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Title:
Slave ship : a human history
Author:
Rediker, Marcus.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Viking, [2007]

©2007
Physical Description:
434 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Life, death, and terror in the slave trade -- The evolution of the slave ship -- African paths to the middle passage -- Olaudah Equiano: astonishment and terror -- James Field Stanfi Eld and the floating dungeon -- John Newton and the peaceful kingdom -- The captain's own hell -- The sailor's vast machine -- From captives to shipmates -- The long voyage of the slave ship brookes -- Epilogue: endless passage -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Index.
ISBN:
9780670018239
Format :
Book