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This survey is a synthesis of the economic, social, cultural, and political history of the Atlantic slave trade, providing the general reader with a basic understanding of the current state of scholarly knowledge of forced African migration and compares this knowledge to popular beliefs. The Atlantic Slave Trade examines the four hundred years of Atlantic slave trade, covering the West and East African experiences, as well as all the American colonies and republics that obtained slaves from Africa. It outlines both the common features of this trade and the local differences that developed. It discusses the slave trade 's economics, politics, demographic impact, and cultural implications in relationship to Africa as well as America. Finally, it places the slave trade in the context of world trade and examines the role it played in the growing relationship between Asia, Africa, Europe, and America. This new edition incorporates the latest findings of the last decade in slave trade studies carried out in Europe and America. It also includes new data on the slave trade voyages which have just recently been made available to the public.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780521766302
Author:
Klein, Herbert S.
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Author:
Herbert S., Klein
Subject:
Renaissance
Subject:
Slave trade -- Africa.
Subject:
Slave trade -- Europe.
Subject:
World - General
Subject:
Slavery
Subject:
World History-General
Edition Description:
Revised
Series:
New Approaches to the Americas
Publication Date:
20100531
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
264
Dimensions:
9.00x6.00x.80 in. 1.05 lbs.

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