Mitchell's West Indian Bibliography

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Y BORGES, D Aizcorbe – [See: AIZCORBE Y BORGES]

 

Y CARDENAS, J de Armas – [See: DE ARMAS Y CARDENAS]

 

Y CESPEDES, J de Armas – [See: DE ARMAS Y CESPEDES]

 

Y PAGAN, E Vega – [See: VEGA Y PAGAN]

 

Y SALABARRIA, W del Prado – [See: DEL PRADO Y SALABARRIA]

 

Y VALDEZ, GF de Oviedo – [See: DE OVIEDO Y VALDEZ]

 

Y ZAYAS, C Saladrigas – [See: SALADRIGAS Y ZAYAS]

 

Yachtsman’s Guide to the Greater Antilles. (Coral Gables: Tropic Isle Publishers) 1 vol, 1976 1st ed; (ibidem) 1977 2nd ed; (ibidem) 1978 3rd ed; (ibidem) 1979 4th ed; (ibidem) 1980 5th ed; (ibidem) 1981 6th ed; (ibidem) 1 vol, 1982 7th ed. Descriptive. Greater Antilles. Caribbean area. A guidebook for yachtspersons. Continued by “Yachtsman’s Guide to the Bahamas” and “Yachtsman’s Guide to the Virgin Islands.” LOC.

 

Yachtsman’s Guide to the Virgin Islands. (Tenifly, NJ: Virgin Island Charters Inc) 1 vol, 23 cm, ills, maps, 1968 1st ed; (ibidem) 1969 2nd ed; (ibidem) 1970 3rd ed; (ibidem) 1971 4th ed; (ibidem) 1972 5th ed; (ibidem) 1973 6th ed; (ibidem) 1974 7th ed; (ibidem) 1975 8th ed. Descriptive. St Croix. St Thomas. St John. United States Virgin Islands. A guidebook for yachtspersons. LOC.

 

Yachtsman’s Guide to the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. (North Miami: Tropic Isle Publishers) 1 vol, 23 cm, ills, maps, 1980 1st ed; (ibidem) 1985; (ibidem) 1986 4th ed; (ibidem) 1987; (ibidem) 1 vol, 1988 5th ed. Descriptive. St Croix. St Thomas. St John. United States Virgin Islands. Puerto Rico. A guidebook for yachtspersons. LOC.

 

YAGER, Arthur – Twenty Years of Progress in Porto Rico under American Administration. (San Juan: Bureau of Supplies, Printing & Transportation) 11 pages pamph, 1919. Colonial administration. Puerto Rico. Bilingual in English and Spanish. By a US academic and colonial administrator (1858-1941); president of Georgetown College; later governor of Puerto Rico. Scarce. BL, Viv.

 

YAJUAR, Rumi – Cuba: 12 Years After. (Sydney: Labour P) 9 pages pamph, 1970. Politics. Cuba. Chi.

 

Yallahs Valley Land Authority, 1951-1966: 15 Years of Land and Human Rehabilitation . . . (Kingston: Yallahs Valley Land Authority) 52 pages, 1966. Town and country planning. Land use. Yallahs Valley. Jamaica. An official government report. Will.

 

YANES, Hugo et al – A Development Plan for British Honduras, Part 4: The Possibilities of Development of Small and Medium Industries. (New York: UN, Bureau of Technical Assistance Programmes) vii,207 pages 28 cm, 1963. Economics. Industrial development. Development planning. Belize. A technical assistance report. See also: “A Development Plan for British Honduras . . .” BL.

 

Yankee Travels through . . . [See: I Franchi Alfaro.]

 

YANKEY, J Bernard - Notes on Proposed Areas for Government Intervention in Agriculture. (Bridgetown: CDB) 1975. Agriculture. Agricultural policy. Barbados. Car.

 

YANKEY, J Bernard - An Outline of the Projected Regional (LDC) Agricultural Project to Develop Facilities for Providing Fertilizers and other Import Services in the Less Developed Countries, with Special Reference to the Windward Islands. (Wildey: CDB) 1976. Agriculture. Fertilizers. Economics. Windward Islands. Car.

 

YANKEY, J Bernard - Progress Report on Appraisal of Barbados Marketing Corporation. (Wildey: CDB) 1975. Agriculture. Small farming. Economics. Marketing. Barbados. Car.

 

YANKEY, J Bernard - [Dominican agricultural economist; director of the Economic Affairs Secretariat, OECS; later OECS ambassador to Canada.]

 

Yarn of a Yankee Privateer . . . [See: B Brown.]

