 1976. Industrial relations. Manpower planning. Caribbean area. Car, W&D.

 

WOOD, D Scott, and Robert C LEBERMAN, and Dora WEYER – A Checklist of the Birds of Belize. (Pittsburgh: Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Special Publication No 12) 24 pages 20 cm pamph, 1986. Wildlife. Ornithology. Belize. BL.

 

WOOD, Donald - Trinidad in Transition: The Years after Slavery. (London: Oxford UP, Institute of Race Relations) x,318 pages 23 cm hb, plates, 7 photos, 1 map, biblio, index, dj, 1968 1st ed; (ibidem) x,318 pages 22 cm pb, plates, 1 map, biblio, index, 1986 rep. History. Emancipation. Trinidad. By a British historian (1923-2002); professor at U of Sussex. BL, Ch.T, Com, Gos, Jor, LOC, Pat, Whi.

 

WOOD, EJ Ferguson – Dinoflagellates of the Caribbean Sea and Adjacent Areas. (Coral Gables: U of Miami P) 143 pages, 1968. Marine resources. Dinoflagellates. Caribbean area. Com.

 

WOOD, E Scott, and Robert C LEBERMAN, and Dora WEYER – Checklist of the Birds of Belize. (Pittsburgh, PA: Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Special Publication No 12) 24 pages 20 cm pamph, 1 map, 1986. Wildlife. Ornithology. Belize. Lists all the known species cited up to 1985. BL, Wri.

 

WOOD, Edward Frederick Lindley – Report by the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Colonies, Hon EFL Wood on his Visit to the West Indies and British Guiana. December 1921 to February 1922. (London: HMSO, Cmd 1679) 101 pages, 1 map, 1922. Colonial administration. Integration. Federation proposals. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report. See also "Correspondence between the Governor of the Windward Islands . . ." By a British politician and MP (1881-1959); later styled 1st Lord Irwin, Viceroy of India, 1926-31. Scarce. Co.C, Com, My.R, RES.

 

WOOD, Enoch - An Account of the Pirates Executed at St Christopher's, in the West Indies, in 1828. (London: John Mason) 124 pages 12mo, 3 plates, 1830. Piracy. Trials. St Kitts. A minister's pious account of their last days. Very scarce. BL.

 

WOOD, Eric - Famous Voyages of the Great Discoverers. (London: George G Harrap & Co) 270 pages 8vo, plates, 1910 1st ed; (ibidem) 270 pages 8vo, plates, 1911; (ibidem) 270 pages 8vo, plates, 1915; (ibidem) 270 pages 8vo, plates, 1917; (ibidem) 270 pages 8vo, plates, 1917; (ibidem) 270 pages 8vo, plates, 1920; (ibidem) 270 pages 8vo, plates, 1921; (ibidem) 270 pages 8vo, plates, 1922; (ibidem) 270 pages 8vo, plates, 1926; (ibidem) 270 pages 8vo, plates, 1927; (ibidem) 270 pages 8vo, plates, 1928; (ibidem) 270 pages 8vo, plates, 1928; (ibidem) 270 pages hb, 8 plates, 1930. Discovery. Exploration. Caribbean area. A children's book. Illustrated by Stephen Reid. 1st edition scarce. BL.

 

WOOD, Eric Fisher – Leonard Wood, Conservator of Americanism: A Biography. (New York: George H Doran Co) xvi,351 pages 21 cm, frontis, plates, portraits, [ca 1920]. Descriptive. International relations. Spanish-American War. Leonard Wood. United States. Cuba. A biography. By a US WWI intelligence officer and author (1889-1962). BL, LOC, Tra.

 

WOOD, Harold Arthur - Northern Haiti: Land, Land Use and Settlement. A Geographical Investigation of the Department du Nord. (Toronto: U of Toronto P) 168 pages, ills, maps, 1963. Town and country planning. Land use. Department du Nord. Haiti. Emphasises the influence of physical geography on land use and settlement patterns. Bay, Ch.H, Gri, Lag.

 

WOOD, Howland - The Coinage of the West Indies with Special Reference to the Cut and Counterstamped Pieces. (New York) 1915. Hobbies. Numismatics. Coin collecting. Coinage. Counterstamps. Caribbean area. A study of the currency problem. By a US numismatist (1877-1938). Rag.

 

WOOD, James - The Adventures, Sufferings and Observations of James Wood, Containing amongst other Things, a Description of Various Places Lying between the Gulfs of Darien and St Lawrence, with an Account of the Manners of the Inhabitants of the Places Described, Interspersed with Remarks and Cautions to those who Intend to Emigrate. (London: Simpkin, Marshall & Co. Ipswich: Burton, Printer) 68 pages pamph, 1840. Descriptive. International relations. Miskitos. Abortive colonies. Mosquito Coast. Belize. An account of the activities of the British in the Bay of Honduras region in 1837-38, with frequent references to Belize and English colonization in the region. By a British merchant; ran a store at Cape Gracias a Dios, ca 1836. Very scarce. BL, Woo.

 

WOOD, John - Jamaica Palette. (Robin Hood's Bay: Old Chapel Studio) 159 pages 29 cm, col plates, 1955. Descriptive. Fine arts. Jamaica. By an artist. BL.

 

WOOD, Lawson – Diving & Snorkeling, Bermuda. (London and Hawthorn, Vic: Lonely Planet Series) 125 pages 23 cm pb, ills, col and b&w plates, maps, index, 1998. Descriptive. Bermuda. A guidebook for divers. BL.

 

WOOD, Leonard – Civil Report of Brigadier General Leonard Wood. (Washington, DC: Gov’t Printer) 9 vols, 27 cm, diagrams, folding tables, folding plates, folding plans, folding maps, [1902]. International relations. Colonial administration. United States. Cuba. An official government report. LOC.

 

WOOD, Leonard – Civil Report of Brigadier General Leonard Wood, Military Governor of Cuba, for the Period from December 20 1899, to December 31, 1900. (Washington, DC) 12 vols, 1901. International relations. Colonial administration. United States. Cuba. An official government report. Tra.

 

WOOD, Leonard – Civil Report of Brigadier General Leonard Wood, Military Governor of Cuba, for the Period from January 1 to December 31, 1901. (Washington, DC) 15 vols, 1902. International relations. Colonial administration. United States. Cuba. An official government report. Tra.

 

WOOD, Leonard – Civil Report of Brigadier General Leonard Wood, Military Governor of Cuba, for the Period from January 1 to May 20, 1902. (Baltimore: Gov't Printer) 1903. International relations. Colonial administration. United States. Cuba. An official government report. Tra.

 

WOOD, Leonard – Civil Report of the Military Governor, 1901. (sl [Havana]: sn) 15 vols, tables, plates, plans, maps, 1903. International relations. Colonial administration. United States. Cuba. An official government report. LOC.

 

WOOD, Leonard – Civil Report of the Military Governor, 1902. (sl [Havana]: sn) 6 vols, tables, plates, plans, maps, [1903]. International relations. Colonial administration. United States. Cuba. An official government report. LOC.

 

WOOD, Leonard – Report of the Military Governor of Cuba on Civil Affairs. (Washington, DC: Gov’t Printer) 2 vols in 6, 24 cm, tables, portraits, plates, plans, maps, 1901. International relations. Colonial administration. United States. Cuba. An official government report. LOC.

 

WOOD, Leonard – [US army general and colonial administrator (1860-1927); military governor of Cuba, 1899-1902. See: H Hagedorn; and JH Hitchman; and WH Hobbs; and JG Holme; and R Matirez-Ortiz; and EF Wood. LOC.]

 

WOOD, Leonard, and Matthew Colbraith BUTLER – Statements of Major-General Leonard Wood, USV, Military Governor of the Department of Santiago, Cuba, Made January 18 and 19, 1899, and Major-General MC Butler, USV, Military Commissioner to Cuba, Made January 30, 1899, before the Committee on Military Affairs Regarding, Affairs, Civil and Military, in the Island of Cuba . . . (Washington, DC: Gov’t Printer) 39 pages 23 cm pamph, 1899. International relations. US relations. Colonial administration. Cuba. An official government report. Scarce. LOC.

 

WOOD, Leonard, and William Howard TAFT, William Howard, and Charles H ALLEN, and Perfecto LACOSTE, and ME BEALL - Opportunities in the Colonies and Cuba. (New York: Lewis, Scribner & Co) 369 pages 20 cm, 1902. International relations. Colonial administration. United States. Cuba. LOC.

