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Mervyn
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Roots of Jamaican Culture
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London
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Pluto
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1988
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Arbell
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Mordehay
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The Portuguese Jews of Jamaica
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Kingston
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Canoe Press
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2000
.
Besson
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Jean
.
Martha Brae’s Two Histories: European Expansion and Caribbean Culture-Building in Jamaica
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Chapel Hill
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University of North Carolina Press
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2002
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Black
,
Clinton V.
.
The History of Jamaica
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London
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Collins Educational
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1983
.
Cooper
,
Carolyn
.
Noises in the Blood: Orality, Gender and the “Vulgar” Body of Jamaican Popular Culture
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London
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Macmillan Caribbean
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.
Craton
,
Michael
, and
Walvin
James
.
A Jamaican Plantation: The History of Worthy Park, 1670–1970
.
London
:
W. H. Allen
,
1970
.
Delle
,
James A.
.,
Hauser
Mark W.
, and
Armstrong
Douglas V.
.
Out of Many, One People: The Historical Archaeology of Colonial Jamaica
.
Tuscaloosa
:
University of Alabama Press
,
2011
.
Higman
,
B. W.
Jamaican Food: History, Biology, Culture
.
Kingston
:
University of the West Indies Press
,
2008
.
Lalla
,
Barbara
, and
D’Costa
Jean
, eds.
Language in Exile: Three Hundred Years of Jamaican Creole
.
Tuscaloosa
:
University of Alabama Press
,
1990
.
Page
,
Le
Brock
Robert R. B.
, and
De Camp
D.
.
Jamaican Creole: An Historical Introduction to Jamaican Creole
.
London
:
Macmillan
;
New York
:
St. Martin’s
,
1960
.
Lewin
,
Olive
.
Rock It Come Over: The Folk Music of Jamaica
.
Kingston
:
University of the West Indies Press
,
2000
.
Marshall
,
Emily Zobel
.
Anansi’s Journey: A Story of Jamaican Cultural Resistance
.
Kingston
:
University of the West Indies Press
,
2012
.
Stewart
,
Dianne M.
.
Three Eyes for the Journey: African Dimensions of the Jamaican Religious Experience
.
Oxford
:
Oxford University Press
,
2005
.
Part I: Becoming Jamaica
Allsworth-Jones
,
P.
.
Pre-Columbian Jamaica: Caribbean Archaeology and Ethnohistory
.
Tuscaloosa
:
University of Alabama Press
,
2008
.
Atkinson
,
Lesley-Gail
.
The Earliest Inhabitants: The Dynamics of the Jamaican Taíno
.
Kingston
:
University of the West Indies Press
,
2006
.
Hughes
,
Ben
, and
Dungan
T. D.
.
Apocalypse 1692: Empire, Slavery, and the Great Port Royal Earthquake
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Yardley, PA
:
Westholme
,
2017
.
Morales Padrón
,
Francisco
.
Spanish Jamaica
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Bryan
Patrick
.
Kingston
:
Ian Randle
,
2003
.
Pawson
,
Michael
, and
Buisseret
David
.
Port Royal, Jamaica
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Kingston
:
University of the West Indies Press
,
2000
.
Pestana
,
Carla Gardina
.
The English Conquest of Jamaica: Oliver Cromwell’s Bid for Empire
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Cambridge, MA
:
Belknap Press of Harvard University Press
,
2017
.
Wheat
,
David
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University of North Carolina Press
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2016
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Wilson
,
Samuel M.
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Part II: From English Conquest to Slave Society
Amussen
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Susan Dwyer
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University of North Carolina Press
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2007
.
Bilby
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Kenneth M.
.
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University Press of Florida
,
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.
Brown
,
Vincent
.
Tacky’s Revolt: The Story of an Atlantic Slave War
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Harvard University Press
,
2020
.
Burnard
,
Trevor G.
., and
Garrigus
John
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The Plantation Machine: Atlantic Capitalism in French Saint-Domingue and British Jamaica
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,
2016
.
Dunn
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Richard S.
.
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.
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., and
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.

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General Works
Alleyne
,
Mervyn
.
