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224 Pages | 8 black and white illustrations

9 x 6 inches

ISBN: 9781789620504

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'With Eyes of Wonder'

Colonial Writing on Indentured Indians in British Guiana, 1838-1917

Maria del Pilar Kaladeen

Liverpool University Press

  • Exciting new analysis of anti-indenture writing by colonists who opposed the system of indenture in British Guiana
  • An innovative use of primary sources to shows the presence of an anti-indenture movement from the system's inception in 1834
  • A fresh take on how Indians and colonists 'collaborated' to destabilise the indenture system in British Guiana
  • This is the only study on indenture in Guyana that considers the system from inception to conclusion