The Atlantic Slave Trade

Effects on Economies, Societies, and Peoples in Africa, the Americas, and Europe
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Duke Univ Pr (Tx)
International trade, Slavery & emancipation, Congresses, History: American, Slavery, Slave-
ContributionsStanley L. Engerman (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9673430M
ISBN 100822312301
ISBN 139780822312307

The Atlantic Slave Trade (New Approaches to the Americas) [Herbert S. Klein] on jikishinkobudo.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This survey is a synthesis of the economic, social, cultural, and political history of the Atlantic slave tradeCited by: The SLAVE TRADE: THE STORY OF THE ATLANTIC SLAVE TRADE: - [Hugh Thomas] on jikishinkobudo.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

After many years of research, award-winning historian Hugh Thomas portrays, in a balanced account, the complete history of the slave trade. Beginning with the first Portuguese slaving expeditionsCited by: Feb 06,  · Denmark bans slave trade.

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Britain bans the Atlantic slave trade and the United States passes legislation to ban the slave trade to begin the following year. For a brief history of Britain’s slave trade: Sinews of Empire: A Short History of British Slavery by Michael Craton.

This is not a book about slavery, this is a book about the business of trading slaves. Specifically the Atlantic slave trade, although the Asian slave trade is discussed to a small degree. The Atlantic slave trade is discussed from several perspectives: Africa, The Americas, The West Indies, and Europe/5(6).

The Atlantic Slave Trade: a Census, a book by Philip D.

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Curtin, concludes that about million Africans were brought to the Americas as slaves. The Slave Trade: The Story of the Atlantic Slave Trade, by Hugh Thomas (Simon & Shuster ) ().

This begins with the first Portuguese slave raids in Morocco through the abolition of slavery, this volume takes the reader on a chronological tour of 4/5. After many years of research, award-winning historian Hugh Thomas portrays, in a balanced account, the complete history of the slave trade.

Beginning with the first Portuguese slaving expeditions, he describes and analyzes the rise of one of the largest and most elaborate maritime and Released on: February 03, The database does not give details about the nature of the slave trade itself.

Nor does it give the reasons behind the trans-Atlantic slave trade or the consequences it had on African societies. In many cases, the data is not accurate and some researchers have found notable differences with the original documents which contained the data.

This survey synthesizes the economic, social, cultural and political The Atlantic Slave Trade book of the Atlantic slave trade. It details the current scholarly knowledge of forced African migration and compares this knowledge to popular beliefs.

The book examines the years of the Atlantic slave trade, covering the West and East African experiences and the American colonies and republics that obtained slaves. England Dominates the Slave Trade As England’s presence The Atlantic Slave Trade book the Americas grew, it came to dominate the Atlantic slave trade.

From until England abolished the slave trade init was the leading carrier of enslaved Africans.

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By the time the slave trade ended, the English had transported nearly million Africans to their. Apr 30,  · Debates over the economic, social, and political meaning of slavery and the slave trade have persisted for over two hundred years. The Atlantic Slave Trade brings clarity and critical insight to the subject.

In fourteen essays, leading scholars consider the nature and impact of the Author: Joseph E. Inikori. Jan 26,  · The Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade began around the mid-fifteenth century when Portuguese interests in Africa moved away from the fabled deposits of gold to a much more readily available commodity -- slaves.

By the seventeenth century, the trade was in full swing, reaching a peak towards the end of the eighteenth century. Dec 01,  · 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.

Jun 10,  · The Atlantic Slave Trade. Introduction: Trad­ing slaves was a common practice amongst Africans and Arabs of the Middle Eastern region, however, the new devel­op­ment of slave trade through the Atlantic voy­ages brought new forms of slav­ery and slave trade business.

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The Atlantic slave trade: a census. [Philip D Curtin] -- A quantitative analysis of the Atlantic slave trade. 'This is a valuable addition to the growing scholarship on the Angolan slave trade. While grounding his book on African dynamics and contexts, Domingues da Silva explores historical linkages with the wider Atlantic world.

