White cargo : the forgotten history of Britain's White slaves in America (Book, 2007) [WorldCat.org]
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White cargo : the forgotten history of Britain's White slaves in America

Author: Don Jordan; Mike Walsh
Publisher: Edinburgh : Mainstream Pub., ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing on letters crying for help, diaries, court and government archives, this book demonstrates that the brutalities associated with black slavery alone were perpetrated on whites throughout British rule. The trade ended with American independence, but the British still tried to sell convicts in their former colonies.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Jordan, Don, 1948-
White cargo.
Edinburgh : Mainstream, 2007
(OCoLC)655156986
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Don Jordan; Mike Walsh
ISBN: 9781845961954 1845961951
OCLC Number: 173509669
Description: 320 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Don Jordan and Michael Walsh.

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"Briskly written by Don Jordan and Michael Walsh, White Cargo is harrowing reading" Daily Telegraph "An eye-opening and heart-rending story" The Times "A fascinating account of Britain's troubled Read more...

 
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