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A short history of slavery

Author: James Walvin
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Published for the 200th anniversary of the abolition of the transatlantic slave trade in 1807, this title selects the historical texts that recreate the mindset which made such a savage institution possible - morally acceptable even.
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Genre/Form: Movement of peoples
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Walvin
ISBN: 0141027983 9780141027982
OCLC Number: 75713230
Description: 258 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: James Walvin.

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Presents an account of the Atlantic slave trade which helps us to understand the rise and fall of one of the most shameful chapters in British history.  Read more...

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