Roots of Jamaican Culture
.
London
:
Pluto
,
1988
.
Arbell
,
Mordehay
.
The Portuguese Jews of Jamaica
.
Kingston
:
Canoe Press
,
2000
.
Besson
,
Jean
.
Martha Brae’s Two Histories: European Expansion and Caribbean Culture-Building in Jamaica
.
Chapel Hill
:
University of North Carolina Press
,
2002
.
Black
,
Clinton V.
.
The History of Jamaica
.
London
:
Collins Educational
,
1983
.
Cooper
,
Carolyn
.
Noises in the Blood: Orality, Gender and the “Vulgar” Body of Jamaican Popular Culture
.
London
:
Macmillan Caribbean
,
1993
.
Craton
,
Michael
, and
Walvin
James
.
A Jamaican Plantation: The History of Worthy Park, 1670–1970
.
London
:
W. H. Allen
,
1970
.
Delle
,
James A.
.,
Hauser
Mark W.
, and
Armstrong
Douglas V.
.
Out of Many, One People: The Historical Archaeology of Colonial Jamaica
.
Tuscaloosa
:
University of Alabama Press
,
2011
.
Higman
,
B. W.
Jamaican Food: History, Biology, Culture
.
Kingston
:
University of the West Indies Press
,
2008
.
Lalla
,
Barbara
, and
D’Costa
Jean
, eds.
Language in Exile: Three Hundred Years of Jamaican Creole
.
Tuscaloosa
:
University of Alabama Press
,
1990
.
Page
,
Le
Brock
Robert R. B.
, and
De Camp
D.
.
Jamaican Creole: An Historical Introduction to Jamaican Creole
.
London
:
Macmillan
;
New York
:
St. Martin’s
,
1960
.
Lewin
,
Olive
.
Rock It Come Over: The Folk Music of Jamaica
.
Kingston
:
University of the West Indies Press
,
2000
.
Marshall
,
Emily Zobel
.
Anansi’s Journey: A Story of Jamaican Cultural Resistance
.
Kingston
:
University of the West Indies Press
,
2012
.
Stewart
,
Dianne M.
.
Three Eyes for the Journey: African Dimensions of the Jamaican Religious Experience
.
Oxford
:
Oxford University Press
,
2005
.
Part I: Becoming Jamaica
Allsworth-Jones
,
P.
.
Pre-Columbian Jamaica: Caribbean Archaeology and Ethnohistory
.
Tuscaloosa
:
University of Alabama Press
,
2008
.
Atkinson
,
Lesley-Gail
.
The Earliest Inhabitants: The Dynamics of the Jamaican Taíno
.
Kingston
:
University of the West Indies Press
,
2006
.
Hughes
,
Ben
, and
Dungan
T. D.
.
Apocalypse 1692: Empire, Slavery, and the Great Port Royal Earthquake
.
Yardley, PA
:
Westholme
,
2017
.
Morales Padrón
,
Francisco
.
Spanish Jamaica
. Translated by
Bryan
Patrick
.
Kingston
:
Ian Randle
,
2003
.
Pawson
,
Michael
, and
Buisseret
David
.
Port Royal, Jamaica
. Rev. ed.
Kingston
:
University of the West Indies Press
,
2000
.
Pestana
,
Carla Gardina
.
The English Conquest of Jamaica: Oliver Cromwell’s Bid for Empire
.
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:
Belknap Press of Harvard University Press
,
2017
.
Wheat
,
David
.
Atlantic Africa and the Spanish Caribbean, 1570–1640
.
Chapel Hill
:
University of North Carolina Press
,
2016
.
Wilson
,
Samuel M.
.
The Archaeology of the Caribbean
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Cambridge University Press
,
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.
Part II: From English Conquest to Slave Society
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,
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.
Caribbean Exchanges: Slavery and the Transformation of English Society, 1640–1700
.
Chapel Hill
:
University of North Carolina Press
,
2007
.
Bilby
,
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.
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.
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:
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,
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.
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,
Vincent
.
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:
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,
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.
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,
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., and
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John
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.
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:
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,
2016
.
Dunn
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