 

YATES, John Ashton - Colonial Slavery. Letters to the Right Honorable William Huskisson, President of the Board of Trade, Etc, Etc, on the Present Condition of the Slaves, and the Means Best Adapted to Promote the Mitigation and final Extinction of Slavery in the British Colonies. (Liverpool: Printed by Harris & Co, sold by W Grapel, G&J Robinson, Hatchard & Son) 86,xxvii pages 8vo pamph, 1824. Colonial administration. Slavery. William Huskisson. Caribbean area. An abolitionist work. A collection of 5 letters to the colonial secretary on the evils of their physical and moral condition. Very scarce. BL, Cu.W 2513, 2539, GL, Rag, Sab 105996.

 

YAWCHING, Donna - Who's Who and Handbook of Trinidad and Tobago. (Port-of-Spain: Inprint Caribbean) 295 pages 23 cm, col and b&w ills, 1 map, [ca 1991]. Descriptive. Trinidad. Tobago. Collective biography. BL, Gos, LOC.

 

YBOR, Vincente Martinez – [Cuban cigar manufacturer (1818-1896). See: LG Westfall. LOC.]

 

YDE, Jens - Material Culture of the Waiwai. (Copenhagen: The National Museum, Nationalmuseets Skrifter, Etnografisk roekke, No 10) 319 pages 30 cm, ills, 1965. Sociology. Amerindians. Waiwai. Guyana. By a Danish anthropologist. Com, Gos, LOC.

 

YEAGER, Bunny - Camera in Jamaica. (New York: AS Barnes & Co) 182 pages 29 cm, col and b&w photos, 1967. Descriptive. Jamaica. By a US photographer and former pin-up model (1930-). BL, Com, LOC, Will.

 

The Yearbook of Industry and Agriculture in Jamaica, [1957]. (Kingston: City Printery) 344 pages, [ca 1958]; (ibidem) 160 pages, [ca 1961]. Descriptive. Agriculture. Jamaica. A guidebook for businesspersons. An annual publication. The 1957 issue edited by Clyde Hoyte. Co.C, Com, Ing, LOC.

 

Yearbook of the Bermudas, the Bahamas, British Guiana, British Honduras and the British West Indies. (Montreal: Thomas Skinner) 1927 1st ed; (London: Thomas Skinner & Co) 403 pages, ills, photos, many maps, 1928; (London) 463 pages, ills, folding map, 1929. Descriptive. Bermuda. Bahamas. Guyana. Belize. Caribbean area. A guidebook for businesspersons. Published in various years. See also "Caribbean Yearbook" and “West Indies Yearbook . . .” Gri, RES.

 

Year Book of the West Indies and Countries of the Caribbean. (London: Thomas Skinner & Co) 914 pages hb, folding col map, many b&w photos, 1948-1949 21st ed; (ibidem) 824 pages hb, col folding map, 27 maps, many b&w photos, 1952 24th ed. Descriptive. Caribbean area. A guidebook for businesspersons. First published in 1927. See also "Caribbean Yearbook." Gri.

 

YEARWOOD, Gladstone Lloyd, and Mike RICHARDS - Broadcasting in Barbados: The Cultural Impact of the Caribbean Broadcasting Corporation. (Bridgetown: Lighthouse Communications) iv,55 pages 25 cm pamph, ills, [ca 1989]. Mass communications. Radio. Barbados. BL, LOC.

 

[YEARWOOD, Samuel] - The Barbados Pocket-Book; or Lady's and Gentleman's Souvenir; Containing an Almanac for Barbados for the Year of our Lord God [1832] . . . By a Barbadian. (London) pamph, [1831]; (ibidem) 96 pages, [1832]; (ibidem) 96 pages, [1833]; (ibidem) pamph, [1837]. Descriptive. Barbados. A guidebook for tourists. Published in various titles between 1831 and 1838. All issues exceptionally scarce. Han 85, 87, 89, 92.

 

Yellow Fever in Bermuda . . . [See: “Papers Relative to Yellow . . . “]

 

YELVINGTON, Kevin A - Producing Power on the Factory Floor: Ethnicity, Class and Gender in a Caribbean Workplace. (Philadelphia: Temple UP) xv,286 pages 24 cm hb, ills, maps, biblio, index, 1995; (ibidem) xv,286 pages 24 cm pb, ills, maps, biblio, index, 1995. Industrial relations. Race relations. Ethnicity. Social classes. Gender studies. Caribbean area. A study of race, class and gender on the factory floor in Trinidad. BL, Bow, LOC.

 

YELVINGTON, Kevin A - [Professor in the Dep't of Sociology and Anthropology at Florida International U (1960-). LOC.]

 

YELVINGTON, Kevin A, ed - Trinidad Ethnicity. (London: Macmillan, Warwick U Caribbean Studies. Knoxville: U of Tennessee P) viii,296 pages 23 cm pb, biblio, index, 1993. Sociology. Ethnology. Race relations. Trinidad. BL, Bow, LOC, Whi.

 

Yes to Marxism! (Georgetown: Printed by NGCL for PPP) 24 pages 21 cm pamph, ills, 1986. Politics. Marxism. Guyana. LOC.

