African Voices on Slavery and the Slave Trade: 1 by Alice Bellagamba,Sandra E. Greene,Martin A. Klein

By Alice Bellagamba,Sandra E. Greene,Martin A. Klein

even though the historical past of slavery is a primary subject for African, Atlantic international and global heritage, lots of the resources providing study during this sector are ecu in beginning. To forged mild on African views, and on the brink of view of enslaved women and men, this workforce of best Africanist students has tested either traditional old resources (such as eu go back and forth bills, colonial records, complaints, and missionary documents) and less-explored assets of data (such as folklore, oral traditions, songs and proverbs, existence histories accrued through missionaries and colonial officers, correspondence in Arabic, and consular and admiralty interviews with runaway slaves). every one resource has a brief advent highlighting its importance and orienting the reader. this primary of 2 volumes presents scholars and students with a trove of African assets for learning African slavery and slave trade.

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