Describes the history of how the 'Africa Trade' formed the backbone of the British Empire.
This book retells the story of how the international commodity market in Africans operated, how transportation of millions of Africans over thousands of miles developed and how the experience affected slaves both in bondage and then in freedom.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 192 pages
- Publisher: The History Press Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/10/2007
- Category: British & Irish history
- ISBN: 9780752444277