 

WOOD, Peter - Caribbean Isles. (Amsterdam: Time-Life Books, The American Wilderness Series) 184 pages hb, many col and b&w photos, 1 map, biblio, dj, 1975 1st ed; (ibidem) 184 pages, col ills, col maps, index, 1978 2nd ed; (ibidem) 184 pages, [date?] 3rd ed; (ibidem) 184 pages, [date?] 4th ed; (ibidem) 184 pages, [date?] 5th ed; (ibidem) 184 pages, 1984 6th ed. Descriptive. Nature studies. Caribbean area. A pictorial book. Com, Gos, My.D, My.R.

 

WOOD, Ravenshaw Cecil, comp - A Note-Book on Tropical Agriculture. (St Augustine: ICTA) 149 pages 8vo, 1933; (ibidem) 147 pages, 1937; (ibidem)  256 pages, 1957. Agriculture. Education. Caribbean area. A college textbook. Early issues scarce. Bay, BL.

 

WOOD, Robert S - Report on the Provision of Agricultural Education of University Degree Standard in the British Caribbean Territories. (London: HMSO) 18 pages pamph, 1955. Education. Vocational training. Universities. Agriculture. Caribbean area. A parliamentary report.

 

[WOOD, William] - The Assiento Contract Considered, as also the Advantages and Decay of the Trade of Jamaica and the Plantations. With the Causes and Consequences thereof. In several Letters to a Member of Parliament. (London: F Burleigh) 50 pages 8vo pamph, 1714. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Asiento Contract. Caribbean area. The contract for the slave trade to the Spanish colonies, and which allowed British subjects the right to import slaves into Spanish America, signed on 26 March 1713. Exceptionally scarce. BL, Sab 2228.

 

[WOOD, William] - Occasional Papers on the Assiento, and the Affairs of Jamaica. (London: Printed by W Wilkins . . .) 50,20,42,46 pages 8vo, 1716. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Asiento Contract. Jamaica. The contract for the slave trade to the Spanish colonies. Exceptionally scarce. Sab 105079.

 

Wood, William – A Survey of Trade in four parts: I. The great advantages of trade in general and the particular influence of it on Great Britain. II. The marks of a beneficial trade . . . III The great advantages of our colonies and plantations to Great Britain . . . IV. Some considerations on the disadvantages our trade at present labours under . . . together with considerations on our money and bullion . . . (London: Printed by W Wilkins for W Hinchliffe) xiv,[2],373 pages, 1718 1st ed; (London: Printed for J Walthoe) [2],xiv,[2],373,[1] pages 8vo, 1722 2nd ed; (Whitefish, Montana: Kessinger Publishing Legacy Reprint Series) 373 pages, 2009 reprint of the 1st ed; (ibidem) 373 pages, 2010 rep of the 1st ed. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Currency. Caribbean area. Replied to by “Considerations on the dispute now depending . . .” Caribbean area. The 1730-33 dispute between the New England and WI colonies relating to the Molasses Act. Exceptionally scarce. LOC.

 

[WOOD, William] - A View of the Proceedings of the Assemblies of Jamaica, for some Years past. With some Considerations on the Present State of that Island; in several Occasional Papers. (London: Privately printed) vi,42 pages 8vo pamph, 1716. Colonial administration. Legislative Assemblies. Jamaica. Exceptionally scarce. BL, Sab 35668.

 

WOOD, William - [Jamaican resident (fl 1714)]

 

WOOD, William, ed – The Laws of Jamaica Pass'd by the Governors, Council and Assembly and Confirm'd by the Crown, Prefixed an Account of Jamaica. (London: Printed by W Wilkins) xxx,vi,457 pages 8vo, 1716; (ibidem) 1719 2nd ed. Law. Statutes. Jamaica. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Appended is Francis Hanson, "Account of the Island and Government of Jamaica" written about 1682 and taken from C Harper, “Laws of Jamaica . . .” 1683 edition. Replaced by “Acts of Assembly . . .” 1st edition exceptionally scarce; 2nd edition very scarce. BL, New, Pat, Sab 35624.

 

WOOD, William, ed - The Representation and Memorial of the Council of the Island of Jamaica, to the Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners for Trade and Plantations. Together with the Addresses of the Governour and Council, and Town of Kingston, and association of the principal inhabitants. With a preface by Mr Wood. (London: Printed by W Wilkins) viii,46 pages 8vo pamph, 1716. Colonial administration. Jamaica. A speech. Exceptionally scarce. GL, Sab 35660, 105080.

 

WOOD, William - The Caribbean: A Painter's Paradise. (Basingstoke: Macmillan Caribbean) 48 pages hb, 24 col plates, [1993]. Descriptive. Caribbean area. Illustrated with paintings. BL.

 

WOODALL, Sally Lee – The Happy Island: Bermuda. (sl [New York]: TJ Maloney Inc, A US Camera Book) 71 pages 28x23 cm hb, 36 plates, [1946]. Descriptive. Bermuda. Photos by Toni Frissell. A children’s book. LOC.

 

WOODBERRY, George – [An occasional mis-citation for WOODBURY]

 

WOODBURY, George - The Great Days of Piracy in the West Indies. (New York: WW Norton & Co) 232 pages 22 cm hb, ills, index, biblio, dj, [1951] 1st ed; (London: Elek Brooks) 232 pages hb, ills, dj, 1954. Piracy. Caribbean area. A children's book. By a US author (1902-?). Bay, BL, Gos, LOC.

 

WOODCOCK, Henry Iles - A History of Tobago. (Ayrshire: Printed for the Author by Smith & Grant) xvii,195 pages 22 cm hb, [10] pages of tables, 1867 1st ed; (ibidem) 195 pages, tables, 1871; (London: Frank Cass, Library of WI Studies, No 28) xviii,195 pages 22 cm hb, dj, 1971 facs ed. History. Tobago. An antiquarian study. Brief, but in its time the only strictly island history. 1st edition scarce. Bay, BL, Ch.T, Com, Cu.W, Gos, LOC, Pat, Rag, Whi.

 

WOODCOCK, Henry Iles - The Laws and Constitutions of the British Colonies in the West Indies Having Legislative Assemblies. (London: R&W Swale) xii,304 pages 8vo, 1838 2nd ed. Colonial administration. Legislative Assemblies. Law. Constitutional. Caribbean area. A useful treatise. Bay, BL, Cu.W, LOC, Pat, Rag, RES, Sab 105104.

 

WOODCOCK, Henry Iles - [British barrister in the colonial service; later C-J of Tobago, 1862-1867. RES.]

 

WOODCOCK, William John, and Richard John NELSON - Memoranda of the Bahama Tornado of 1850. (Melton Mowbray: sn) 2 parts, 35 pages 8vo pamph, 1850. Disasters. Hurricanes. Meteorology. Bahamas. Part 1 by the former, part 2 by the latter. BL, Cu.W, RES.

 

WOODFIELD, Cyril A - British Virgin Islands: The Welcome Tourist Guide. (Road Town: Island Publishing) 1983. Descriptive. Tortola. Virgin Gorda. Anegada. British Virgin Islands. A guidebook for tourists.

 

WOODFORD, Ralph James - [British colonial administrator (1784-1828); governor of Trinidad, 1813-28. See: WH Burnley; and "To His Excellency Sir Ralph . . .;" and "Two Letters on the Tyrannical Conduct . . ."]

 

WOODHAM, Warren - Elements of a Manpower Programme for a Developing Country: A Jamaican Case Study. (San Juan: Human Skills in the Decade of Development, International Conference on Middle Level Manpower) 15 pages pamph, 1962. Industrial relations. Manpower programmes. Jamaica. Co.C, Com.

 

WOODING, Charles J – Afrosurinamese Ethnopsychiatry: A Transcultural Approach. (sl: [Rijswijk]: By the Author) 48 pages 21 cm pamph, ills, biblio, [ca 1988]. Sociology. Race relations. Health. Psychiatry. Mental health. Suriname. BL, LOC.

 

WOODING, Charles J – Evolving Culture: A Cross Cultural Study of Surinam, West Africa and the Caribbean. (Washington, DC: UP of America) xiv,329 pages 24 cm, biblio, [ca 1981]. Sociology. Church. Religion. Suriname. West Africa. Caribbean area. BL, Bro, Gos, LOC.

