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Transatlantic slavery

Richard Benjamin

Transatlantic slavery

an introduction

by Richard Benjamin

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Published by Liverpool University Press, National Museums Liverpool in Liverpool .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Slave trade

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[text by Richard Benjamin ... and David Fleming]
    ContributionsFleming, David, International Slavery Museum
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p.
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27127615M
    ISBN 101846316391
    ISBN 109781846316395
    OCLC/WorldCa710541339

    Essays on the capture of slaves and the Middle Passage, the identities of the enslaved and their lives after capture, the economics of the slave trade, the struggle to end slavery, and the slave trade's legacy, as well as biographies of important figures, primary documents, and an annotated bibliography make this the perfect source for student research on this critically important . One of the historical events that frames TransAtlantic is Frederick Douglass's visit to Ireland. Douglass was an escaped slave and later became a champion abolitionist. In late , he visited Ireland as part of a two-year lecture tour through Ireland, Scotland and England.

      Slave uprisings are a part of the narrative that is often glossed over. While Kanye chose to question the people, I questioned the narrative. The truth is that African people were fighting against slavery from the beginning. The Transatlantic Slave Trade. As a Brit, I used to always associate the slave trade with : Enobong Essien. I read this book quickly which was a mistake because my head is now reeling with snippets of phrases and scenes from the stories Alcock and Brown make the first Transatlantic flight carrying a letter to a family in Cork. Frederick Douglass had stayed with that family when he visited Ireland to promote the anti slavery cause/5().

    In contrast, a recent pamphlet on the Atlantic slave trade that was published by the American Historical Association as an aid to scholars and teachers cites four sources that date from   David Eltis and David Richardson, Atlas of the Transatlantic Slave Trade won the Louis Gottschalk Prize given by the American Society for Eighteenth Century Studies. This prize is for an outstanding historical or critical study on the eighteenth century and carries an award of $1,/5(2).


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It tells how many fortunes were made on the back of misery. It is an extremely interesting book and a good by: The original edition of "The Transatlantic Slave Trade" (the one I read) was a comprehensive look at the Atlantic slave trade from its origins to its abolition in the s.

The book was based on a deep reading of the secondary literature, and professional historians probably enjoyed it. However, the book was a problem for general by: The Transatlantic Slave Trade: The History and Legacy of the System that Brought Slaves to the New World - Kindle edition by Charles River Editors.

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His new novel, TransAtlantic, likewise dramatises Irish-American encounters, and once again features elements of nonfiction, and a gravity-defying central metaphor. The story begins inwith a recreation of the first nonstop transatlantic flight: Alcock and Brown, two British airmen bruised by the war, Author: Theo Tait.

transatlantic slave trade, part of the global slave trade that transported 10–12 million enslaved Africans to the Americas from the 16th to the 19th century. In the ‘triangular trade,’ arms and textiles went from Europe to Africa, slaves from Africa to the Americas, and sugar and coffee from the Americas to Europe.

We know from scripture that there was a conspiracy to hide Israel (Psalms 83), we know from history that Judah was located on the slave coast of Africa, and we also know that at some point between andat the heights of the Transatlantic Slave Trade, Judah disappeared from the west coast of Africa.

The book is a culmination of three months’ worth of conversations between Hurston and Cudjo Lewis, née Oluale Kossola, the last living survivor of the transatlantic slave.

In this extraordinary book, two leading historians have created the first comprehensive, up-to-date atlas on this year history of kidnapping and coercion. It features nearly maps, especially created for the volume, that explore every detail of the African slave traffic to the New World.

"The Atlas of the Transatlantic Slave Trade is. This book was originally published to accompany the opening of 'Transatlantic Slavery: Against Human Dignity', a new gallery at Merseyside Maritime Museum, Liverpool, in 4/5(1).

Between andEuropean traders transported millions of Africans to the Americas to work as slaves—yet despite the wealth of scholarship on this period, many people remain uninformed about the history of the slave trade and its implications for the modern black experience.

Published to accompany a permanent gallery in the Merseyside Maritime Museum, Transatlantic Slavery. Erik Overbey Collection, The Doy Leale McCall Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of South Alabama Roughly 60 years after the abolition of slavery, anthropologist Zora Neale Hurston made.

The book will set Liverpool in the wider context of transatlantic slavery and address issues in the scholarship of transatlantic slavery, including African agency and trade experience.

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The transatlantic slave trade played a major role in the development of the modern world. It both gave birth to and resulted from the shift from feudalism into the European Commercial Revolution.

James A. Rawley fills a scholarly gap in the historical discussion of the slave trade from the fifteenth to the nineteenth century by providing one volume covering the.

This writer is writing about his viewpoints on the treatment of slaves throughout history, but especially the slaves from Africa, as the transatlantic slave trade was occurring during his lifetime. He first begins by describing the history of slavery, and then he discusses the African people of the Gold Coast and the Slave Coast.

The Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade began around the mid-fifteenth century when Portuguese interests in Africa moved away from the fabled deposits of gold to a much more readily available commodity -- slaves. By the seventeenth century, the trade was in full swing, reaching a peak towards the end of the eighteenth : Alistair Boddy-Evans.

The Slave Trade: The Story of the Atlantic Slave Trade, by Hugh Thomas (Simon & Shuster ) (). This begins with the first Portuguese slave raids in Morocco through the abolition of slavery, this volume takes the reader on a chronological tour of the history and the characters of the evil trade.4/5.

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Slavery has occurred in many forms throughout the world, but the Atlantic slave trade -- which forcibly brought more than 10 million Africans to the Americas -- stands out for both its global scale.