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Civilization of Africa -- Sierra Leone -- liberated Africans.

Author: James MacQueen
Publisher: [Edinburgh] : [W. Blackwood], [1826]
Series: Slavery and anti-slavery: a transnational archive.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A letter to Mr. Hay, presenting a "few facts" connected with the costs of "those attempts which Great Britain is, and has long been making to introduce knowledge, civilization and industry into the western shores of Africa", notably the colony of Sierra Leone, noting the failure of those attempts and suggesting a new course of action.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: James MacQueen
OCLC Number: 607353975
Description: 1 online resource (pages 872-892, [1] leaf of plates) : map.
Series Title: Slavery and anti-slavery: a transnational archive.
Other Titles: Blackwood's Edinburgh magazine.

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A letter to Mr. Hay, presenting a "few facts" connected with the costs of "those attempts which Great Britain is, and has long been making to introduce knowledge, civilization and industry into the western shores of Africa", notably the colony of Sierra Leone, noting the failure of those attempts and suggesting a new course of action.

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