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life of Edward John Eyre, Late governor of Jamaica.

Hamilton Hume

life of Edward John Eyre, Late governor of Jamaica.

by Hamilton Hume

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Published by Richard Bentley in London .
Written in English

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  • Eyre, Edward John

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      The standard late-Victorian account of Eyre's life and career is Alexander Hamilton Hume's The Life of Edward John Eyre, late Governor of Jamaica, written in the immediate aftermath of the rising and of Eyre's official exoneration by the courts. Hume is ardently The Life of Edward John Eyre, Late Governor of Jamaica. London: Richard Bentley, Kass, Amalie M. and Edward H. Kass. Perfecting the World: the Life and Times of Dr. Thomas Hodgkin –

      English: Edward John Eyre (5 August – 30 November ) was an English land explorer of the Australian continent, colonial administrator, and a controversial Governor of Jamaica:Edward_John_Eyre. Edward John Eyre (–) is in many ways the iconic Australian explorer. Against all odds, he walked across the vast Nullarbor Plain, battling the vagaries of the desert climate and the unforgiving landscape to ‘open up’ the country from Adelaide to Albany. Although he was born into a very different life

    London: T. & W. Boone, Two volumes, octavo, with 22 plates including frontispieces; in original decorated green cloth. A highly important and detailed account of inland Australian exploration by Edward John Eyre, containing significant descriptions of Australian geography and Aboriginal life and ://?. Edward John Eyre, late Governor of Jamaica [picture] / painted by Charles Mercier; engraved by Charles T [Portrait of Edward John Eyre] [picture] Edward John Eyre, explorer [picture] / R.O. Brown; Eyre G. Ellis [picture] / engraved by H.S. Sadd; Sir Hugh Palliser, Bart., Governor of the Royal Hospital for Seamen at Greenwich [picture] / D


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The life of Edward John Eyre, late Governor of Jamaica. [Hamilton Hume] Fortunately, however, for his own reputation, Mr. Hume has •printed in an appendix Professor Tyndall's letter to the Jamaica Committee, and one sentence of that letter •is the only possible commentary on Mr.

Eyre's biographer. We are implored not to permit the folly of Governor Eyre's admirers to colour our judgment in a grave /23/the-life-of-edward-john-eyre-late-governor-of-jama. The Life of Edward John Eyre, Late Governor of Jamaica.

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Bentley, ), by Hamilton Hume (page images at HathiTrust)?type=lcsubc&key=Jamaica -- History. Edward John Eyre (), explorer and administrator, emigrated to New South Wales from England when he was seventeen. Settling in Adelaide after pioneering expeditions with sheep and cattle, he made several attempts to find an overland stock route from the city to the west.

In January he learned that a committee was organising an expedition to find a way west. Eyre persuaded them to   Reading through the book one learns that Edward Eyre was the Governor of Jamaica at the time and had been slated by some of the British public and press for not keeping the black people under control in Jamaica, whereby they believed the famous 'Morant Bay Rebellion' riots e-Book Sabin Americana.

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Bentley, ), by Hamilton Hume (page images at HathiTrust) The Story of a West Indian Policeman: or, Forty-Seven Years in the Jamaica Constabulary (Kingston: The Gleaner Co., ), by Herbert T. Thomas (page images at ) Filed under: Jamaica -- Social life and ?type=lcsubc&key=Maroons -- Jamaica.

The Life of Edward John Eyre: Late Governor of Jamaica, Interesting tracts, relating to the Island of Jamaica, consisting of curious state-papers, councils of war, letters, petitions, narratives, &c.&c.

which throw great light on the history of that Island, from its conquest, down to the year The Life of Edward John Eyre, Late Governor of Jamaica (London: R.

Bentley, ), by Hamilton Hume (page images at HathiTrust) The Story of a West Indian Policeman: or, Forty-Seven Years in the Jamaica Constabulary (Kingston: The Gleaner Co., ), by Herbert T.

Thomas (page images at ) Filed under: Jamaica -- Social life and ?type=lcsubc&key=Slave insurrections. Eyre, Edward John, son of the late Rev. Anthony Eyre, vicar of Hornsea and Long Riston, Yorks, was born on August 15th,and educated at Louth and Sedbergh Grammar Schools.

In he emigrated to Sydney, and entered upon pastoral pursuits, with some success, in the Lower Murray district, where he was subsequently appointed Resident /Eyre,_Edward_John. The life of Edward John Eyre, late Governor of Jamaica.

Topics: Eyre, Edward John -Morant Bay Rebellion, Jamaica -Jamaica - History - - OAI identifier: oai:UFDC:CA_   Edward John Eyre, English explorer in Australia for whom Lake Eyre and the Eyre Peninsula (both in South Australia) are named.

He was subsequently a British colonial official. Emigrating from England for reasons of health, Eyre reached Australia in March As In early Junethe Jamaica Committee, a coalition of Victorian politicians, scientists, writers, and abolitionists, failed in its final attempt to indict the ex-Governor of Jamaica, Edward John Eyre, for abuse of power and murder.

The charge against Eyre was one of “high crimes and misdemeanors” in imposing martial law and sanctioning the illegal imprisonment, flogging, and execution ?ps_articles=sarah-winter-on-the-morant-bay-rebellion. Get this from a library. The hero as murderer: the life of Edward John Eyre, Australian explorer and governor of Jamaica, [Geoffrey Dutton] -- Edward John Eyre was probably one of the most misrepresented men in the history of 19th century colonialism.

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Geographic aspects of population dynamics in Jamaica [by] L. Alan Eyre; The life of Edward John Eyre, late Governor of Jamaica / by Hamilton Hume; The hero as murderer: the life of Edward John Eyre, Australian explorer and Governor of Jamaica The response of the island’s Governor, Edward John Eyre, was swift and disproportionate: troops were sent in and black Jamaicans were killed on sight – died directly, were arrested and many others were executed with little or no trial and at least men and women were viciously flogged (wire whips were routinely used).Edward John Eyre (–), explorer, emigrated to New South Wales from England inwhen he was seventeen.

He acquired land and became involved in overlanding livestock before settling in South Australia in In May of that year, he set out on an expedition that took him to the Spencer Gulf and towards the Flinders Ranges.

He then went to Port Lincoln and traversed the peninsula