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  • We hear little of the island under the Empire, except as a granary and as remarkable for its unhealthiness and the audacity of its brigands.
  • The unhealthiness of the city is chiefly due to want of proper drainage, impure drinkingwater, miasma from the disturbed rubbish heaps, and contaminated dust from the uncleansed roads and streets.
  • Among elements of unhealthiness is next to be reckoned the proximity of native villages, the inhabitants of which are infected.
  • The inhabitants, notwithstanding the unhealthiness of their climate, are a strong and athletic race, belying their yellow and sickly appearance.
  • In an endeavour to stop the slave trade and piracy, the islands were garrisoned (1812-1813) by British troops, but the unhealthiness of the climate led to their withdrawal.

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