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ligious knowledge among the Slaves generally,. are in reality, not only the very best friends of all those who have property in, or are connected with the West Indies, but are the staunchest supporters of good government, and consequently rank among the best subjects of His Most Gracious Majesty; for through coercion, incessant labour, and cruelty, the property of individuals is much endangered, by the Slaves becoming thereby discontented; and if individuals suffer, government will finally be the great losers, in a falling off of the revenue, or a loss of the colonies.

The present brutish, unchristian, and impolitic state of things there, cannot exist much longer, for all good and pious Britons are bound to oppose it, as men and as Christians, and God himself, cannot look with pleasure, in other words, cannot long bless and prosper people who defy his laws, and contemptuously break, and teach others to break, his holy and everlasting Commandments; for "All human affairs shall utterly come to an end, but his divine Commands shall endure for ever and ever." November, 1824.

Remarks on the bad effects which Slavery produces on
the white population of the West Indies

Remarks on the hardship and immorality of Overseers

not being allowed to marry

Remarks on the people of colour, and the state in which
they live

Remarks on their religion and morality, property, pri-
vileges, &c.


Remarks on the danger of not conciliating them
Remarks on the prejudices against the Negroes on ac-
count of colour

Brief remarks or notices of our other Islands and Co-
lonies in the West Indies

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Remarks on the intended Conspiracy in St. George's,

St. Mary's, &c.

Remarks on the conduct of the Slaves in Kingston, dur-
ing that suspicious time, and strong reasons for their
innocent intentions through an alarming accident
Remarks on the number of Slaves, Whites, and free
People of Jamaica, comparative strength, and little
risk to the favoured class in times of danger
Remarks on the agitation of the question for ameliora-
ting the condition of the Slaves; right of interfering
with Colonial Legislatures, &c. &c.
Query, whether the present system of Slavery ought to
be carried on; forbidden by humanity

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Whether it is not forbidden by Religion

Whether it is not forbidden by Justice
Query, whether the Negroes will be any longer con-
tented under such a system

A call on the Proprietors and Merchants, resident in
England, to use their influence for amelioration
An address to the British Parliament to interfere and
legislate for the Slaves, should not the Colonial
Assemblies do their duty

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Notes, illustrative of the work, as an Appendix

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Page 65, line 22, for, of Levitical Law, read, of the Levitical Law.
23, for, it has never been done, read, it has seldom or
never been done.





7, for, call no one Lord or Master, read, neither be ye
called Masters.

19, for, conterbernales, read, contubernales.

13, for, this sovereign contempt of, read, this sovereign
contempt for.

18, for, instructing each other as well as they, read, for
instructing each other as well as they could.

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