 

WOODING, Hugh Olliviere Beresford – Bermuda Civil Disorder, 1968: Report of the Commissioner and Statement by the Government of Bermuda. (Hamilton: Gov’t Printer) 2,195 pages 27 cm, [1969]. Colonial administration. Public order. Bermuda. An official government report. LOC, Pat.

 

WOODING, Hugh Olliviere Beresford – A Collection of Addresses. (Port-of-Spain: Gov't Printer) 182 pages, 1968. Law. Trinidad. Tobago. A collection of speeches. Edited by H Aubrey Fraser. Com, Pat.

 

WOODING, Hugh Olliviere Beresford – Legal Problems of Political Integration in the Caribbean. (St Augustine: UWI) 11 pages pamph, 1967. Law. Politics. Integration. Caribbean area. A lecture delivered on 28 June 1967 at the Institute of International Relations. Com.

 

WOODING, Hugh Olliviere Beresford – Regional Integration in the Caribbean: A Paper Delivered October 3, 1973 at the Oxford International Symposium on Universalism and Regionalism in International Economic and Trade Law. (Oxford) 10 pages pamph, 1973. Law. Politics. Integration. Federation proposals. Caribbean area. New.

 

WOODING, Hugh Olliviere Beresford – Report of a Committee on Legal Education. (Mona: UWI) 28 pages pb, 1965. Education. Law. Chairman Sir HOB Wooding. Will.

 

[WOODING, Hugh Olliviere Beresford] – Report of the Commission of Inquiry Appointed by the Governments of the United Kingdom and St Christopher-Nevis-Anguilla to Examine the Anguilla Problem. (London: HMSO, Cmnd 4510) 131 pages pb, 1970. Colonial administration. Politics. Law. Constitutional. Integration. St Kitts. Anguilla. An official government report. The Wooding Report on the Anguillian Revolution. Pat.

 

WOODING, Hugh Olliviere Beresford – Report of the Royal Commission Appointed on the Recommendation of the Bahamas Government to Review the Hawksbill Creek Agreement. (London: HMSO) 1971. Colonial administration. Hawksbill Creek Agreement. Bahamas. A parliamentary report.

 

WOODING, Hugh Olliviere Beresford – Thinking things through. (Port-of-Spain: Gov’t Printer) 112 pages, 1972. Law. Constitutional. Trinidad. Tobago. An official government publication. Com.

 

WOODING, Hugh Olliviere Beresford – [Trinidad-born jurist (1904-1974); first C-J of an independent T&T; later, chancellor of UWI. See: AM Clarke; and “Constitution Commission of Trinidad . . . ;” and “Report of the Constitution Commission on the West . . .”]

 

WOODLEY, Jeremy D, ed - Hellshire Hills Scientific Survey, 1970. (Kingston: UWI) 168 pages, maps, biblio, 1971. Environment. Hellshire Hills. Jamaica. Ing.

 

WOODLEY, Jeremy D, and Edward ROBINSON - Field Guidebook to the Modern and Ancient Reefs of Jamaica. (Miami Beach: U of Miami) 33 pages 28 cm pamph, 5 maps, biblio, 1977. Geology. Coral reefs. Jamaica. A guidebook for geologists. Prepared for the 3rd Symposium on Corals and Coral Reefs, Miami Beach, Florida, 1977. BL, Car, Ing.

 

[WOODLEY, William] - Speeches . . . to the Councils and Assemblies of Nevis, Antigua, Montserrat, and St Christophers, on his Going to England with their Addresses . . . (Basseterre) pamph, 1770. Colonial administration. St Kitts. A collection of speeches. By a St Kitts planter and colonial administrator; deputy governor of St Kitts, governor of the Leeward Islands. See: "Petition and Remonstrance of W Wharton . . ." Query the accuracy of this citation. Exceptionally rare, no copy known. Rag.

 

WOODMAN, Harold D - The Negro in the Caribbean . . . [A mis-citation for the work by EE Williams.]

 

WOODRING, Wendell Phillips - Miocene Mollusks from Bowden, Jamaica. (Washington, DC: Carnegie Institution, Publications Nos 366 and 385) 2 vols, 222+564 pages 26 cm 8vo pb, 3 ills, 68 plates, biblio, index, 1925-28; (ibidem) 108 pages 26 cm, folding tables, diagrams, plates, 1 map, 1928. Geology. Paleology. Fossils. Miocene molluscs. Jamaica. BL, LOC.

 

WOODRING, Wendell Phillips - Springraleia: A Late Miocene Xenophora-like Turritelid from Trinidad. (Ithaca, NY: Paleontological Research Institution) 15 pages 8vo pamph, ills, [1] leaf of plates, [1958]. Geology. Fossils. Miocene Springraleia. Trinidad. A reprint of pages 159-174 of Vol 30, No 169, of the ‘Bulletin of American Paleontology.’ BL, LOC.

 

WOODRING, Wendell Phillips - Stratigraphy, Structure and Possible Oil Resources of the Miocene Rocks of Central Plain. (Washington, DC: National Capital P) 19 pages pamph, 1922. Geology. Miocene rocks. Petroleum. Haiti. BL, Lag.

 

WOODRING, Wendell Phillips - Tertiary Molluscs of the Genus Orthaulax from the Republic of Haiti, Porto Rico, and Cuba. (Washington, DC: sn) 12 pages 24 cm pamph, 2 plates on 1 leaf, 1925. Geology. Paleology. Fossils. Tertiary molluscs. Haiti. Puerto Rico. Cuba. LOC.

 

WOODRING, Wendell Phillips - [US geologist (1891-1983). See also TW Vaughan. LOC.]

 

WOODRING, Wendell Phillips, and John Stafford BROWN, and Wilbur S BURBANK - Geology of the Republic of Haiti. (Baltimore, Md: Lord Baltimore P. Port-au-Prince: Dep't of Public Works) 631 pages 24 cm, ills, plates, folding maps, 1924. Geology. Haiti. The first such work. Gos, Lag, LOC.

 

WOODRING, Wendell Phillips, and SN DAVIESS – Geology and Manganese Deposits of Guisa-Los Negros Area, Oriente Province, Cuba. (Washington, DC: US Geological Survey, Bulletin No 935-G) 8vo, plates, 1944. Geology. Mining. Manganese. Oriente Province. Cuba. BL.

 

WOODRUFF, Julia Louisa Matilda – [US author (1833-1909). See: WML Jay. LOC.]

 

WOODS, Charles Arthur, ed - Biogeography of the West Indies: Past, Present, and Future. (Gainesville, FL: Sandhill Crane P) xvii,878 pages, ills, biblio, 1989 1st ed. Botany. Geography. Biogeography. Caribbean area. The effect of human beings on nature. An immense work. A collection of essays by 50 contributors. For the 2nd edition, see below. Be.A, BL, LOC.

 

WOODS, Charles Arthur, and Richard C ROSEN - Biological Survey of Haiti: Status of Plagiodontia Aedium and Solenodon Paradoxus: Recommendations Concerning Natural Preserves and National Parks. (Burlington: U of Vermont) 1977. Botany. National parks. Haiti. Car.

 

WOODS, Charles Arthur, and Florence E SERGIE, ed – Biogeography of the West Indies. Patterns and Perspectives. (Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press) 582 pages 27 cm, ills, maps, biblio, 2001 2nd ed. Botany. Geography. Biogeography. Caribbean area. For the 1st edition see above. BL.

 

WOODS, Edith deJongh – The Royal Three Quarters of the Town of Charlotte Amalie: A Study of Architectural Details and Forms that Have Endured since 1837. (Road Town and Charlotte Amalie: MAPes MONDe editore) 158 pages 21 cm, ills, 1992. Architecture. Conservation. Urban housing. Charlotte Amalie. St Croix. Danish West Indies. United States Virgin Islands. LOC.

 

WOODS, Edith deJongh – The Three Quarters of the Town of Charlotte Amalie: A Study of Architectural Forms That Have Persisted since 1837. (Chicago, IL: Mapes Monde Editore) 175 pages hb, 61 plates, ills, maps, slipcase, 1988; (London: MAPes MONDe Editore) 158 pages 33cm, ills, [ca 1989]. Architecture. Conservation. Urban housing. Charlotte Amalie. St Croix. Danish West Indies. United States Virgin Islands. Bow, LOC, Mol.

