×

Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date.

For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now.

Turnbull's Slaves: A Minorcan Story
     

Turnbull's Slaves: A Minorcan Story

by Donald H Sullivan
 

See All Formats & Editions

Turnbull's Slaves: A Minorcan Story...is a historical adventure/romance of white slavery, based on the ill-fated British colony at New Smyrna Florida, taking place in the 18th century. The colony was made up of 1200 Minorcan slaves to a wealthy British landowner.Over half the Minorcans died from horrible conditions during the ten year existence of the colony.The

Overview

Turnbull's Slaves: A Minorcan Story...is a historical adventure/romance of white slavery, based on the ill-fated British colony at New Smyrna Florida, taking place in the 18th century. The colony was made up of 1200 Minorcan slaves to a wealthy British landowner.Over half the Minorcans died from horrible conditions during the ten year existence of the colony.The British landowner kept the Minorcans in bondage, and living under horrific conditions, even worse than many African slaves in the colonies to the north. They signed on as indentured servants before departing from Minorca, but were forced into slavery after arriving in Florida. The story centers around the adventures of a young Minorcan man and his sweetheart.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781300862000
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
02/01/2017
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
1,020,883
File size:
335 KB

Meet the Author

I'm a native Floridian, retired from the US Army, and now living in NC. I have also worked in Fed. civil service and construction. I have worked as an insurance agent, security guard, service station attendant, and soda jerk.I love writing, reading, most kinds of music, and animals--especially dogs.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Post to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews