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Author Eltis, David, 1940-

Title Atlas of the transatlantic slave trade [cartographic material] / David Eltis and David Richardson ; foreword by David Brion Davis ; afterword by David W. Blight

Publ Info New Haven : Yale University Press, [2010]
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Descript xxvi, 307 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 32 cm
cartographic image rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Lewis Walpole series in eighteenth-century culture and history
Contents Nations transporting slaves from Africa, 1501-1867 -- Ports outfitting voyages in the transatlantic slave trade -- The African coastal origins of slaves and the links between Africa and the Atlantic world -- The experience of the Middle Passage --- The destinations of slaves in the Americas and their links with the Atlantic world -- Abolition and suppression of the transatlantic slave trade
Note Between 1501 and 1867, the transatlantic slave trade claimed an estimated 12.5 million Africans and involved almost every country with an Atlantic coastline. This atlas deals with 350-year history of kidnapping and coercion. It features nearly 200 maps that explore details of the African slave traffic to the New World
LC subject Slave trade -- Africa -- History -- Maps
Slave trade -- History -- Maps
Slave trade -- Africa -- History
Slave trade -- History
Atlases. lcgft
Add Author Richardson, David, 1946-
ISBN 9780300124606 (hbk.)
0300124600 (hbk.)