The Caribbean Slave: A Biological History (Studies in Environment and History)

By: Kiple, Kenneth F.

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0521268745 274 pages. Index. Extensive footnotes. "Kiple's detailed examination of diet, disease, and demography in the Caribbean and West Africa raises significant issues for all concerned with the history of medicine, slavery, and European overseas expansion." - from dust jacket. Above-average wear to dust jacket which is now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. Minimal markings to contents. Book would be graded as Good if not for moisture damage affecting upper portion of back half of book. All text legible. No odour detected. Not pretty but a worthy reference copy of this informative work.

Title: The Caribbean Slave: A Biological History (Studies in Environment and History)

Author Name: Kiple, Kenneth F.

Categories: Medicine, History, Africa,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: U.S.A., Cambridge University Press: 1984

ISBN Number: 0521268745

ISBN Number 13: 9780521268745

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair

Jacket Condition: Fair

Seller ID: 241G2919

Keywords: The Caribbean Slave: A Biological History (Studies in Environment and History) Blacks Diseases West Indies History Caribbean Area Nutrition Slavery,