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Author Brown, Yvonne Shorter.

Title Dead woman pickney : a memoir of childhood in Jamaica / Yvonne Shorter Brown
Published Waterloo, Ont. : Wilfrid Laurier University Press, [2010]
Saint-Lazare, Quebec : Canadian Electronic Library, 2010
©2010
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 198 pages)
Series Life writing series
Life writing series.
Contents Chapter 1. Early Childhood Memories, 1947-50 -- Chapter 2. Louisiana Blues, circa 1950-54 -- Chapter 3. Life and Schooling in May Pen, circa 1955-62 -- Chapter 4. Clarendon College, Chapelton, January 1960-July 1961 -- Chapter 5. Becoming a Teacher: Mico College, 1962-65 -- Epilogue
Summary Chronicles life stories of growing up in Jamaica from 1943 to 1965 and contains both personal experience and history
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-198)
Subject Brown, Yvonne Shorter -- Childhood and youth.
Brown, Yvonne Shorter -- Family.
College teachers -- British Columbia -- Biography.
Maternal deprivation -- Jamaica.
Racially mixed children -- Jamaica -- Biography.
Jamaica -- Biography.
Jamaica -- Race relations.
Jamaica -- Social conditions.
Genre/Form Autobiographies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1554581893 (print)
1554581974 (electronic bk.)
1554582741 (electronic bk.)
9781554581894 (print)
9781554581979 (electronic bk.)
9781554582747 (electronic bk.)
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