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British Virgin Islands Short Sailing Trip Haiku Impressions with Photographs
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
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Experience exploring the British Virgin Islands under sail in photographs. Travel between several different moorings with no agenda. The wind and horizon act as your guides. Skim the waves between lush green uninhabited islands. Join our short sailing trip between the different breathtaking lush isles. The brief Haiku impressions included tell a simple story about each amazing discovery.
Slavery, Smallholding and Tourism: Social Transformations in the British Virgin Islands
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,400. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / General, Nonfiction » History » Social history
Explores the political economy of development in the British Virgin Islands — from plantations, through the evolution of a smallholding economy, to the rise of tourism. The study argues that the demise of plantation economy in the BVI ushered in a century of imperial disinterest persisting until recently, when a new “monocrop” — tourism — is ascendant. Uses historical and anthropological analysis.
The Sink - Crime, Terror and Dirty Money in the Offshore World
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 145,980. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
The author of The Laundrymen and The Merger, Jeffrey Robinson, brings the story of dirty money full circle, back to the offshore islands in paradise where the business of crime does its banking.