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London, metropolis of the slave trade

Author: James A Rawley
Publisher: Columbia : University of Missouri Press, ©2003.
Series: Shades of blue and gray series.
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Genre/Form: History
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Rawley, James A.
London, metropolis of the slave trade.
Columbia : University of Missouri Press, ©2003
(OCoLC)654131928
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James A Rawley
ISBN: 0826214835 9780826214836
OCLC Number: 52311844
Description: xvii, 192 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: The transatlantic slave trade: a survey --
The port of London and the eighteenth-century slave trade: historians, sources, and a reappraisal --
Humphry Morice: foremost London slave merchant of his time --
Richard Harris, slave trader spokesman --
Henry Laurens and the Atlantic slave trade --
Further light on Archibald Dalzel --
John Newton: amazing grace --
London's defense of the slave trade, 1787-1807 --
Captain Nathaniel Gordon, the only American executed for violating the slave trade laws --
A summing up.
Series Title: Shades of blue and gray series.
Responsibility: James A. Rawley.
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Bringing together material from James A. Rawley's three decades of work, this volume depicts the slave trade from 1700 to the American Civil War. It considers the role of London in the trade, and  Read more...

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