The Other White Gold: Salt, Slaves, the Turks and Caicos Islands, and British Colonialism

  title={The Other White Gold: Salt, Slaves, the Turks and Caicos Islands, and British Colonialism},
  author={Cynthia M. Kennedy},
  journal={The Historian},
  pages={215 - 230}

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