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Slave ships and slaving / by George Francis Dow ; with an introduction by Ernest H. Pentecost.


Port Washington, N.Y. : Kennikat Press, 1969.
ISBN , 9780804605274, 0804605270

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Gelman stacks
HT 1322 .D6 1969 Available Request
American
LIB stacks
HT1322 .D6 Available Request
George Mason
Fenwick stacks
HT1322.D68 S6 Available Request
Howard
Founders Library stacks
HT1322 D6 1969 Available Request
Founders Library stacks
HT1322 D6 1969 Available Request
Subjects Africa, West.
Slave ships -- History.
Slave ships.
Slave trade -- Africa, West.
Slave trade.
Slave traders.
Description xxxv, 349 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Copyright Date 1969.
Notes Reprint of the 1927 edition.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary This is a collection of commentaries by ships' doctors and captains, as well as written testimonies for a parliamentary committee investigating the slave trade. Accounts, varying from sympathetic to indifferent, relate horrifying events and conditions--the holding pens or "factories," living conditions aboard ships, mutinies and their suppression, and more. 54 period engravings and other illustrations accompany the grim record.
Genre History.
Geographic Area Africa, West
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8277
(OCoLC)ocm00008277
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Dow, George Francis, 1868-1936.
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