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The Resource Sweet water and bitter : the ships that stopped the slave trade, Siân Rees

Sweet water and bitter : the ships that stopped the slave trade, Siân Rees

Label
Sweet water and bitter : the ships that stopped the slave trade
Title
Sweet water and bitter
Title remainder
the ships that stopped the slave trade
Statement of responsibility
Siân Rees
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The little-known story of the Royal Navy squadron that patrolled the African coast for fifty years, capturing vessels and emancipating slaves
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rees, Siân
Dewey number
326.80941
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HT1332
LC item number
.R44 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • Freedmen
  • Slave trade
  • Slavery
  • Slaves
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Freedmen
  • Slave trade
  • Slavery
  • Slaves
  • Africa, West
  • Great Britain
Label
Sweet water and bitter : the ships that stopped the slave trade, Siân Rees
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Black bounty -- Unlawful force -- False papers and mongrel vessels -- Bad blood -- The Fever, the Deys and the Ashanti -- Two captains -- Two lieutenants -- A costly grave -- Cuban customs, Brazilian Buccaneers -- Black jokes and high jinks -- The first great blows -- Willing promoters and partial remedies -- Blockade -- Commerce, Christianity and civilisation -- Palaver and presents -- Habits not ornamental to the navy -- Persevering offenders -- To an end, immediately and forever
Control code
715155318
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 340 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781611680171
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)715155318
Label
Sweet water and bitter : the ships that stopped the slave trade, Siân Rees
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Black bounty -- Unlawful force -- False papers and mongrel vessels -- Bad blood -- The Fever, the Deys and the Ashanti -- Two captains -- Two lieutenants -- A costly grave -- Cuban customs, Brazilian Buccaneers -- Black jokes and high jinks -- The first great blows -- Willing promoters and partial remedies -- Blockade -- Commerce, Christianity and civilisation -- Palaver and presents -- Habits not ornamental to the navy -- Persevering offenders -- To an end, immediately and forever
Control code
715155318
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 340 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781611680171
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)715155318

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