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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.

Publication Info. Gainesville : University Press of Florida, [2015]

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Description 1 online resource
Series Cultural heritage studies
Cultural heritage studies.
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.
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.
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Subject Slaves -- Cuba -- Social conditions.
Slavery -- Cuba -- History.
Coffee plantations -- Cuba -- History.
Plantation life -- Cuba -- History.
Material culture -- Cuba -- History.
Social archaeology -- Cuba.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Cuba.
Cuba -- Antiquities.
Genre/Form History.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Shackel, Paul A., author of introduction, etc.
Other Form: Print version: Singleton, Theresa A., author. Slavery behind the wall 9780813060729 (DLC) 2015004632 (OCoLC)889164885
ISBN 9780813055305 electronic bk.
081305530X electronic bk.