Download e-book for kindle: Huareo: Story of a Jamaican Cacique by Fred W. Kennedy

By Fred W. Kennedy

whilst Huareo inherits the function of cacique, he leads the Taino right into a filthy rich lifestyles until eventually he gets be aware at some point from neighbouring Haiti of strangers crusing and laying waste to their villages. decided to not allow a similar destiny befall his humans, Huareo didn't welcome or belief the Spanish strangers once they first arrived in Yamaye (Jamaica) in 1494. In 1509, the Spaniards go back to the island with the only real function of gaining regulate and the result's anything Huareo and his humans might by no means have imagined.Meticulously researched from unique assets comparable to the journals of Diego Mendez and Hernando Colon who have been marooned in Jamaica on Columbus's fourth voyage, in addition to different basic and secondary assets and session with historians and archaeologists, Fred Kennedy reveals the historical past of Jamaica's first ancestral heroes.

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