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Language of Dress

Resistance and Accommodation in Jamaica 1750-1890

by Steeve O. Buckridge

  • 158 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by University of West Indies Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • Costume,
  • Slavery & emancipation,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Africa - General,
  • History,
  • Sociology,
  • History: World,
  • Jamaica,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Caribbean & West Indies - General,
  • Clothing,
  • Clothing and dress,
  • Political aspects,
  • Women, Black

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9190572M
    ISBN 109766401438
    ISBN 109789766401436

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