FACING THE CHALLENGE OF EMANCIPATION. A Study of the Ministry of William Hart Coleridge, First Bishop of Barbados, 1824-1842
Goodridge, Sehon S.; Anthony de Vere Phillips (ed.).

Kingston: Canoe Press, 2014. 1st ed. vii, 112p., photos, illus., bibl., wrps New Paperback 9789766530143 Examines the important role the Anglican church played in the integration of ex-slaves into society after the British government adopted a policy of emancipation in the the 1820s-30s. In particular, this work looks at the life and career of William Hart Coleridge, the first Anglican bishop of Barbados who, early in his career, defused "entrenched opposition to reform, and rais[ed] financial support for a phenomenal building programme" (Item ID: 171217)


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