by David Eltis, David Richardson, David Brion Davis and David W. Blight
Hardcover, 307 pages, Yale Univ Pr, List Price: $50 |
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Presents a collection of nearly two hundred maps that document the African slave trade to the New World.
December 27, 2010 In the 1400s, the ships of the trans-Atlantic trade system began carrying cargoes of human beings. Some 12.5 million people would be shipped as slaves from Africa over the next 350 years. Historians David Eltis and David Richardson talk about their new book, Atlas of the Transatlantic Slave Trade.
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