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White Gold Laborers

The Story of Greeley"s Spanish Colony

by Jody L. Lopez

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by AuthorHouse .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • History / General,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • Hispanic Americans,
  • Race relations,
  • History: World

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages332
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11875735M
    ISBN 101425995624
    ISBN 109781425995621
    OCLC/WorldCa126869589

    Hundreds died from explosions, landslides, accidents and disease. It wasn't long, however, before the early settlers realized they were lacking sufficient manpower to plant, harvest and process the backbreaking crop. There was an irony in all this. Corruption was rampant in the headright system and included double-counting of individual slaves, land allocations for servants who were dead upon arrival, and per head fees given for those kidnapped off English streets.

    All the while, agents profited handsomely by augmenting their land holdings. In the 17th century, slaves would fetch between five and ten dollars. They could be sold for one third the price of indentured servants. Sugar cane — native to Southeast Asia — first made its way to the New World with Christopher Columbus during his voyage to the Dominican Republic, where it grew well in the tropical environment. The mansion in the new U. Prior to Bacon's Rebellion, much discontentment existed among servants over seemingly empty promises of land following their periods of indenture.

    Anyone refusing to relocate was threatened with death, including children. How important was sugar cane in that time? The upshot: As cotton became the backbone of White Gold Laborers book Southern economy, slavery drove impressive profits. Linden wakes up in the "real" world, finding Covenant dead, as expected, but takes comfort in the knowledge that through his love, she has redeemed both herself and the Land. Due to harsh working conditions, beatings, starvation, and disease, survival rates for slaves rarely exceeded two years. Like me, anybody familiar with that book and that scene must have gasped with horror at discovering that Covenant intended to give the Ring willingly to Foul.


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