❮BOOKS❯ ⚣ White Fury: A Jamaican Slaveholder and the Age of Revolution Author Christer Petley – Bluevapours.co.uk The sugar planter Simon Taylor who claimed ownership of overenslaved people in Jamaica at the point of his death inwas one of the wealthiest slaveholders ever to have lived in the British empireSlaver The sugar planter Simon Taylor A Jamaican PDF ✓ who claimed ownership of overenslaved people in Jamaica at the point of his death inwas one of the wealthiest slaveholders ever to have lived in the British empireSlavery was central to the eighteenth century empire Between the White Fury: eBook µ seventeenth and the nineteenth centuries hundreds of thousands of enslaved people were brought from Africa to the Caribbean to toil and die within the brutal slave regime of the region most of them destined for a life of labour on large sugar plantations Fury: A Jamaican PDF Ì Their forced labour provided the basis for the immense fortunes of plantation owners like Taylor it also produced wealth that poured into Britain However a tumultuous period that saw the American French and Haitian Revolutions as well as the rise of the abolitionist Fury: A Jamaican Slaveholder and Kindle - movement witnessed new attacks on slavery and challenged the power of a once confident slaveholder eliteIn White Fury Christer Petley uses Taylor s rich and expressive letters to allow us an intimate glimpse into the aspirations and frustrations of a wealthy and powerful British slaveholder during the Age of Revolution The letters provide a fascinating insight into Fury: A Jamaican Slaveholder and Kindle - the merciless machinery and unpredictable hazards of the Jamaican plantation world into the ambitions of planters who used the great wealth they extracted from Jamaica to join the ranks of the British elite and into the impact of wars revolutions and fierce political struggles that led eventually to the reform of the exploitative slave system that Taylor had helped buildand which he defended right up until the last weak scratches of his pen.
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- 320 pages
- White Fury: A Jamaican Slaveholder and the Age of Revolution
- Christer Petley
- 18 February 2016 Christer Petley