 

WOODS, Frederick, ed - Winston S Churchill: War Correspondent, 1895-1900. (London: Brasseys) xxxii,355 pages 24 cm hb, ills, maps, biblio, index, 1992 rev ed. Descriptive. International relations. Spanish-American War. Winston Spencer Churchill. Cuba. A biography. Bow, LOC.

 

[WOODS, Joseph] - Thoughts on the Slavery of the Negroes as it Affects the British Colonies in the West Indies; Humbly Submitted to the Consideration of both Houses of Parliament. By Veritas. (London: Printed and Sold by James Phillips) 32 pages 20 cm 8vo pamph, 1784 1st ed; (ibidem) 39 pages 18 cm 8vo pamph, 1785 2nd ed; (London: Printed for the Author, and Sold by W Richardson) 46 pages 8vo pamph, [1788]; (ibidem) 46 pages pamph, 1788. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. One of the earliest anti-slavery tracts distributed by London Quakers. Early issues exceptionally scarce; later issues very scarce. BL, GL, LOC, Rag, RES, Sab 95725, 105126.

 

WOODS, Richard L, and S TOMLINSON-REID, and Alastair M REID III – The Field Guide to Ambergris Caye, Belize, CA, Including other Atolls. (sl [Midland, TX]: Tomlinson Reid Guidebooks) 176 pages 28 cm, ills, maps, biblio, [ca 1988]. Descriptive. Nature studies. Seaside biology. Ambergris Caye. Belize. A guidebook for tourists. LOC, Wri.

 

Woods and other Forest Products of British Honduras. (Belize City) 14 pages pamph, 1923. Forestry. Timbers. Belize. Scarce. RES.

 

WOODWARD, Franc RE – El Diablo Americano = The Devil American: Strange Adventures of a War Correspondent in Cuba. (New York: GF Burslem) 162 pages, 8 pages of plates, [ca 1895]. International relations. Spanish-American War. United States. Cuba. Scarce.

 

WOODWARD, Ralph Lee, Jr, comp - Belize. (Oxford: Clio P. Santa Barbara: American Bibliographical Center, World Bibliographical Series, Vol 21) xxii,229 pages 23 cm hb, 1 leaf of plates, 1 map, index, [ca 1980]. History. Economics. Descriptive. Belize. A bibliography. 671 annotated entries. For the 2nd edition see P Wright. By a US historian; director of graduate studies and professor of history at Tulane U. BL, Car, Gos, Jor, LOC, Whi, Wri.

 

WOOLEY, B – [First Factor for the South Sea Company at Porto Bello and Panama. See: "Particulars of the Enquiry . . ."]

 

WOOLLEY, E – Land of the Free, or, A Brief View of Emancipation in the West Indies. By E Woolley, Missionary from Jamaica. Part I. (Cincinnati: Printed by C Clark) 32 pages 22 cm pamph, 1847. Descriptive. Slavery. Emancipation. Christmas Rebellion, 1831. Jamaica. Very scarce. LOC.

 

WOOLWARD, Robert - Nigh on Sixty Years at Sea. (London: Digby, Long & Co) x,304 pages 8vo hb, [1894]. Descriptive. Caribbean area. An autobiography. Author (1826-?). Scarce. BL, RES.

 

WOON, Basil Dillon - When It's Cocktail Time in Cuba. (New York: Horace Liveright) x,284 pages 20 cm, plates, portraits, 1928. Descriptive. Cuba. A travelogue. Listed by Stubbs under Wood. By a US author and journalist (1893-1974). Scarce. LOC, Stu.

 

WORCESTER, Kent - CLR James: A Political Biography. (Albany, NY: State U of New York P, SUNY Series, Interruptions, Border Territories & Critical Discourses) xvi,311 pages 25 cm hb, ills, biblio, index, 1995; (ibidem) xvi,311 pages 25 cm pb, ills, biblio, index, 1995. Descriptive. Politics. Cyril Lionel Robert James. Trinidad. A biography. By a US political scientist (1959-). BL, Bow, LOC.

 

A Word from the Slave. (Sheffield: Printed for the benefit of the Rotherham Anti-Slavery Bazaar by J Blackwell) pamph, 1830. Colonial administration. Slavery. Caribbean area. An abolitionist tract. Exceptionally scarce. GL.

 

WORK, Monroe Nathan, comp - A Bibliography of the Negro in Africa and America. (New York: The HW Wilson Co) xxi,698 pages 27 cm, 1928; (New York: Argosy-Antiquarian Ltd) xxi,698 pages 26 cm, 1965 rep; (New York: Octagon Books) xxi,698 pages 26 cm, 1965 rep. Sociology. Negroes. Africa. America. Caribbean area. A bibliography. By a US sociologist (1866-1945); director of the Records and Research Dep't at the Tuskegee Institute. 1st edition scarce. BL, Com, LOC.

 

Worker Participation in Jamaica. Report: Being the Report by the Advisory Committee on Worker Participation to the Government of Jamaica. (Kingston: Hyde, Held & Blackburn) iv,110 pages 23 cm, biblio, 1976. Industrial relations. Worker participation. Jamaica. See also S McIntosh. Car, LOC

 

Working and Administration of the Department of Agriculture . . . [See: “Report on the Working and Administration . . .”]

 

The Working of the Imperial Department of Agriculture . . . [See: “West Indies. Report on the Working of . . .”]

 

Working Party on Education . . . [See: S King.]

 

Working Party on the Caribbean Community and Common Market . . . [See: “Report of the Working Party . . .”]

 

Working Party on the Future of the Netherlands Antilles . . . [See: “Report of the Working Party . . .”]

 

Works Carried out by Bridges Section . . . [See: “Report on Works Carried out . . .”]

 

Workshop on Social Legislation . . . [See: “Report of the Second Workshop on Social . . .”]

 

World Bank . . . [See under title of individual report or individual author.]

 

World Encompassed and other Contemporary Documents . . . [See: RC Temple.]

 

The World Encompassed by Sir Francis Drake . . . [See: F Drake.]

 

The World Sugar Economy: Structure and Policies - Argentina, Barbados, Jamaica. (London: ILO) 13 pages pamph, 1980. Agriculture. Sugar. Economics. Argentina. Barbados. Jamaica. A technical assistance report. W&D.

 

World’s Fair: Jamaica at Chicago. An Account Descriptive of the Colony of Jamaica, with Historical and other Appendices. (New York: WJ Pell, Printer) 63 pages 17x25 cm pamph, [1893]; (ibidem) 95 pages 26 cm, ills, folding map, 1893. Descriptive. World’s Fair. Chicago. Jamaica. LOC.

 

WORRELL, DeLisle – The Caribbean Economy in the Nineties: Challenge and Response. (Bridgetown: Central Bank of Barbados) 27 pages 23 cm pamph, ills, 1986. Economics. Development planning. Caribbean area. The 11th Sir Winston Scott Memorial Lecture, delivered at the Frank Collymore Hall, Barbados, 17 December, 1986. LOC.

 

WORRELL, DeLisle – A Common Currency for the Caribbean: A Study. (Black Rock: West Indian Commission Secretariat, Occasional Paper, No 4) 32 pages 22 cm pamph, 1992. Banking. Finance. Currency. Integration. Caribbean area. BL, LOC.

 

WORRELL, DeLisle – Economic Politics in Small Open Economies: Prospects for the Caribbean. (London: Commonwealth Economic Papers, No 23) xx,119 pages 28 cm A4 pb, biblio, index, 1992. Economics. Development planning. Caribbean area. LOC.

 

WORRELL, DeLisle – Small Island Economies: Structure and Performance in the English-Speaking Caribbean since 1970. (New York and London: Praeger) xiv,289 pages 25 cm hb, ills, biblio, index, 1987. Economics. Small islands. Caribbean area. BL, Bow, Gos, LOC.

 

WORRELL, DeLisle – [Barbados-born banker and author; deputy governor of the Central Bank of Barbados.]

 

WORRELL, DeLisle, ed - The Economy of Barbados, 1946-1980. (Bridgetown: Central Bank of Barbados) x,199 pages 23 cm, ills, biblio, index, [ca 1982]. Economics. Barbados. A basic source work for all those interested in the economy and economic history of Barbados. Published to mark the 10th anniversary of the bank. BL, Gos, LOC, New, Pot, W&D.

 

WORRELL, DeLisle, and Compton BOURNE, ed - Economic Adjustment Policies for Small Nations: Theory and Experience in the English Speaking Caribbean. (New York and London: Praeger Pubs) xii,180 pages 25 cm hb, ills, biblio, index, 1989. Economics. Finance. Debt problems. Structural adjustment. Small nations. Caribbean area. BL, Bow, Gos, LOC.