 

YGLESIAS, Jose – Alex Apostolides in the Midst of the Revolution. (New York: Pantheon Books) 307 pages, 1968. Descriptive. Alex Apostolides. Cuba. Chi.

 

YGLESIAS, Jose – In the Fist of the Revolution: Life in a Cuban Country Town. (New York: Random House, Pantheon Books) 307 pages 22 cm hb, [1968] 1st ed; (New York: Vintage Books) 304 pages, 1969; (New York: Random House) 307 pages, 1969. Descriptive. Cuba. A travelogue. Chi, Gos, LOC, Stu.

 

YGLESIAS, Jose – [Cuban-American visionary Marxist author and dramatist (1919-1995).]

 

YIN, Lee Tom - The Chinese in Jamaica . . . [See: LEE.]

 

YIN-KANN, Wen, and J SENGUPTA, ed - Increasing the International Competitiveness of Exports from Caribbean Countries. (Washington, DC: World Bank) 1991. Economics. Trade. Marketing. Competitiveness. Exports. Caribbean area. A World Bank report.

 

YOGEV, Gedalia - Diamonds and Coral: Anglo-Dutch Jews and Eighteenth-Century Trade. (Leicester: Leicester UP. New York: Holms & Meir) 360 pages 23 cm hb, biblio, index, 1978. History. Economics. Trade. Religion. Judaica. Diamonds. Coral. Britain. Holland. Caribbean area. Passim WI. BL, LOC.

 

YOPO, Boris - Latin American Perspectives on the Cuban Transition. (Washington, DC: Georgetown U) 8 pages pamph, 1993. International relations. Latin America. Cuba. By the director of studies at the Chilean foreign ministry's diplomatic academy. Stu.

 

YORK, ET et al - Agricultural Development and Economic Progress in the Caribbean Basin. (Tallahassee, FL: Presidential Mission on Agricultural Development in CA & the Caribbean) 137 pages, 1980. Agriculture. Economics. Caribbean area. A technical assistance report. The report of a mission appointed by President Jimmy Carter. Car.

 

YORK, Fred - A Discussion of the Agency for International Development Project Paper on an Integrated Agricultural Development Program for Selected Territories in the Commonwealth Caribbean. (Binghamton: State U of New York) 26 pages pamph, 1976. Agriculture. Small farming. Caribbean area. A technical assistance report. Car.

 

YORK, Frederica Charlotte Ulrica, Duchess of – [British princess (1767-1820). See: “An Address to Her Royal Highness . . . LOC.]

 

[YORKE], Henry Redhead – A Letter to Bache Heathcote, Esq, on the Fatal Consequence of Abolishing the Slave Trade, both to England, and to her American Colonies. By Henry Redhead, Esq. (London: Printed for John Stockdale) [4],80,[4] pages 22 cm 8vo pamph, 1792. Colonial administration. Bache Heathcote. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. A pro-slavery tract. A rare apology for the slave trade and slavery in the West Indies. Gives a favourable picture of planter-slave relations. The New York Historical Society Library cites the author as HR Yorke (1772-1813); a British radical, denounced as a spy in France he fled to England where he was arrested, charged and sentenced to 3 years imprisonment for conspiracy, sedition and libel. The only edition, copies known only in the British Library, National Library of Scotland, and Worcester College – Oxford University only in the UK, no copies in North America, very rare. BL, NYH, Sab 68515.

 

YORKE, PC – [See: J Baker.]

 

You and Your Government: A Publication of the Cayman Islands Government. (Portsmouth: Eyre & Spottiswode, Cayman GIS) 81 pages, 1972. Politics. Civics. Cayman Islands. An official government publication. Bo.C.

 

YOUD, T – [Missionary to Guyana. See: WT Veness.]

 

YOUNG, AH - Parish Registers of Kingston, 1784-1811. (Kingston) 1921. History. Church. Religion. Parish registers. Genealogy. Jamaica. Scarce.

 

YOUNG, AH - Rev John Stuart and Family. (Kingston) 1921. Church. Religion. John Stuart. Jamaica. Scarce.

 

YOUNG, AH, ed - Collection of the Ordinances in Force in British Honduras, 1887-1896. (London: Waterlow & Sons) 263 pages, 1897. Law. Statutes. Belize. A collection of Acts and Ordinances. Very scarce. New, Pat.

 

YOUNG, Alexander Bell Filson - Christopher Columbus and the New World of His Discovery. A Narrative by Filson Young. With a Note on the Navigation of Columbus’s first Voyage to the Earl of Dunraven. (London: E Grant Richards) 2 vols, large 8vo, xxi,323 pages, 17 ills and plates including 1 folding, 3 maps including 2 folding, 1906; (ibidem) 464 pages 8vo, col frontis, ills, 5 plates, 2 ports, 1 folding map, 1911 3rd ed. History. Discovery. Exploration. Christopher Columbus. Caribbean area. Scarce. BL.

