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The Atlantic slave trade : a census

Author: Philip D Curtin
Publisher: Madison : University of Wisconsin Press, [1969] ©1969
Series: ACLS Humanities E-Book.
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Curtin combines modern research and statistical methods with his broad knowledge of the field to present the first book-length quantitative analysis of the Atlantic slave trade. Its basic evidence  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Electronic book
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Curtin, Philip D.
Atlantic slave trade.
Madison, University of Wisconsin Press, 1969
(DLC) 69017325
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Philip D Curtin
ISBN: 0299054047 9780299054045 9780299054038 0299054039 1282622781 9781282622784 9786612622786 6612622784
OCLC Number: 55718172
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xix, 338 pages) : maps
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: The slave trade and the numbers game : a review of the literature --
Distribution in space : the Hispanic trade --
Distribution in space : the colonies of the North Europeans --
Distribution through time : the fifteenth, sixteenth, and seventeenth centuries --
The English slave trade of the eighteenth century --
The French slave trade of the eighteenth century --
Main currents of the eighteenth-century slave trade --
The slave trade of the nineteenth century --
Major trends --
A postscript on mortality.
Series Title: ACLS Humanities E-Book.
Responsibility: by Philip D. Curtin.


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Curtin's work will not only be the starting point for all future research on the slave trade and comparative slavery, but will become an indispensable reference for anyone interested in Afro-American Read more...

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