The indigenous peoples of Trinidad and Tobago from the first settlers until today / Arie Boomert.

Author
Boomert, Arie, 1946- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Leiden : Sidestone Press, [2016]
  • ©2016.
Description
xv, 197 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 25 cm

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Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-185) and index.
Contents
The first settlers (ca. 8000-300 BC) -- New immigrants : the first ceramists (ca. 300 BC-AD 650/800) -- Late-prehistoric cultural change (ca. AD 650/800-1498) -- Amerindian culture and society in Trinidad and Tobago at the time of the encounter and thereafter -- The Amerindian-European struggle for Trinidad and Tobago (1498-1592) -- The Spanish-Amerindian frontier in Trinidad (1592-1686) -- European settlement and Amerindian response in Tobago (1592-ca. 1810) -- Mission villages in Spanish Trinidad (1686-1797) -- British colonization and Amerindian persistence in Trinidad (1797-present) -- Epilogue : the Amerindian heritage of Trinidad and Tobago -- Appendix : institutions and museums with significant archaeological holdings from Trinidad and Tobago.
ISBN
  • 9088903530
  • 9789088903533
OCLC
930759845
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