By Alice Bellagamba,Sandra E. Greene,Martin A. Klein

What have been the stories of these in Africa who suffered from the perform of slavery, those that stumbled on themselves captured and bought from individual to individual, those that died at the trails, those that have been pressured to reside in worry? And what of these Africans who profited from the slave alternate and slavery? What have been their views? How can we entry any of those stories and perspectives? This quantity explores diversified assets similar to oral tales, ownership rituals, Arabic language resources, eu missionary, administrative and court docket files and African highbrow writings to find what they could let us know approximately slavery and the slave exchange in Africa. additionally mentioned are the methodologies that may be used to discover the customarily hidden reports of Africans embedded in those assets. This e-book may be helpful for college kids and researchers drawn to the heritage of slavery, the slave alternate and post-slavery in Africa.

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