 

YOUNG, Alexander Bell Filson - Christopher Columbus and the New World of his Discovery; A Narrative by Filson Young. (Philadelphia: JB Lippincott) 2 vols, 23 cm, frontis, 5 plates, 2 portraits, 8 maps, 1906; (New York: H Holt & Co) 464 pages 21 cm, col frontis, ills, 5 plates, 2 ports, 1 folding map, 1912 3rd ed. History. Discovery. Exploration. Christopher Columbus. Caribbean area. The US title of the above work. LOC, RES.

 

YOUNG, Alexander Bell Filson - [British journalist and author (1876-1938); editor of 'The Saturday Review.']

 

YOUNG, Allan - The Approaches to Local Self-Government in British Guiana. (London: Longmans, Green & Co) viii,246 pages hb, ills, maps, [1958] 1st ed; (ibidem) 1968. Public administration. Local government. Guyana. The administration of the free villages, established after emancipation, down to the 1950s; also the relation of local government to central government, especially in such vital fields as water control. Bay, BL, Co.C, Com, Gri, LOC, Pat 486, 586.

 

YOUNG, Allan - Some Milestones in Village History. (Georgetown: British Guiana Village Chairmen's Conference) 22 pages pamph, 1957. Public administration. Local administration. Villages. Guyana. A series of six radio talks. Scarce. Co.C, Com.

 

YOUNG, Allan - [Guyanese author (1912-?). LOC.]

 

YOUNG, Allen - Gays under the Cuban Revolution. (San Francisco: Grey Fox P) 112 pages 22 cm pb, [ca 1981]. Sociology. Sexuality. Homosexuals. Cuba. BL, Bow, Gos, LOC, Stu.

 

YOUNG, Alma H – [US academic; professor of urban and regional planning at the U of New Orleans; of urban affairs at Wayne State U.]

 

YOUNG, Alma H, and Dion E PHILLIPS, ed - Militarization in the Non-Hispanic Caribbean. (Boulder, CO and London: Lynne Rienner Publishers Inc) ix,178 pages 24 cm, [1] leaf of plates, 1 map, biblio, index, 1986. Politics. Security. Military. International relations. Caribbean area. BL, Gos, LOC.

 

[YOUNG, Arthur] - American Husbandry. Containing an Account of the Soil, Climate, Production and Agriculture of the British Colonies in North America and the West Indies . . . By an American. (London: J Bew) 2 vols, 472+319 pages 8vo, 1775; (New York: Columbus UP, Edited by Harry J Carman) lxi,582 pages 22cm, 1939; (Port Washington, NY: Kennikat P, Edited by Harry J Carman) lxi,582 pages 22 cm, [1964]. Colonial administration. Agriculture. Sugar. Plantations. North America. Caribbean area. Issued as a result of the American Revolution. Describes a typical sugar plantation, the value of West Indian trade, etc. Authorship not definitely established; evidence indicates that the author may have been either John Mitchell or Arthur Young. 1st edition very scarce. BL, Han, LOC, Rag, Sab 106062.

 

YOUNG, Arthur - Political Arithmetic. Containing Observations on the Present state of Great Britain and the Principles of her Policy in the Encouragement of Agriculture. To Which Is Added a Memoir on the Corn Trade by Thomas Pownall. (London: W Nicoll) xii,366 pages 8vo, 1774; (New York: AM Kelley) xii,366 pages 22 cm, 1967 rep . Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Caribbean area. Concerned that the American farmer could supply the WI and British markets to the exclusion of the British farmer. 1st edition very scarce. BL, LOC, Rag.

 

YOUNG, Arthur - [British colonial agriculturalist and author (1741-1820); secretary to the Board of Agriculture. DNB.]

 

YOUNG, Charles Grove - Stalk-eyed Crustacea of British Guiana, West Indies, and Bermuda. By Charles G Young, a Member of the Royal Irish Academy. (London: John M Watkins) xix,514 pages 22 cm, ills, 7 col plates, biblio, 1900. Marine resources. Crustacea. Thoracostraca. Guyana. Bermuda. Caribbean area. BL, LOC, RES.

 

YOUNG, Colville Norbert – The Education System of Belize. (Belize City: sn [National Library]) 8 pages pamph, 1988. Education. Belize. Traces the earliest record of public education from 1816 to the establishment in 1988 of the UC of Belize. Wri.

 

YOUNG, Colville Norbert – Language and Education in Belize. (Belize City: National Printers for the Author) 49 pages 21 cm pamph, biblio, [ca 1989]; (ibidem) iv,79 pages 28 cm, 1995 2nd ed. Education. Language. Belize. LOC.

 

YOUNG, Colville Norbert – [Educator (1932-); president of the University College of Belize; governor-general of Belize.]

