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Author Singleton, Theresa A., author

Title Slavery behind the wall : an archaeology of a Cuban coffee plantation / Theresa A. Singleton ; foreword by Paul Shackel
Published Gainesville : University Press of Florida, [2015]
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Description 1 online resource
Series Cultural heritage studies
Cultural heritage studies.
Contents Introduction: The object world of Cuban slavery -- Locating Cafetal Biajacas -- Cuban coffee sector -- Built landscapes of Cuban coffee plantations -- Housing enslaved Cubans -- Enslaved actors and provisioning -- Consumption and life within the enclosure -- Conflict and compromise -- Conclusion: The enduring legacy of Cafetal Biajacas
Summary In this book, Theresa Singleton examines the rarely studied slave society of Cuba, focusing on the Santa Ana de Biajacas site
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-250) and index
Notes English
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Subject Coffee plantations -- Cuba -- History.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Cuba.
Material culture -- Cuba -- History.
Plantation life -- Cuba -- History.
Slavery -- Cuba -- History.
Slaves -- Cuba -- Social conditions.
Social archaeology -- Cuba.
Cuba -- Antiquities.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Shackel, Paul A., author of introduction, etc
ISBN 081305530X (electronic bk.)
9780813055305 (electronic bk.)