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

although the background of slavery is a primary subject for African, Atlantic international and international heritage, lots of the assets offering learn during this quarter are eu in foundation. To forged mild on African views, and close to view of enslaved women and men, this crew of most sensible Africanist students has tested either traditional historic resources (such as ecu trip money owed, colonial files, proceedings, and missionary documents) and less-explored resources of knowledge (such as folklore, oral traditions, songs and proverbs, lifestyles histories amassed by means of missionaries and colonial officers, correspondence in Arabic, and consular and admiralty interviews with runaway slaves). each one resource has a brief advent highlighting its value and orienting the reader. this primary of 2 volumes presents scholars and students with a trove of African assets for learning African slavery and slave trade.

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