 

WORRELL, DeLisle, and Compton BOURNE, and Dinesh DODHIA, ed - Financing Development in the Commonwealth Caribbean. (London: Macmillan, Warwick U Caribbean Studies) xiv,321 pages 22 cm pb, biblio, index, 1991. Economics. Banking. Finance. Development planning. Caribbean area. BL, Gos.

 

WORRELL, DeLisle, and R CRAIGWELL, ed - Macroeconomics and Finance in the Caribbean: Quantitative Analyses. (St Augustine: UWI, Caribbean Centre for Monetary Studies) 215 pages pb, [date?]. Economics. Finance. Caribbean area.

 

WORRELL, Frank Maglinne Mortimer – Cricket Punch. (London: Stanley Paul) 143 pages 22 cm, ills, plates, 1959. Sport. Cricket. By a Barbadian cricketer (1924-). See also E Eytle; and U Giuseppi. BL, Com, LOC.

 

WORRELL, Keith - The Economy of Modern Jamaica: An Outline. (Kingston: BIPIA) 54 pages 22 cm pamph, ills, [1987]. Descriptive. Economics. Jamaica. Ban, BL, LOC.

 

WORRELL, Keith, and Anthony GONZALES, ed – Caribbean Development Bank: Twenty-fifth Anniversary: Whither the Caricom Region: Whither CDB in its Support. (sl [St Michael]: CDB) v,115 pages 24 cm, biblio, index, [1996]. Banking. Finance. Companies. Caribbean Development Bank. Caribbean area. A collection of conference papers. The proceedings of a seminar. LOC.

 

WORTH, Charles Brooke - A Naturalist in Trinidad. (Philadelphia: JB Lippincott & Co) 291 pages hb, 18 ills, 2 maps, index, dj, 1967. Descriptive. Wildlife. Nature studies. Nariva Swamp. Bush Bush Island. Birds. Animals. Trees. Trinidad. An account of his adventures while stationed in Trinidad. Illustrated by Don R Eckelberry. By a US entomologist attached to the Trinidad Regional Virus Laboratory, 1960-65. Bay, Ch.T, Com, Gos, LOC.

 

Worthy Park Tercentenary, November 28, 1970: Souvenir Brochure. (Ewarton) 12 pages pamph, 1970. Agriculture. Sugar. Worthy Park Estate. Jamaica. Will.

 

WORTLEY, EJ – Notes on Potato Growing and Directions for the Preparation of Bordeaux Mixture. (Hamilton: Dep’t of Agriculture) pamph, 1913. Agriculture. Vegetables. Potatoes. An official government publication. Very scarce. BL.

 

WORTS, George Frank - A Brief Appraisal of Ground-water Conditions and Proposed Program for Water-Resources Investigations in the Coastal Artesan Basin of British Guiana. (Georgetown: British Guiana Geological Survey, Bulletin No 31) 52 pages 8vo pamph, 1 map, 1958 1st ed; (Washington, DC) 44 pages pamph, 1963. Geology. Public water supply. Guyana. By a US geologist (1916-?). BL, Co.C, Com.

 

WOUTERS, AE – Suriname. (Amsterdam: Allert de Lange NV) 157 pages, 1972. Descriptive. Suriname. Com.

 

WRAY, John - [British Methodist missionary to Guiana in 1808, founded the mission in Demerara subsequently taken over by Rev John Smith in 1813. See: T Rain.]

 

WRAY, K Roberts – [See: ROBERTS-WRAY]

 

WRAY, Leonard, Sr - The Practical Sugar Planter: A Complete Account of the Cultivation and Manufacture of the Sugar-cane, According to the Latest and Most Improved Processes. Describing and Comparing the Different Systems Pursued in the East and West Indies and Straits of Malacca, and the Relative Expenses and Advantages Attendant upon each. (London) xviii,415 pages, ills, 1848. Agriculture. Sugar. Technology. Plantation management. Caribbean area. Scarce. BL, LOC, RES.

 

The Wreck of a Slaver off the Island of Abaco . . . [See: “Despatches Respecting the Wreck . . . “]

 

WREFORD, Godfrey Reynell - Wanderings in Jamaica. (Bath) 24 pages pamph, ills, 1910. Descriptive. Jamaica. Scarce. RES.

 

WRIGHT, ACS – Matters of Interest Concerning the Evolution of the Natural Environment of Belize: A Series of Lectures Prepared for Belizeans. (Belize City: Belize Zoo and Tropical Education Center) 2 vols, 28 cm, 1995. Descriptive. Eco-tourism. Belize. LOC.

 

[WRIGHT, ACS et al] - Land in British Honduras: Report . . . [See: DH Romney.]

 

WRIGHT, Ashton G - Land Transactions in Jamaica. (Kingston: Rightart Printers) 26 pages 18 cm pamph, 1976; (Kingston: Pan Caribbean Investors Ltd) 64 pages, 1981 rev ed. Law. Land transactions. Jamaica. A guidebook vendors and purchasers, in simple language. Car, Ing, LOC, New.

 

WRIGHT, Ashton G - No Trophies Raise. (Kingston: By the Author) v,315 pages 22 cm hb, ills, index, 1994; (ibidem) v,315 pages 22 cm pb, ills, index, 1994. Descriptive. Jamaica. LOC.

 

WRIGHT, Charles – [US botanist and collector (1811-1885). See: RA Howard. LOC.]

 

[WRIGHT, Elizur] - The Lesson of St Domingo: How to Make the War Short and the Peace Righteous: From the New York Tribune of May 27, 1861. (Boston: A Williams) 24 pages 12mo pamph, 1861. Descriptive. International relations. Slavery. Dominican Republic. By a US author (1805-1885). Very scarce. Sab 105579.

 

WRIGHT, Esmond, ed - Red, White and True Blue: The Loyalists in the Revolution. (New York: Published for the Institute of United States Studies by AMS Press) ii,222 pages 22 cm, biblio, index, 1976. History. American Revolution. Loyalists. Bahamas. A collection of conference papers. The Conference on the American Loyalists held at the Institute of US Studies, U of London, in November 1975. Bow, LOC.

 

WRIGHT, Irene Aloha - Cuba. (New York: Macmillan Co) xiv,512 pages 20 cm, frontis, plates, 1 map, 1910. History. Cuba. BL, Hum, LOC.

 

WRIGHT, Irene Aloha - Cuba: The Best Winter Resort for Tourists. (sl [Chicago]: sn) 28 pages 23x19 cm pamph, [ca 1907]. Descriptive. Cuba. A guidebook for tourists. LOC.

 

WRIGHT, Irene Aloha - Documents Concerning English Voyages to the Spanish Main, 1569-1580. (London: Hakluyt Society, 2nd Series, No 71) lxiv,348 pages hb, ills, maps, 1932; (Nendeln: Kraus Reprint) lxiv,348 pages 23 cm, plates, 1 map, 1 folding map, 1967 rep. Early voyages. Caribbean area. A collection of 73 Spanish documents concerning, and 4 English versions of, the enterprise dealt with in F Drake, “Sir Francis Drake Revived . . .” BL, Gri, Hum, LOC.

 

WRIGHT, Irene Aloha - The Early History of Cuba, 1492-1586, Written from Original Sources. (New York: Macmillan Co) xvii,390 pages 20 cm hb, 1 map, 1916 1st ed; (New York: Octagon Books) xvii,390 pages 22cm, 1 map, 1970 rep. Discovery. Exploration. History. Cuba. Based on original archival research. 1st edition scarce. Bay, BL, Gos, Gri, Hum, LOC, Stu.

 

WRIGHT, Irene Aloha – Further English Voyages to Spanish America, 1583-1594: Documents from the Archive of the Indies at Seville Illustrating English Voyages to the Caribbean, the Spanish Main, Florida, and Virginia. (London: Hakluyt Society, 2nd Series, No 99) xcii,314 pages 8vo hb, ills, maps, biblio, 1951; (Nendeln: Kraus Reprint) xciii,314 pages 23 cm, ills, maps, biblio, 1967 rep. Early voyages. Caribbean area. Spanish Main. Florida. Virginia. A collection of 100 documents, including F Drake. BL, Gri, Hum, LOC.

