Scotland, the Caribbean and the Atlantic World, 1750-1820

by

Write The First Customer Review

This is the first book wholly devoted to assessing the array of links between Scotland and the Caribbean in the later eighteenth century. It uses a wide range of archival sources to paint a detailed picture of the lives of thousands of Scots who sought fortunes and opportunities, as Burns wrote, 'across th' Atlantic roar'. It outlines the range of their occupations as planters, merchants, slave owners, doctors, overseers, and politicians, and shows how Caribbean connections affected Scottish society during the period of ...

Scotland, the Caribbean and the Atlantic World, 1750-1820 2010, Manchester University Press, Manchester

ISBN-13: 9780719071836

Paperback

Select
Scotland, the Caribbean and the Atlantic World, 1750-1820 2005, Manchester University Press

ISBN-13: 9780719071829

Hardcover

Select