 

YOUNG, Colville Norbert, comp - Creole Proverbs of Belize. (Belize City: By the Compiler) ii,34 pages 21 cm pamph, 1980; (ibidem) 22 pages pamph, 1986 2nd ed; (ibidem) 37 pages 21 cm pamph, biblio, 1988 3rd rev ed. Folklore. Proverbs. Belize. A collection of proverbs identified as ‘flashes of folk wisdom.’ BL, LOC, Wri.

 

YOUNG, Douglas - [See: GWD Young]

 

YOUNG, Everild - Eleuthera, The Island Called “Freedom.” (London: Regency P) 181 pages 21.5 cm pb, 16 b&w photos, 1 map, [1966]. History. Eleuthera. Bahamas. BL, Com, LOC.

 

YOUNG, Everild - [British novelist and author.]

 

YOUNG, Everild, and Kjeld HELWEG-LARSEN - Caribbean Cocktail. (London: Andrew Melrose) 208 pages 22 cm hb, 51 photos, map on endpapers, index, dj, 1955 1st ed; (London: Adventurers Club) 208 pages hb, 23 photos, 1 map, dj, [1955]; (London: Andrew Melrose) 208 pages hb, 1957 rep. Descriptive. Bermuda. Bahamas. Cuba. Jamaica. Haiti. Dominican Republic. Puerto Rico. St Croix. St Thomas. United States Virgin Islands. Tortola. British Virgin Islands. Saba. Antigua. Montserrat. Dominica. St Lucia. Barbados. St Vincent. Grenada. Trinidad. Guyana. BL, LOC, My.R.

 

YOUNG, Everild, and Kjeld HELWEG-LARSEN - The Pirates' Priest: The Life of Pere Labat in the West Indies, 1693-1705. (London: Jarrolds Publishers) 200 pages 22 cm hb, frontis, maps, dj, [1965]. Descriptive. Church. Religion. Missionaries. Jean-Baptiste Labat. Caribbean area. A biography. BL, Com, LOC, My.A, My.R.

 

YOUNG, Everild, and Kjeld HELWEG-LARSEN - Rogues and Raiders of the Caribbean and the South Sea. (London: Jarrolds Publishers) 240 pages 22 cm hb, 48 photos, dj, 1959. Piracy. Buccaneering. Rogues. Raiders. Cuba. Jamaica. Venezuela. Panama. Peru. Chile. BL, LOC.

 

YOUNG, Filson – [See: ABF Young]

 

YOUNG, George - [British colonial administrator (1837-?); commissioner to BG in 1870. See: "Commissioners Appointed to Enquire . . ." RES.]

 

YOUNG, George - [British physician and botanist (?-1803); surgeon to the forces; director of the St Vincent Botanical Garden. See: J Ellis, "Some Additional Observations . . ."]

 

YOUNG, Kate, and Marcia RIVERA QUINTERO, comp - Women and Social Production in the Caribbean. Seminar, San Juan, Puerto Rico, June 23-July 24, 1980. Final Report. (Río Piedras: Centro de Estudios de la Realidad Puertoriquena) 143 pages 24 cm, 1982. Economics. Production. Sociology. Gender studies. Women. Caribbean area. A collection of conference papers. Gos.

 

YOUNG, M de – [See: DE YOUNG]

 

YOUNG, Magdalena – [Missionary to Belize. See: H Temple.]

 

YOUNG, Matthew French – Guyana, the Lost El Dorado: A Report on my Work and Life Experiences in Guyana, 1925-1980. (Leeds: Peepal Tree) 303 pages 21 cm, ills, 1 map, 1998. Descriptive. Wildlife. Conservation. Guyana. An autobiography. Author (1905-1996). LOC.

 

YOUNG, R - Survey of Prominent Animal and Plant Species on the Island of Nevis and Selected Areas of St Kitts. (Quebec: Vanier College) 1988. Environment. Flora. Fauna. Zoology. Botany. Nevis. St Kitts.

 

[YOUNG, Robert] - An Account of the Loss of His Majesty's Ship "Deal Castle." Commanded by Capt James Hawkins off the Island of Porto Rico, during the Hurricane in the West Indies in the Year 1780. (London: Printed by J Murray) vi,46,2 pages 20 cm 8vo pamph, 1787. Disasters. Shipwrecks. Hurricanes. Meteorology. Naval. Admiralty. Royal Navy. HMS Deal Castle. Puerto Rico. Exceptionally scarce. BL, LOC, Sab 30953, 64400, 106094.

 

YOUNG, Robert - An Essay on Dancing, Addressed, in the Form of a Letter to the Wesleyan Societies in the Island of Jamaica. (St Jago de la Vega: Printed by Alexander Aikman) 25 pages 8vo pamph, 1825. Church. Religion. Methodists. Dancing. Jamaica. Rare. Sab 106095.