 

WRIGHT, Irene Aloha - The Gem of the Caribbean. (Isle of Pines: The Isle of Pines Publicity Co) 88 pages 21 cm, col and b&w ills, plates, 1 folding map, 1909. Descriptive. Isle of Pines. Cuba. Scarce. LOC.

 

WRIGHT, Irene Aloha - The Isle of Pines. (Havana) 1910. International relations. Isle of Pines controversy, 1898-1925. United States. Cuba. Scarce. Tra.

 

WRIGHT, Irene Aloha - Santiago de Cuba and its District, 1607-1640 . . . Written from Documents in the Archive of the Indies, Seville, Spain. (Madrid: Felipe Pena Cruz) 207 pages 8vo hb, 1918. History. Cuba. Scarce. Bay, BL, Hum.

 

WRIGHT, Irene Aloha - Spanish Documents Concerning English Voyages to the Caribbean, 1527-1568: Selected from the Archives of the Indies at Seville. (London: Hakluyt Society, 2nd Series, No 62) x,167,xlvi pages hb, 3 plates, folding maps, 1928 1st ed; (ibidem) x,167 pages 23 cm hb, 1 map, 1 folding map, 1929; (Nendeln and Millwood, NY: Kraus Reprint) x,167 pages 23 cm, plates, 1 map, 1 folding map, 1967 rep. Early voyages. Caribbean area. A collection of 29 documents to balance English accounts such as those contained in the Hakluyt collection. Contains, inter alia, Robert Barrett’s deposition concerning John Hawkins’ voyage, 1568. 1st edition scarce. Bay, BL, Gos, Gri, Hum, LOC, My.A, My.R, RES.

 

WRIGHT, Irene Aloha - Spanish Narratives of the English Attack on Santo Domingo, 1655. (London: Offices of the Royal Historical Society, Camden Miscellany, Vol 14) xiii,80 pages 21x17 pages pamph, 1 folding map, 1926. History. Haiti. Concerns the West Indian Expedition of 1654-1655. Scarce. BL, Lag, LOC.

 

WRIGHT, Irene Aloha - The Spanish Version of Sir Anthony Shirley’s Raid of Jamaica, 1597. ([place?]: Hispanic American Historical Review) 22 pages pamph, 1922. History. Anthony Shirley. Jamaica. Contains extracts from 4 documents from the Archivo General de las Indias in Seville. Scarce.

 

WRIGHT, Irene Aloha - [US historian (1879-1972). LOC.]

 

WRIGHT, J - A Voyage to Saint Domingo . . . [See: DE WIMPFFREN.]

 

WRIGHT, J - Yield and Costs of Production of Coconuts and Bananas in St Lucia. (Castries: Gov't Printer) 37 pages pamph, 1957. Agriculture. Coconuts. Vegetable oil. Economics. Yield. Costs of production. St Lucia. An official government report. W&D.

 

WRIGHT, JW Lurry – [See: LURRY-WRIGHT]

 

WRIGHT, James Martin - History of the Bahama Islands, with a Special Study of the Abolition of Slavery in the Colony. (Baltimore, Md: The Friedenwald Co) 583 pages 26 cm 4to hb, plates, 1905. History. Emancipation. Bahamas. Mainly an account of the political struggle over slave emancipation. By a US educator and author (1879-1965). Bay, BL, Gri, LOC.

 

WRIGHT, John - The American Negotiator: or the Various Currencies of the British Colonies in America; as well the Islands, as the Continent. The Currencies of Nova Scotia, Canada, New England, New York, East Jersey, Penyslyvania [sic], West Jersey, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, and of the Islands of Barbadoes, Jamaica, St Christophers, Antigua, Nevis, and Montserrat, Reduced into English Money, by a Series of Tables, Suited to the Several Exchanges between the Colonies and Britain, Adopted to all the Variations that from Time to Time Have, or May Happen; with Tables Reducing the Currency of Ireland into Sterling, and the contrary ... Also, a chain of tables, for the interchangeable reduction of the currencies of the colonies ... To which are added, tables reducing gold and silver bullion of any degree of coarseness of fineness into standard, and valuing the same by the assay, according to the mint price of the Tower of London. (London: Printed by J Everingham for the Author) 464 pages 8vo, 1761 1st ed; (London: Printed for the Proprietors) xvi,464 pages 8vo, 1763 2nd ed; (London: London : Printed for the proprietors by J. Smith ... and sold by Messieurs Hawes, Clarke and Collins ... and by the booksellers in Great- Britain and Ireland) 326 pages 8vo, 1765 3rd ed; (London: Printed for David Steel) 326 pages 8vo, 1767 3rd ed. Banking. Finance. Money. Currencies. Exchange rates. Nova Scotia. Canada. New England. New York. East Jersey. Pennsylvania. West Jersey. Maryland. Virginia. North Carolina. South Carolina. Georgia. Barbados. Jamaica. St Kitts. Antigua. Nevis. Montserrat. A reference work. Explains the relationship between "pounds currency" and "pounds sterling." 1st edition exceptionally scarce; other issues very scarce. BL, Cu.W, LOC, Rag, Sab 105606.

 

WRIGHT, John - The West-India Merchant, Factor and Supercargoes Daily Assistant in the Disposal of a Cargoe of Merchandise at Jamaica, Mobile, Saint Augustus, the Musquetto Shore, Bay of Honduras, the Spanish main, or any other part of the Spanish West-Indies, whether consigned from Great Britain, Ireland, or any of the British colonies in North America. (London: Printed for the Author and sold by David Steel) xl,78,ii pages 8vo, folding frontis, 1765. Trade. Abortive colonies. Jamaica. Musquetto Shore. Mosquito Coast. Belize. A reference work. Exceptionally scarce. GL, Sab 105607.

 

WRIGHT, Louis Booker, ed – A Voyage to Virginia in 1609. Two Narratives: Strachey’s “True Repository” and Jourdain’s “Discovery of the Bermudas.” (Charlottesville: UP of Virginia for the Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiques) xx,116 pages, 1964; (ibidem) xx,116 pages 1965 2nd print. Early voyages. William Strachey. Sylvester Jourdain. Bermuda. BL, Com.

 

WRIGHT, Marcus Joseph – Official History of the Spanish-American War, a Pictorial and Descriptive Record of the Cuban Rebellion, the Causes that Involved the United States, and a Complete Narrative of our Conflict with Spain on Land and Sea. (Washington, DC) 617 pages 44 cm, col and b&w ills, col and b&w maps, [ca 1900]. International relations. Spanish-American War. Cuba. By a US military historian (1831-1922). Scarce. LOC.

 

WRIGHT, Mary M – Belize Tertiary School Libraries. (Belmopan: Gov’t Printer) 156 pages, biblio, 1990. Libraries. Universities. Belize. An official government report; a survey funded by USAID. Wri.

 

WRIGHT, Paul F, and Philip WRIGHT – Exploring Jamaica: A Guide for Motorists. (New York: WW Norton) 253 pages 21 cm, col ills, maps, [1969]; (London: Andre Deutsch) 254 pages 20 cm 8vo, 8 col ills, 8 maps, 1969. Descriptive. Jamaica. A guidebook for tourists. BL, Com, Ing, LOC, Will.

 

WRIGHT, Peggy, and Brian E COUTTS, comp - Belize. (Santa Barbara: American Bibliographical Center, World Bibliographical Series, Vol 21. Oxford: Clio P) xxiv,307 pages 23 cm hb, 1 map, [ca1993] 2nd ed. History. Economics. Descriptive. Belize. A bibliography. The 2nd edition of the work by RL Woodward. BL, Bow, LOC.

 

WRIGHT, Peter L – The Coloured Worker in British Industry: with Special Reference to the Midlands and North of England. (London: Oxford UP for the Institute of Race Relations) xvii,245 pages 8vo, 1968. Sociology. Race relations. Industrial relations. Coloured workers. Migration. Britain. Midlands. Caribbean area. BL, Com.

 

WRIGHT, Philip - Knibb the Notorious. Slaves' Missionary, 1803-1845. (London: Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd) 264 pages 23 cm hb, 16 plates, 1 map, biblio, dj, 1973. Descriptive. Church. Religion. Baptists. Slavery. William Knibb. Jamaica. A biography. Com, Ing, LOC.

 

WRIGHT, Philip, comp - Monumental Inscriptions of Jamaica. (London: Society of Genealogists) x,361 pages 21 cm hb, 1966. Genealogy. Monumental inscriptions. Jamaica. The most complete such collection. BL, Com, Ing, Will.

