It helps, of course, that Kerr-Ritchie is largely successful in his effort to draw together the history and historiographies of abolitionism and the black experience in the British West Indies
, the United States, and British Canada.
In October 1915, the formation of the British West Indies
Regiment as an infantry unit was formally announced and over 15,000 men were eventually recruited, all volunteers.
The first four chapters lay out the background of Chinese emigration to the British West Indies
and the evolution of the communities in Jamaica, Trinidad, and Guyana.
Initially, Brown targeted Caribbean and Latin American airlines, including British West Indies
Colonizing Paradise: Landscape and Empire in the British West Indies
Ledgister delves into selected aspects of British and Caribbean historiography to compare and assess the development and evolution of Creole nationalism in the British West Indies
Spice Bay is a special home with a tropical feel, built in the British West Indies
style of architecture.
Their topics include the survival of slavery in Australia in the 20th century, legal and historical perspectives on slavery in Goa, historical representation and recording of child slaves on the sugar plantations of the British West Indies
, and whether Aphra Behn's Oroonoko is an abolitionist or sympathist text.
In no small measure because of Drescher's previous scholarship, particularly his frontal assault on the influential economic interpretation of British antislavery by Eric Williams, the notion that slavery in the British West Indies
had suffered a kind of market death no longer holds sway.
A British West Indies
Airways (BWIA) aircraft ran off the runway at Miami International Airport, USA on 1 January.