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Crossings - a book by Walvin, James


Africa, the Americas and the Atlantic Slave Trade

Crossings( )
Author: Walvin, James
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Reaktion Books, Limited
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $35.00
Book Description:

We all know the story of the slave trade--the infamous Middle Passage, the horrifying conditions on slave ships, the millions that died on the journey, and the auctions that awaited the slaves upon their arrival in the Americas. But much of the writing on the subject has focused on the European traders and the arrival of slaves in North America. In Crossings, eminent historian James Walvin covers these established territories while also traveling back to the story's origins in...
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Detailed Subjects: History / Africa / General
History / United States / General
History / Europe / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 1.3 Inches

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