 

WRIGHT, Philip, ed - Lady Nugent's Journal of her Residence in Jamaica from 1801 to 1805 . . . [See: M Nugent.]

 

WRIGHT, Philip, and Paul F WHITE – Exploring Jamaica: A Guide for Motorists . . . [The BL, and Com citation for the work otherwise cited under PF White.]

 

WRIGHT, Philip Green - The Cuban Situation and our Treaty Obligations. (Washington, DC: Brookings Inst) xiv,207 pages 21 cm hb, graphs, tables, 1931. International relations. Economics. Trade. United States. Cuba. Especially concerned with the sugar problem. By a US economist (1861-1934). Bay, BL, Hum, LOC, Tra.

 

WRIGHT, Philip Green - Sugar in Relation to the Tariff. (New York: McGraw-Hill Book Co) xiii,312 pages 8vo, 1924. International relations. Economics. Trade. Sugar. Tariffs. United States. Cuba. BL, Tra.

 

WRIGHT, RG - Wild Life in Jamaica. (Kingston: Gleaner) 64 pages, many photos, 1927. Descriptive. Wildlife. Nature studies. Flora. Fauna. Jamaica. A guide to the plants and animals. Scarce.

 

WRIGHT, Raymond M – Jamaica’s Energy: Old Prospects, New Resources. (Kingston: Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica) xiv,218 pages 23 cm, col and b&w ills, 1996. Energy resources. Mining. Petroleum. Jamaica. LOC.

 

WRIGHT, Raymond M – [Geologist and author (1940-). BL.]

 

WRIGHT, Raymond M, ed - Field Guide to Selected Jamaican Geological Localities. (Kingston: Ministry of Mining) 57 pages, 5 maps, biblio, 1974. Geology. Localities. Jamaica. A guidebook for geologists. Ing.

 

WRIGHT, Raymond M, and Edward ROBINSON, ed – Biostratigraphy of Jamaica. (Boulder: Geological Society of America, Memoir No 182) xi,492 pages 29 cm, ills, plates, maps, biblio, index, 1993. Geology. Biostratigraphy. Jamaica. BL.

 

[WRIGHT, Richard] - The Tongue, or Essays on the Uses and Abuses of Speech . . . Including a Description of the Sufferings of the Negroes in Africa and the West Indies. (Wisebeck) 203 pages 12mo, [ca 1805]. Church. Religion. Unitarians. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. A collection of moral essays for children. By a Unitarian minister (1764-1836). Very scarce. BL, RES

 

WRIGHT, Richardson Little - Revels in Jamaica, 1682-1838: Plays and Players of a Century, Tumblers and Conjurers, Musical Refugees and Solitary Showmen, Dinners, Balls and Cockfights, Darky Mummers and other Memories of High Times and Merry Hearts. (New York: Dodd, Mead & Co) xiii,378 pages 22 cm hb, 24 ills, biblio, dj, 1937 1st ed; (New York: Benjamin Blom) xiii,378 pages 22 cm hb, [1969] rep; (Kingston: Bolivar P) xiii,378 pages 23 cm pb, [24] leaves of plates, 1986 rep. Sociology. Culture. Performing arts. Theatre. Revels. Jamaica. By a US author (1887-1961). Ban, Bay, BL, Co.C, Com, Gos, Ing, Jor, LOC.

 

WRIGHT, Robert Samuel - Drafts of a Criminal Code and a Code of Criminal Procedure for the Island of Jamaica, with an Explanatory Memorandum by of preliminary considerations by Sir Henry Taylor, and Correspondence on the Subject. (London: Commons Report, Cmnd 1893) 134 pages folio, 1877. Colonial administration. Law. Crime. Jamaica. A parliamentary report. This attempt at law reform was rejected by the Colonial Office.

 

WRIGHT, Ronald - Time among the Maya: Travels in Belize, Guatemala, and Mexico. (London and New York: Widenfeld & Nicolson, Viking P) x,451 pages 24x16 cm 8vo hb, maps, glossary, biblio, index, pictorial cloth backed boards, dj, [ca 1989]; (London: Bodley Head) x,451 pages 8vo hb, maps, glossary, biblio, index, pictorial cloth backed boards, dj, 1989; (New York: H Holt) 451 pages, index, 1991; (London: Futura) 451 pages 20 cm pb, maps, biblio, index, 1991; (New York: Crown P) x,453 pages 21 cm, maps, biblio, index, 2000. Descriptive. Mayas. Guatemala. Mexico. Belize. The author travelled extensively through the jungles, towns and back roads, to barely accessible old ruins, to describe life and spirit among the Mayans, both current and ancient, in an enjoyable mix of journalism, archaeology, history, and ethnology. BL, Gos, LOC, Wri.

 

WRIGHT, Thomas – The Famous Voyage of Sir Francis Drake . . . [See: F Drake.]

 

WRIGHT, Thomas C – Latin America in the Era of the Cuban Revolution. (New York: Praeger) xiv,231 pages 24 cm hb, maps, biblio, index, 1991; (ibidem) xiv,231 pages 24 cm pb, maps, biblio, index, 1991; (ibidem) hb, 2000 rev ed; (ibidem) pb, 2000 rev ed. Politics. International relations. Latin America. Cuba. BL.

 

WRIGHT, William - An Account of the Medicinal Plants Growing in Jamaica . . . (sl, [London]) 79 pages 8vo pamph, [ca 1788]. Health. Botany. Medicinal plants. Jamaica. A study in ethno-botany. Exceptionally scarce. Sab 105626.

 

[WRIGHT, William] - Memoirs of the Late William Wright, MD, Fellow of the Royal Societies of London and Edinburgh, etc, with Extracts from his Correspondence and a Selection of his Papers . . . (Edinburgh) xi,456 pages, 1828. Descriptive. Health. Jamaica. An autobiography. Very scarce. Cu.J, Han, Rag, RES.

 

WRIGHT, William - [British colonial physician (1735-1819); practising in Jamaica in the 1760's and 1790's; later director of military hospitals in Barbados, 1795-1798. DNB.]

 

WRIGLEY, Gordon – Tropical Agriculture: The Development of Production. (London: BT Batsford) 291 pages 8vo, ills, 1961 1st ed; (London: Faber & Faber Ltd) 376 pages, 1969 2nd; (ibidem) 376 pages 26 cm, 1971 3rd ed; (London: Longman) 496 pages 23 cm, ills, 1982 4th ed. Agriculture. Agricultural economics. Tropics. Caribbean area. Includes the WI. BL, Com.

 

[WRISTON, Henry et al] - Cuba and the United States: Long Range Perspectives. (Washington, DC: Brookings Institution) xiii,265 pages 24 cm, biblio, 1967. International relations. United States. Cuba. A collection of essays. Edited by a US educator (1889-1978); President of Brown U. Gos, LOC.

 

WRITSON, Henry – [An occasional mis-spelling for WRISTON]

 

WRONG, Humphrey Hume - Government of the West Indies. (Oxford: Clarendon P) 190 pages 22 cm hb, 1 map, biblio, 1923 1st ed; (Westport, CT: Greenwood P) 190 pages hb, 1969 rep; (Westport, CT: Greenwood Publishing, Negro UP) 190 pages 23 cm hb, [1969] rep. Colonial administration. Constitutional. Government. Caribbean area. A short constitutional history of the islands upto 1922; clear and well documented; the classic historical description of the governments of the BWI. By a Canadian historian and diplomat (1894-1954). 1st edition scarce. Bar, Bay, BL, Bow, Co.C, Com, Gos, Gri, LOC, My.R, Pat, Pot, Rag, RES, Whi, Woo.

 

WROTH, Lawrence Counselman - [US librarian (1884-1970); at the John Carter Brown Library at Providence, RI. LOC, RES.]

 

WROTH, Lawrence Counselman, and Gertrude L ANNAN - Acts of French Royal Administration Concerning Canada, Guiana, the West Indies and Louisiana, Prior to 1791. (New York: New York Public Library) 151 pages 8vo, 1930 1st ed. Colonial administration. Law. Statutes. French Royal Administration. Guadeloupe. Martinique. Guyane. Martinique. Guadeloupe. French West Indies. Canada. Louisiana. Reprinted from ‘The Bulletin of the New York Public Library.’ Bay, BL, Jor, LOC.