 

YOUNG, Robert - A View of Slavery in Connection With Christianity: Being the Substance of a Discourse Delivered in the Wesleyan Chapel, Stoney Hill, Jamaica, September 19, 1824. With an Appendix Containing the Resolution of the Missionaries in that Connection, September 6, 1824. (St Jago de la Vega: Printed by A Aikman Jun) pamph, 1824 1st ed; (London: Reprinted for Smith, Elder & Co) 41 pages 8vo pamph, 1825. Church. Religion. Methodists. Slavery. Caribbean area. Urges the slaves not to attempt to secure freedom by unlawful means. 1st edition rare, 2nd edition very scarce. BL, Cu.J, GL, Rag, Sab 106096.

 

YOUNG, Robert - [British Methodist missionary (1796-1865); served in Jamaica.]

 

YOUNG, Thomas - Narrative of a Residence on the Mosquito Shore, during the Years 1839, 1840 & 1841 with an Account of Truxillo and the Adjacent Islands of Bonacca and Roatan. By Thomas Young of the Central American Land Company. (London: Smith, Elder & Co) iv,172 pages 20 cm 8vo, 3 lithograph plates, 1842 1st ed; (ibidem) iv,172 pages 21 cm, 1847 2nd ed. Descriptive. International relations. Abortive colonies. Central American Land Co. Truxillo. Bonacca. Roatan. Mosquito coast. Belize. Includes some descriptive comment on Belize and on the relationship of Belize to the British establishments on the Bay Islands and the Mosquito coast. 1st edition very scarce; 2nd edition scarce. BL, Cu.W, LOC, Woo.

 

YOUNG, Virginia Heyer - Becoming West Indian: Culture, Self, and Nation in St Vincent. (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution P) x,229 pages 24 cm hb, 6 tables, ills, 4 maps, biblio, index, dj, [ca 1993]. Sociology. Culture. Identity. St Vincent. Demonstrates how the rural village has projected itself in St Vincent’s emerging national identity. By a US ethnographer. BL, LOC, Whi.

 

[YOUNG, WA] - The History of North and South America, Containing an Account of the First Discoveries of the New World, the Customs, Genius, and Persons of the Original Inhabitants . . With an Account of the West Indies and the American Islands. To Which Is Added, an Impartial Inquiry into the Present American Disputes. (London: Printed for J Whitaker) 2 vols, 276+280 pages 12mo, 1776. History. North America. South America. Caribbean area. Includes the WI at Vol 2. Content of little value. Originally issued in 16 parts. Very scarce. BL, LOC, Rag, Sab 32147, 106120.

 

YOUNG, WA - The History of North and South America, with an Account of the West Indies and American Islands: To which is prefixed a candid an[d] impartial Enquiry into the Present Disputes. (London: Printed for W Lane, no 33, Leadenhall-Street, T Axtell, Royal-Exchange, and G Corrall, Catherine-Street, Strand) 2 vols, 276+280 pages 24mo, 1776. History. North America. South America. Caribbean area. Includes the WI. The same as the Whitaker edition above, with only minor changes in the preliminary pages. Very scarce. LOC, Sab 106121.

 

[YOUNG, William] - Considerations which May Tend to Promote the Settlement of our New West-India Colonies, by Encouraging Individuals to Embark in the Undertaking . . . (London: Printed for James Robson) 49 pages 21 cm 8vo pamph, 1764. Colonial administration. Immigration. Grenada. Dominica. St Lucia. St Vincent. Tobago. Urges settlement of the newly ceded islands by persons already resident in the WI. This pamphlet was influential in his appointment to the Commission for the Sale of Lands. Very scarce. BL, Cu.W, Ha.S, LOC, My.R, Rag, Sab 106125.

 

[YOUNG, William] - A New System of Fortification, Constructed of Standing Timber, Etc. Or the Sentiments of a West-India Savage on the Art of War . . . Solely Meant to Prevent the Present Cruel Intended General Massacre of the Present Natives of St Vincent. (London: J Millan) ii,18 pages 8vo pamph, 1 plate, 1770. Colonial administration. Fortifications. Black Caribs. St Vincent. Exceptionally scarce. BL.

 

[YOUNG, William] - Some Observations; which May Contribute to Afford a Just Idea of the Nature, Importance, and Settlement, of our New West India Colonies. (London) 53 pages 21 cm 8vo pamph, 1764. Colonial administration. Immigration. Grenada. Dominica. St Vincent. Tobago. The newly ceded islands of 1762. A 2nd edition of his "Considerations which May Tend . . ." Very scarce. BL, Ha.S, LOC, My.R, Sab 106126.

