From Montserrat to Settler-Colonial Australia: the Intersecting Histories of Caribbean Slave-owning Families, Transported British Radicals, and Indigenous Peoples

  title={From Montserrat to Settler-Colonial Australia: the Intersecting Histories of Caribbean Slave-owning Families, Transported British Radicals, and Indigenous Peoples},
  author={Ann Curthoys},
  journal={History Workshop Journal},
  pages={211 - 232}
  • A. Curthoys
  • Published 3 August 2020
  • History
  • History Workshop Journal
In February 2013 the Legacies of British Slave-Ownership database (LBS), hosted by University College, London went online, causing a stir not only in Britain but also amongst historians around the world. The database lists the beneficiaries of the slave-owner compensation paid by the British government to former slave-owners, when it abolished slavery in 1833, and supplies a great deal of related information, including on the families and associates of the beneficiaries. The Legacies of British… 
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