The Lawless Caymanas : A Story of Slavery and Freedom

By: Kieran, Brian L.

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Crisp, beautiful book which appears unread. Pristine inside and out and jacket covered with brand new mylar. Measures 8-1/4"x11-1/4" and has 189 pages. Beautifully designed with map endpapers front and back. Illustrated handsomely with color photos, historic black and white photos, color art and facsimile documents. Traces the history of the Detachment of the Second West India Regiment which was known by some factions (whom the government labeled lawless) as "African barbarians." But the regiment performed well at its job of keepign the peace should the Masters rise up in revolt against the Proclamation of the Freedom of the Slaves May 2, 1835.

Title: The Lawless Caymanas : A Story of Slavery and Freedom

Author Name: Kieran, Brian L.

Categories: Military,

Publisher: Cayman Islands, Self-published: 1992

ISBN Number: 9768012919

ISBN Number 13: 9789768012913

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Size: 4to - over 9¾

Seller ID: 25253

Keywords: Cayman Islands History. The West Indies Regiment. Caylamn Islands Slavery.