 

WUCKER, Michele – Why the Cocks Fight: Dominicans, Haitians and the Struggle for Hispaniola. (New York: Hill & Wang) 281 pages hb, 1 map, glossary, biblio, index, 2000; (ibidem) 281 pages pb, 2000.  Sociology. Customs. Cockfighting. History. International relations. Haiti. Dominican Republic. A study of the interrelationships between the two nations and peoples with emphasis on contemporary times. By a US journalist (1969-).

 

WULFF, Erika H – Bibliography of the Whim Greathouse Collection of Books and Pamphlets on the West Indies. (sl [Fredericksted?]: St Croix Landmarks Society Inc) 13 pages pamph, 1972. Libraries. Whim Greathouse. St Croix. United States Virgin Islands. A bibliography. By a retired US statistician and author. BL, Com.

 

[WURDEMAN, John George F] - Notes on Cuba, Containing an Account of its Discovery and Early History, a Description of the Face of the Country, its Population, Resources, and Wealth; its Institutions, and the Manners and Customs of its Inhabitants. With Directions to Travellers Visiting the Island. By a Physician . . . (Boston: James Munroe & Co) x,359 pages 19 cm 12mo, 1844 1st ed; (New York: Arno P. Salem, NH: Ayer Co) x,359 pages 22 cm hb, 1971 facs ed. Descriptive. Cuba. By a US physician (1810-1849). 1st edition scarce. BL, Bow, Cu.W, Gos, LOC, Sab 105638

 

WÜST, Georg – [See: WÜST]

 

WÜST, Georg - Stratification and Circulation in the Antillean-Caribbean Basins. (New York and London: Columbia UP, Vema Research Series, No 2) 2 vols, 31 cm, ills, charts, maps, biblio, 1964. Oceanography. Caribbean area. A comprehensive description and mapping of the waters of the Caribbean. By a German oceanographer (1890-?). Be.A, Gos, Jor, LOC.

 

WYATT, Thomas – [Early English explorer in the WI (fl 1594). See: GF Warner.]

 

WYATT, W Hanley – [See: HANLEY-WYATT]

 

WYCHERLEY, George - Buccaneers of the Pacific, Etc. (Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Co) 444 pages 24 cm, frontis, plates, portraits, maps, [ca 1928]; (London: Rich & Cowan) 1929 1st ed; (London: Neptune Library, Rich & Cowan) 271 pages hb, 16 plates, 1935. Piracy. Buccaneering. Pacific Ocean. Caribbean area. Passim WI. BL, LOC.

 

WYDEN, Peter - Bay of Pigs: The Untold Story. (London: Jonathan Cape) 352 pages hb, photos, [32] pages of plates, 1 plan, 1 map, biblio, index, 1979; (New York: Simon & Schuster) 352 pages 24 cm hb, photos, biblio, index, 1979; (New York: Simon & Shuster, Touchstone Edition) 352 pages 24 cm hb, photos, biblio, index, 1980; (ibidem) 352 pages 24 cm pb, photos, biblio, index, 1980. International relations. Cold War. Bay of Pigs. United States. Cuba. BL, Chi, Gos, LOC.

 

WYETH, John – A History of the Belize Board of Commissioners of Currency, 1894-1976: Belizean Economic History. (Belize City: BISRA, St John’s College) 60 pages 22 cm, graphs, 1979. Banking. Finance. Money. Currency. Belize. Author (1948-). LOC.

 

WYLDE, John T - Report on Steam Communications and Extended Trade Relations between Canada and the West Indies. (Ottawa: Dep’t of Finance) 37 pages pamph, tables, 1887. Public transportation. Shipping. Steam. Trade. Canada. Caribbean area. By the commission agent of Canada to the WI. Very scarce. BL, RES.

 

WYLIE, Kathryn Hulen - The Agriculture of Cuba. (Washington, DC: Gov't Printer) 1942. Agriculture. Sugar. Cuba. An official government publication; a WW II report. Scarce. Bay.

 

WYLIE, Kathryn Helen - Cuba as a Market for United States Agricultural Products. (Washington, DC: Gov’t Printer) 32 pages 24 cm pamph, 1954. International relations. Economics. Trade. Marketing. United States. Cuba. An official government report. Scarce. Bay, LOC.

 

WYLIE, Kathryn Hulen - A Survey of Agriculture in Cuba. (Washington, DC: US Dep’t of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, Foreign Regional Analysis Division) 30 pages pamph, 1969. Agriculture. Cuba. An official government report. Chi.

 

WYLIE, Kathryn Hulen - [US economist (1907-1991). LOC.]

 

WYLLY, William - [British loyalist refugee; an advocate of the Bahamas Vice Admiralty Court; solicitor general of the Bahamas; purchased the Tusculum Plantation in 1791; also owned Clifton Plantation; later C-J of St Vincent. See: J Graves.]

 

WYNDHAM, Francis, and Diana MELLY, ed - Jean Rhys Letters, 1931-1966. (London: Deutsch) 315 pages 24 cm, 1 leaf of plates, index, 1984; (Harmondsworth and New York: Penguin Books) 313 pages 20 cm pb, biblio, 1985. Descriptive. Jean Rhys. Dominica. A biography. BL, My.D.

 

WYNDHAM, Francis, and Diana MELLY, ed - The Letters of Jean Rhys. (New York: Viking) 315 pages 24 cm, biblio, 1984. Descriptive. Jean Rhys. Dominica. A biography. The title of the New York edition. LOC.

 

WYNDHAM, Hugh Archibald - The Atlantic and Emancipation. (London: Oxford UP, Problems of Imperial Trusteeship) xvii,300 pages 8vo hb, 1937. History. Slavery. Slave trade. Atlantic. Caribbean area. Includes the WI. BL.

 

WYNDHAM, Hugh Archibald - The Atlantic and Slavery. (London: Oxford UP, Problems of Imperial Trusteeship) viii,310 pages 8vo hb, maps, 1935. History. Slavery. Slave trade. Atlantic. Caribbean area. Includes the WI. BL, Com.

 

WYNDHAM, Hugh Archibald - [British author (1877-?); styled Baron Leconfield. LOC.]

 

WYNNE, John Huddlestone - A General History of the British Empire in America; Containing an Historical, Political, and Commercial View of the English Settlements, Including all the Countries in North America, and the West Indies, Ceded by the Peace of Paris. In Two Volumes. (London: Printed for W Richardson & L Urquhart) 2 vols, 520+546 pages 22 cm 8vo, folding maps, 1770 1st ed; (ibidem) 2 vols, 1776 2nd ed. History. British Empire. America. Caribbean area. Includes the WI. Title of Volume 2 of the 1st edition of his "The History . . ." Also the title of the 2nd state of the 1st edition, and the title of the 2nd edition. 1st edition exceptionally scarce; 2nd edition very scarce. BL, Cu.W, Han, LOC, Rag, RES, Sab 105682A, 105682B.

 

WYNNE, John Huddlestone - The History of the British Empire in America: Illustrated with Maps, Plans and Other Plates. In Two Volumes. (London: Printed for W Richardson & L Urquhart) 2 vols, 520+546 pages 8vo, 1769 1st ed. History. British Empire. America. Caribbean area. Includes the WI. The title of the 1st state of the 1st edition. Exceptionally scarce. Sab 105682.

 

WYNNE, John Huddlestone - [British historian (1743-1788). LOC.]

 

WYNNE, Robert – [Member of the Commission for the Sale of Lands in the Newly Ceded Islands (fl 1764); owned Mount Wynne Estate in St Vincent. See: “Commission for the Sale of Land . . .” See: W Young.]

 

WYNTER, Sylvia - The Hills of Hebron . . . [A novel, sometimes listed as non-fiction.]

 

WYNTER, Sylvia - Jamaica's National Heroes. (Kingston: Jamaica National Trust Commission) 55 pages 18 cm pamph, 1971. Descriptive. National heroes. Jamaica. Collective biography. Dan, Gos, LOC.

 

WYNTER, Sylvia - [Cuba-born Jamaican (1928-); UWI lecturer in Hispanic Literature, professor of Spanish at Stanford U. Dan, Her, Will.]

 

WYTHENSHAW, Ernest Darwin Simon, 1st Baron - Population and Resources of Barbados. (Bloomcroft, Didsbury: Privately printed) 27 pages pamph, 1954. Demography. Population. Economics. Resources. Barbados. Author also styled Lord Simon of Wythenshawe. Bar, Co.C, Com.

 


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