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INHERITING THE TRADE: A Northern Family Confronts Its Legacy as the Largest Slave-Trading Dynasty in U.S. History

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Memoir of the author's journey, with a group of cousins, to retrace the route of the infamous "triangle trade" that made their ancestors rich.In 2001, 46-year-old DeWolf was a writer and public official living in a mostly white Oregon county. He describes himself as largely unconcerned with race and racism. Then, the bombshell: Contacted by Katrina Browne, a distant cousin from Rhode Island, he ... Read full review

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