The Atlantic Slave Trade

The Atlantic Slave Trade

by Don Nardo

Hardcover(Library Binding)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781420500073
Publisher: Gale Cengage Learning
Publication date: 09/28/2007
Series: Lucent Library of Black History Series
Pages: 104
Product dimensions: 7.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 12 - 15 Years

Table of Contents

Foreword     6
Introduction: Considering the African Perspective     8
The Rise of the Slave Trade     14
Slavery Comes to Colonial America     26
Acquiring Slaves in Africa     38
The Dreaded Middle Passage     50
Final Destinations of the Enslaved     62
Abolition of the Slave Trade     72
Epilogue: The Slave Trade's Grim Legacy     84
Notes     89
Chronology     93
For Further Information     95
Index     97
Picture Credits     103
About the Author     104

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