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The Jamaica movement for promoting the enforcement of the slave-trade treaties, and the suppression of the slave-trade; with statements of fact, convention, and law. by David Turnbull

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Published by C. Gilpin in London .
Written in English


  • Slave trade

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Edition Notes

StatementPrepared at the request of the Kingston Committee.
LC ClassificationsHT993 .T8
The Physical Object
Pagination430 p.
Number of Pages430
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6081735M
LC Control Number50041811

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