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Published: 29 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374961-051
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7496-1
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-089
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
Published: 13 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374367-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
Published: 29 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374961-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7496-1
... world’s second largest producer of cocoa and enjoys the status of a newly minted oil-producing nation that invokes promise and the potential loss of hope, especially for the rural poor. The introduction also provides contextual guideposts to the six chronologically arranged sections that emphasize...
Published: 13 May 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
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By Alexis Pauline Gumbs
Published: 01 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007081-023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0708-1
... from cocoa or bush i mean whatever they actually had in the yard and the yard still was not in India. what do you think they thought about the covetous hair of the indio and coolie by the way. how much do you think they thought about the meanings of their wants until they became cannot haves and cannot...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-122
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... immigrants in New York City felt for their Caribbean homeland. In a precise and economical style McKay captures the contrasting landscapes of New York and Jamaica and the sadness that reminiscences of home conjure for the immigrant. Bananas ripe and green, and ginger- root, Cocoa in pods and alligator pears...
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-041
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
... mother s house An honest old woman, As soon as she saw me, she said: He pleases me very much We drank hot cocoa with cashews Is it all over, little birds in the woods? Better forget it, it s much too painful For ever since that day my two feet are in chains Furniture was ready, nice sleigh bed Wicker...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-077
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... sight of Oahu, the island of my birth, with its rugged mountains, cocoa-nut groves, little villages, and, last of all, the beautiful harbor of Honolulu. Many years had rolled away since I had left it, then a mere boy. As we neared the land, a small schooner passed us, and her captain, standing upon her...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-018
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... for export. Indigo was another relatively easy, foolproof commodity that fetched a good price. Cocoa production offered alluring prospects to the first English planters, particularly since they could take over the existing Spanish cacao groves. But it required a considerable investment of labour...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-045
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... extensive sugar cultivation (Michael Anthony, Towns and Villages of Trinidad and Tobago [Port of Spain: Circle Press, 1988], p. 65). 2. Tabaquite is located in central Trinidad. During the 1920s its primary economic pursuits were cocoa cultivation and oil mining (Anthony, Towns and Villages, p. 314...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-164
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
..., Grants Town, on Sunday last the 10th. inst. during which he preached to the congregation regarding his treatment at Cocoa-Nut Grove Miami, Fla. He stated that he was arrested by men in automobiles (six cars in all), was handcuffed, blindfolded and a [gag?] placed in this mouth and was then...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-165
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... Cocoa-Nut Grove Miami, Fla. He stated that he was arrested by men in automobiles (six cars in all), was handcuffed, blindfolded and a [gag?] placed in this mouth and was then driven away for a distance of [15?] miles. After a rope had been placed around his neck and a revolver pressed...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-073
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... Girl of Black Complexion. Miss Mahogany A Jamaican Girl of Cocoa- Brown Complexion. Miss Satinwood A Jamaican Girl of Coffee- and- Milk Complexion. Miss Golden Apple A Jamaican Girl of Peaches- and- Cream Complexion. Miss Apple Blossom A Jamaican Girl of European Parentage. Miss Pomegranate A...
Published: 13 September 2019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0529-2
... I myself was nine. I offer it to the book and to you, my reader, as a sweet token of thanks and appreciation. Josie Osbourne s Fudge Cake Sift together in a large bowl: 2 cups sugar 2 cups flour Mix in a saucepan: 2 sticks butter 4 T cocoa 1 cup water Bring to a boil and pour over flour and sugar...
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-065
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
... black men, disdained and mistreated? What are we? If that s a question, I ll answer you: well, we are this coun- try and it is nothing without us, nothing at all. Who plants, who waters, who harvests? Coffee, cotton, rice, sugarcane, cocoa, corn, plantains, provi- sions, and all the fruits if not us...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... Trelawny Town and the Cockpits, to the amount of fifteen hundred acres, bearing north- west from the said Trelawny Town. Fourth, That they shall have liberty to plant the said lands with coffee, cocoa, ginger, tobacco, and cotton, and to breed cattle, hogs, goats, or any other stock, and dispose of the...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-042
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... before dressing them; but Capt. Dillon sentence me and Adam Brown to lock up in the dungeon at Knapdale for ten days and nights; place was cold and damp, and quite dark a little bit of a cell, hardly big enough for me to lie full length; them give me a pint of water and two little cocoa or plantain a...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-086
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... posed close together for the photographer. In the image Reid gently places a record on the turntable to underline his preeminence as a sound system operator with one of the best record col- lections in the island. Photographer unknown, c. 1950s. From the cover of the album Hog in a Cocoa by the...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-046
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
.... During the 1920s its primary economic pursuits were cocoa cultivation and oil mining (Anthony, Towns and Villages, p. 314). General James Willcocks, Governor, Bermuda, to Viscount Milner, Secretary of State, Colonial Office...