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3 edition of Froudacity (Large Print Edition) found in the catalog.

Froudacity (Large Print Edition)

West Indian fables

by James Anthony Froude

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Published by BiblioBazaar .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • General,
  • Drama / General,
  • History / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages146
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11978002M
    ISBN 101434645940
    ISBN 109781434645944

    John Jacob Thomas was a Trinidadian intellectual who is best known today for Froudacity, his scathing rejoinder to Froude’s book, The English in the West Indies. Thomas was aware that Froude’s book was circulating in London and worried about its implications for the British Caribbean colonies. book is laid bare. For the scale of Froudacity upon which Thomas measures his magistrates and governors is consistent with a comedy of manners. In that comedy of manners the law consolidates itself - as a just instrument around noble or benevolent figures which include Chief Justice Reeves of Barbados, certain good.

    Looking for books by James Anthony Froude? See all books authored by James Anthony Froude, including Graphic Classics, Volume Canine Classics / Feline Classics, and Life and Letters of Erasmus, and more on The Theory and Practice of Creole Grammar author of Froudacity, West Indian Fables Explained, with an Introduction by Gertrud Buscher (Reprint in fac-similé of the edition - Grammaire créole, text in english) by Thomas (John Jacob) - Gertrud Buscher ed. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

    He wrote a grammar of Trinidadian Creole (), but is best known for Froudacity (), a rebuttal of J. A. Froude's book The English in the West Indies. From to , Thomas was enrolled as a student in Woodbrook, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago. The nature of the mind of the post Emancipation African, particularly the intellectual, is an issue which has been characterised by both conjecture and suppositions. Did this individual abandon all that was known before the middle passage and totally assimilate or did resistance continue even after the formalisation of institutions of subjugation?


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Froude's book of travels in the West Indies became known and generally accessible to readers in those by: Froudacity (; ) Froudacity is an outstanding title in the New Beacon backlist. The book is a reprint of the second major work by John Jacob Thomas (), a nineteenth century teacher and Trinidadian leader in the study of Creole Froudacity book.

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The British historian James Anthony Froude published The English in the West Indies, or, The Bow of Ulysses in Written in the form of a travel narrative, the book was a vitriolic attack on Caribbean people, especially those of African and Indian descent. Book Excerpt tanding menace to the continuance of civilization and religion.

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Thomas ( – ) was a Trinidadian linguist and writer. He wrote a grammar of Trinidadian Creole (), but is best known for Froudacity (), a rebuttal of J. Froude 's book The English in the West Indies. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Thomas, John Jacob, Froudacity.

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Founded in by John La Rose and Sarah White, it was the first Caribbean publishing house in England. New Beacon Books was widely recognized as having played an important role in the Caribbean Artists Movement Founders: John La Rose (–), Sarah White.Froudacity: West Indian Fables by James Anthony Froude is a polemic written by John Jacob Thomas as a rebuttal to James Anthony Froude's book The English in the West 's travelogue attacked the British West Indian colonies for wanting to establish self-government, arguing that if the majority black population were allowed to vote on leaders they would choose leaders that.