 

YOUNG, William - [British colonial administrator (1725-1788); inherited sugar plantations in Antigua from his father; appointed First Commissioner for the Sale of Lands in the Newly Ceded Islands in 1764; resigned from the Commission in 1773; appointed lieutenant-governor of Dominica in 1768 and governor 1770-73; knighted and commissioned as vice-admiral; died at his estate in St Vincent in 1788; a prime force behind the publication of the ‘West India Atlas’ in 1775 and the object of its dedication; father of Sir William Young, the younger. See: “Commission for the Sale of Land . . .”]

 

YOUNG, William (the younger) - An Account of the Black Charaibs [sic] in the Island of St Vincent's with the Charaib Treaty of 1773 and other original documents: Compiled from the papers of the late Sir William Young, Bart. (London: Printed for J Sewell) 125 pages 8vo, 1795 1st ed; (London: Frank Cass, Library of WI Studies, No 18) 125 pages 21 cm hb, dj, 1971 facs ed. Colonial administration. Black Carib War. St Vincent. An interesting account, unsympathetic to the Black Caribs, arguing for their removal from St Vincent, which was eventually done, with many being transported to Roatan and from there to Belize. Written from his father’s notes. See also G Davidson. 1st edition very scarce. BL, Bow, Com, Gos, LOC, My.A, Rag, RES, Sab 106124, Woo.

 

YOUNG, William (the younger) - Prospectus on Proposal for the Institution of an Agricultural Society in Tobago. (sl, [St Georges, Grenada]) pamph, [1807]. Agriculture. Agricultural policy. Tobago. A laudable attempt to introduce improved methods. Rare. Rag.

 

YOUNG, William (the younger) - The Speech of Sir William Young, Bart, Delivered in Parliament on Mr Wilberforce's Motion . . . for the Second Reading of the Bill for the Abolition of the Slave Trade, April 19, 1791. (London: Printed for John Stockdale) 63 pages 8vo pamph, 1791 1st ed; (ibidem) 1805. Colonial administration. Slavery. Slave trade. Caribbean area. A speech. Claims that abolition would result in butchery of the slaves in internal wars in Africa. 1st edition rare; 2nd edition exceptionally scarce. BL, GL, Rag, Sab 106127.

 

[YOUNG, William] (the younger) - Tobago. The Governor's Speech to the Two Houses of the Legislature on Opening the Sessions, July 9, 1811. (sl, [Scarborough]) pamph, [1811]. Colonial administration. Tobago. A speech. Rare. Rag.

 

[YOUNG, William] (the younger) - Tobago. The Governor's Speech to the Two Houses of the Legislature on Opening the Sessions, September 4, 1810. (sl, [Scarborough]) pamph, [1810]. Colonial administration. Tobago. A speech. Rare. Rag.

 

[YOUNG, William] (the younger) - Tobago. The Governor's Speech to the Two Houses of the Legislature on Opening the Sessions, Tuesday April 12, 1814. (sl, [Scarborough]) pamph, [1814]. Colonial administration. Tobago. A speech. For the reply see "To His Excellency . . ." Rare. Rag.

 

YOUNG, William (the younger) - A Tour through the Several Islands of Barbados, St Vincent, Antigua, Tobago and Grenada in the Years 1791 and 1792. (London: Stockdale) [259]-301 pages, 1801 1st ed; (Philadelphia) [243]-276 pages 22 cm, 1806. Descriptive. Barbados. St Vincent. Antigua. Tobago. Grenada. Also published in B Edwards, "An Historical Survey." Both issues very scarce. BL, LOC, Sab 106128.

 

YOUNG, William (the younger) - The West-India Common-Place Book: Compiled from Parliamentary and Official Documents, Shewing the Interest of Great Britain in its Sugar Colonies. (London: Printed for R Phillips for R McMallian) xxi,256 pages 27x22 cm 4to, 2 folding tables, 2 folding maps, 1807. Colonial administration. Economics. Trade. Caribbean area. A reference work. Statistical material on commerce and trade, on slaves imported into the WI, the distress of the planters and the problem of Caribbean defence. Replied to by W Spence. Very scarce. Bar, BL, Cu.W, Gos, Han, My.R, Rag, RES, Sab 106128.

 

YOUNG, William (the younger) - [British colonial administrator (1749-1815); son of Sir William Young; prominent planter of Antigua; British MP from 1784; colonial agent for St Vincent, 1792-1895; governor of Tobago where he died in office, 1807-15. See: "To His Excellency Sir William Young . . ." DNB.]

 

YOUNG, William AG – [British colonial administrator in BG. See: W Russell.]

 

YOUNG, William Douglas - Notes on Dominica and Hints to Intending Settlers. (Bridgetown: Advocate Co) 34,xix pages pamph, 6 plates, 1909 rev ed. Descriptive. Dominica. A guidebook for settlers. Distributed to hotels and waiting rooms in the UK to stimulate interest in and emigration. Originally written by HHJ Bell. By a British colonial administrator (1859-1943); chief clerk in BG, 1889; colonial secretary in TCI, 1901; administrator of Dominica, 1905-13; administrator of St Lucia, 1913-14. Scarce. My.D, My.R.

