Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 September 2010

264 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719071836

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Scotland, the Caribbean and the Atlantic World, 1750-1820

Douglas Hamilton

Published by Manchester University Press

Studies in Imperialism MUP

  • The first major book-length study devoted to connections between Scotland and the Caribbean in the eighteenth century
  • Uses extensive archival research to reveal a rich and detailed picture of Scottish involvement in the Caribbean
  • Makes a major new contribution to understanding Scotland's role in the British Empire
  • Shows the ways in which Scottish-Caribbean links helped to forge the Atlantic World and the British nation