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Lewis, Sir (William) Arthurlocked

  • Peter D. Fraser


Lewis, Sir (William) Arthur (1915–1991), economist, was born on 23 January 1915 at Castries, St Lucia, the fourth son of George Ferdinand Lewis (d. c.1922) and his wife, Ida, both schoolteachers who had immigrated to St Lucia from Antigua. He later claimed that an illness that kept him from school furthered his education immensely and that his year spent in the ...

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