 

The Young Attorney. (Mona: Norman Manley Law School) 72 pages pamph, 1990. Law. Legal profession. Attorneys. Caribbean area. A post-graduate textbook.

 

The Young Logicians; or Schoolboy Conceptions of Rights and Wrongs. With a particular reference to "Six Months in the West Indies." (Birmingham: B Hudson) 2 vols, 12mo, 1827-28. Colonial administration. Slavery. Caribbean area. Ridicules HN Coleridge's superficiality and his dogmatic assertions. Very scarce. BL, GL, Rag.

 

The Young Unemployed: A Caribbean Development Problem. Report of a Caribbean Symposium on Employment Strategies and Programmes, 1975. (London: Commonwealth Secretariat) 112 pages, 1976. Economics. Industrial relations. Sociology. Unemployment. Caribbean area. Car, W&D.

 

YOUNGBLOOD, Jack, and Robert Lowell MOORE - The Devil to Pay: The Story of an American Soldier of Fortune in Castro’s Revolution. (New York: Coward-McCann) 320 pages 22 cm hb, ills, 1 map, [1961]; (London: Anthony Gibbs & Phillips) 256 pages 8vo, 1961; (London: Hamilton & Co, Panther Books, No 1346) 237 pages 8vo, 1962; (Encampment, WY: Affiliated Writers of America) 415 pages, 1991. Politics. Cuba. The experiences of Youngblood as an aviator and gunrunner in Castro’s Revolution. BL, Bow, Chi, LOC.

 

YOUNGMAN, EP - Mining Laws of Surinam, Dutch Guiana. (Washington, DC: US Dep’t of Commerce, Bureau of Mines, Information Circular No 6717) 14 pages pamph, 1933. Law. Mining. Suriname. An official government publication. Scarce. Bro, Com.

 

Your Child and You: A Guide for the Jamaican Parent. (Kingston: Kingston Publishers/Colgate-Palmolive Ltd) 107 pages, ills, 1979. Law. Young persons. Children. Jamaica. New.

 

Your Virgin Islands: Semi Centennial Observing 50 Years under the American Flag. (sl [Charlotte Amalie]: sn) 48 pages 30 cm pamph, ills, [ca 1997]. Descriptive. St Croix. St Thomas. St John. United States Virgin Islands. LOC.

 

Youth and Development in the Caribbean: Commonwealth Caribbean Regional Youth Seminar, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad, August 1970. Report. (London: Commonwealth Secretariat) 257 pages, 1970. Social welfare. Young persons. Caribbean area. A technical assistance report. Gos, W&D.

 

Youth, Drugs, and Morality: Report of the Proceedings of the Second Youth Conference Held at Government Conference Center, August 11-12, 1988. (Kingston: Bustamante Institute of Public and International Affairs) 1988. Sociology. Crime. Young persons. Cannabis. Marijuana. Ganja. Jamaica.

 

YUENGLING, David G, ed - Highlights in the Debates in the Spanish Chamber of Deputies Relative to the Abandonment of Santo Domingo. (Washington, DC: Murray & Heister) xi,181 pages 24 cm, 1941. Colonial administration. International relations. Spain. Dominican Republic. A collection of debates from the period 1833-1869. Bay, BL, Lag, LOC.

 

YUENGLING, David G, ed - The Spanish Annexation of the Dominican Republic. (Pottsville, Pa) 1940. History. Colonial administration. Dominican Republic. Scarce. Bay, Tra.

 

YUNCKER, Truman George - The Piperaceae of Jamaica. (Kingston: IOJ) 56 pages 23 cm, biblio, index, 1960. Botany. Piperaceae. Jamaica. LOC, Will.

 

YUNCKER, Truman George - Revision of the North American and West Indian Species of Cuscuta, with Thirteen Plates. (Urbana: Illinois UP) 141 pages 28 cm, 13 plates, [ca 1921]. Botany. Cuscuta. Caribbean area. Originally presented in 1919 as his PhD thesis at the U of Illinois. BL, LOC.

 

YUNCKER, Truman George - [US botanist (1891-1964). LOC.]

 

YURCHENCO, Henrietta - Hablamos! Puerto Ricans Speak. (New York: Praeger Publishers) 136 pages 25 cm, ills, [1971]. Descriptive. Puerto Rico. A collection of interviews with 15 atypical individuals: an octogenarian, an elderly Santero, a herb doctor, a self-proclaimed witch, a cult leader, a former secretary of labour, a Brazilian dissident priest, an intellectual. Not surprisingly, the work consequently fails to meet the author’s stated objective of helping the reader to understand the people. Gos, LOC, Viv.

 


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