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A tireless advocate for the betterment and education of the Jamaican people, Philip Manderson Sherlock is perhaps best remembered as a collector of folktales from the Caribbean.

A tireless advocate for the betterment and education of the Jamaican people, Philip Manderson Sherlock is perhaps best remembered as a collector of folktales from the Caribbean. Among his best-known collections are West Indian Folk-Tales (1966) and The Land and People of the West Indies (1967).

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Sir Philip Manderson Sherlock, OM, KBE, OCC Academic, Jamaica. His crowning achievement came in 1964 when he succeeded Sir Arthur Lewis as the Vice-Chancellor of the University of the West Indies, having previously served as Pro Vice-Chancellor. Sir Philip Sherlock was a Jamaican educator, historian, social worker, poet and philosopher, his multifaceted talent, from which he contributed generously to the enrichment of the nation, made him a truly great Jamaican. Early life and education. Under his brilliant leadership, the UWI grew in importance and prestige, and stands today as his lasting monument.

Sherlock and Bennett recount the epic resistance to slavery; from the acts of sabotage on the estates, the legendary . An underlying theme throughout the book is the centrality of Africa, the original homeland of the African-Jamaican.

Sherlock and Bennett recount the epic resistance to slavery; from the acts of sabotage on the estates, the legendary exploits of Maroon heroes Cudjoe, Nanny and Tacky, to the final blow delivered by Sam Sharpe which ended slavery in Jamaica.

Slavery was abolished in the British West Indies with passage of the Slavery Abolition Act of 1833. The British did not immediately shift to free labor

Slavery was abolished in the British West Indies with passage of the Slavery Abolition Act of 1833. The British did not immediately shift to free labor. A system of apprenticeship was implemented alongside emancipation in Britain's Caribbean possessions that required slaves to continue laboring for their former masters for a period of four to six years in exchange for provisions. Apprenticeship was abolished by each of the colonial assemblies in 1838.


The Land and People of the West Indies download epub
Author: Philip Manderson Sir. Sherlock
ISBN: 0397309562
Category: Children's Books
Language: English
Publisher: Harpercollins Juvenile Books (May 1979)