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Dead woman pickney [electronic resource] : a memoir of childhood in Jamaica / Yvonne Shorter Brown.

By: Brown, Yvonne Shorter.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Life writing series: Publisher: Waterloo, Ont. : Wilfrid Laurier University Press, c2010 2010)Description: 1 online resource (viii, 198 p.).ISBN: 9781554582747 (electronic bk.); 1554582741 (electronic bk.); 9781554581979 (electronic bk.); 1554581974 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Brown, Yvonne Shorter -- Childhood and youth | Brown, Yvonne Shorter -- Family | Racially mixed children -- Jamaica -- Biography | Maternal deprivation -- Jamaica | College teachers -- British Columbia -- Biography | Jamaica -- Race relations | Jamaica -- Social conditions | Jamaica -- Biography | Jamaican Canadians -- Biography | BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Historical | HISTORY / Caribbean & West Indies / GeneralGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: No titleDDC classification: 972.92/05092 Online resources: EBSCOhost
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.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-198).

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.

Chronicles life stories of growing up in Jamaica from 1943 to 1965 and contains both personal experience and history.

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