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Imagining transatlantic slavery

Cora Kaplan

Imagining transatlantic slavery

by Cora Kaplan

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Cora Kaplan and John Oldfield
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHT855 .I43 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24462740M
ISBN 109780230578203
LC Control Number2009043494
OCLC/WorldCa317926687

After Britain's Abolition of the Slave Trade Act of , a squadron of Royal Navy vessels was sent to the West Coast of Africa tasked with suppressing the thriving transatlantic slave trade. Drawing on previously unpublished papers found in private collections and various archives in the UK and abroad, this book examines the personal and cultural experiences of the naval officers at the.   Buy Imagining Transatlantic Slavery by C. Kaplan, J. Oldfield from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Pages:

The transatlantic slave trade played a major role in the development of the modern world. It both gave birth to and resulted from the shift from feudalism into the European Commercial Revolution. James A. Rawley fills a scholarly gap in the historical discussion of the slave trade from the fifteenth to the nineteenth century by providing one volume covering the economics, demography. Re-imagining History, Trans-Atlantic ‘Slave’ Trade or Trans-Atlantic ‘Immigration’ None-the-less in the spirit of continuing the quest to understand ‘Black History’ and the effects of the trans-Atlantic slave trade the #levproject will be following the series and giving our review.

Imaging Slavery and Imagining Freedom in the African Atlantic Diaspora. The Courtauld Institute of Art, Somerset House, Strand, London. Get Directions. (), Characters of Blood: Black Heroism in the Transatlantic Imagination (;. Published to coincide with the bicentenary of the Abolition of the Slave Trade Act, this is an important volume of international significance, drawing together contributions from some of the leading scholars in the field and edited by a team headed by the internationally acclaimed historian David Richardson. The book will set Liverpool in the wider context of transatlantic slavery and address Reviews: 1.


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About this book This exciting interdisciplinary volume, featuring contributions from a group of leading international scholars, reflects on the long history of representations of transatlantic slaves and slavery, encompassing a broad chronological range, from the eighteenth century to the present day.

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