This book will immediately become a reference for scholars of the slave trade and abolition in the Atlantic world.'Cited by: 2. The Atlantic slave trade or transatlantic slave trade involved the transportation by slave traders of enslaved African people, mainly to the Americas.

The slave trade regularly used the triangular trade route and its Middle Passage, and existed from the 16th to the 19th centuries. Jan 03,  · transatlantic slave trade, part of the global slave trade that transported 10–12 million enslaved Africans to the Americas from the 16th to the 19th century.

In the ‘triangular trade,’ arms and textiles went from Europe to Africa, slaves from Africa to the Americas, and sugar and coffee from the Americas to Europe. The Atlantic Slave Trade examines the four hundred years of Atlantic slave trade, covering the West and East African experiences, as well as all the American colonies and republics that obtained slaves from Africa.

It outlines both the common features of this trade and the local differences that developed. If one were to inquire more neutrally into what role Jews played in the Atlantic slave trade, one would find that it was a considerable one during the formative years of the trade, in the.

Apr 25,  · In book 2, The Internationalization of the Trade, Thomas provides an explanation of the reason the African slave trade grew into the transatlantic slave trade. Along with the exploration of the African coast and the exploit of African peoples, several islands were discovered in the process.

The Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Database now comprises 36, individual slaving expeditions between and Records of the voyages have been found in archives and libraries throughout the Atlantic world.

They provide information about vessels, routes, and the people associated with them, both enslaved and enslavers. Introduction. The slave trade was one of the earliest and the most capital-intensive forms of Atlantic interaction.

The largest intercontinental migration in history before the mids, this forced transportation of enslaved Africans repopulated the Americas and. Feb 16,  · A monumental work, decades in the making: the first atlas to illustrate the entire scope of the transatlantic slave trade Between andthe transatlantic slave trade claimed an estimated million Africans and involved almost every country with an Atlantic coastline.

Dec 22,  · Slavery has occurred in many forms throughout the world, but the Atlantic slave trade -- which forcibly brought more than 10 million Africans to the Americas -- stands out for both its global. Atlantic Slave Trade Course. In the European perspective, slavery was the best business they ever did around the 17 th and 18 th century.

Many ships docked at her harbors loaded with slaves who were the most profitable commodity. They boosted her economy to great heights.

Jan 01,  · Research supported by the Fulbright-Hays Commission, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Social Science Research Council led to publications concerning pre-colonial Nigeria, the Congo (), the Atlantic slave trade, and Asian, African, and Pacific islander indentured labor in the nineteenth jikishinkobudo.com: $ The Atlantic Slave Trade examines the four hundred years of Atlantic slave trade, covering the West and East African experiences, as well as all the American colonies and republics that obtained slaves from Africa.

It outlines both the common features of this trade and the local differences that jikishinkobudo.com: Herbert S. Klein. Over the past six decades, the historiography of Atlantic slavery and the slave trade has shown remarkable growth and sophistication. Historians have marshalled a vast array of sources and offered rich and compelling explanations for these two great tragedies in human history.

The survey of this vibrant scholarly tradition throws light on major theoretical and interpretive shifts over time and Author: Daniel B.

Domingues da Silva, Philip Misevich. Book Description: Between andthe transatlantic slave trade claimed an estimated million Africans and involved almost every country with an Atlantic coastline.

In this extraordinary book, two leading historians have created the first comprehensive, up-to-date atlas on this year history of kidnapping and coercion."In the last few decades, there has been an explosion of interest in and research on the Atlantic slave trade. Despite such trends, however, the field has been lacking a solid textbook that should provide students early in their academic careers with an introduction to the topic.The researcher aims to analyze “The Atlantic Slave Trade” by Herbert S.

Klein. The subject of Atlantic slave trade is one of the well-researched in the early modern period historiography, yet the new contributions continue to shed light on this page in world history.