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sound of maroons

Howard Biggs

sound of maroons

the story of life-saving services on the Kent and Sussex coasts

by Howard Biggs

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Published by Dalton in Lavenham [Eng.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kent (England),
  • Sussex (England),
  • England,
  • Kent,
  • Sussex
    • Subjects:
    • Lifeboat service -- England -- Kent -- History.,
    • Lifeboat service -- England -- Sussex -- History.,
    • Kent (England) -- History.,
    • Sussex (England) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Howard Biggs.
      SeriesTerrence Dalton lifeboat book
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsVK1359 .B54
      The Physical Object
      Pagination170 p. :
      Number of Pages170
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4280529M
      ISBN 100900963832
      LC Control Number78306609

        This is an interesting story, but seems based on speculation, with little evidence to support his theory. Why no photographs of those cabin foundations, for example? No doubt maroons did live there, as were reported to be in other swamps throughout the South, but those tiny artifacts found in the Great Dismal sound most like Native American. Buy a cheap copy of Freedom on the Border: The Seminole book by Kevin Mulroy. In the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, black runaways braved an escape from slavery in an unprecedented alliance with Seminole Indians in Florida. Free shipping over $ In hemispheric context, the early Maroon communities of Jamaica -- those formed in the 17(th) century, during the late Spanish and early British periods -- were hardly unique. But those that made treaties with the British crown in Jamaica in were destined for special fame (or infamy, depending on the perspective). Though hugely outnumbered and poorly equipped, they launched a highly.


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