Advanced Word, Unit 6 - References

1. Using the text below, create a footnote or an end note.

2. Create a hyperlink for the word "Jamaica."

Bryan Edwards was born in Britain but lived much of his life in the colony of Jamaica, where he was a planter with several estates. Later, he became a Member of Parliament and used this position to speak in favour of slavery and the slave trade. He was well educated, and The History, Civil and Commercial, of the West Indies (1793) was one of several works that he wrote. It was a popular book that was reprinted a number of times and translated into other languages.