Sins of the fathers: a study of the Atlantic slave traders, 1441-1807

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Knopf, 1967 - History - 286 pages
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A one sided view of the history of the African Slave Trade. The author shys away from the conterverisal questions and sticks to the greed issue of the Europeans. Interesting, but leaves many questions unanswered. Makes no mention of pre-European slave tade by Arabs. Read full review

SINS OF THE FATHERS: The Atlantic Slave Trade 1441-1807

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Pope-Hennessy's 1967 book chronicles the Atlantic slave trade from 1441 to 1807. The author drew his primary source information from the journals and letters of traders, sailors, and slaves to present ... Read full review

Contents

And the candles would not burn
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How Curiosity Became Geometry
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The Gates of Mercy
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