The Slave Ship: A Human History

৯ Free Kindle Read @The Slave Ship: A Human History Რ Ebook Author Marcus Rediker ‑ ৯ Free Kindle Read @The Slave Ship: A Human History Რ Ebook Author Marcus Rediker ‑ The missing link in the chain of American slavery For three centuries slave ships carted millions of people from the coasts of Africa across the Atlantic to the Americas Much is known of the slave trade and the American plantation system, but little of the ships that made it all possible In The Slave Ship, award winning historian Marcus Rediker draws on thirty years of research in maritime archives to create an unprecedented history of these vessels and the human drama acted out on their rolling decks He reconstructs in chilling detail the lives, deaths, and terrors of captains, sailors, and the enslaved aboard a floating dungeon trailed by sharks From the young African kidnapped from his village and sold into slavery by a neighboring tribe to the would be priest who takes a job as a sailor on a slave ship only to be horrified at the evil he sees to the captain who relishes having a hell of my own, Rediker illuminates the lives of people who were thought to have left no trace This is a tale of tragedy and terror, but also an epic of resilience, survival, and the creation of something entirely new Marcus Rediker restores the slave ship to its rightful place alongside the plantation as a formative institution of slavery, a place where a profound and still haunting history of race, class, and modern economy was made This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title. Meermin slave mutiny Wikipedia An th century Dutch hoeker The Meermin took place in February and lasted for three weeks was one of the East India Company s fleet Trans Trade Database has information on almost , slaving voyages that forcibly embarked over million Africans transport to Americas American History Connecting with with Past Volume Alan Brinkley Books Boykott Ein Boykott ist ein organisiertes wirtschaftliches, soziales oder politisches Zwangs Druckmittel, durch das eine Person, Personengruppe, Unternehmen The Slave Ship: A Human History

    • Kindle
    • B000XB7B1M
    • The Slave Ship: A Human History
    • Marcus Rediker
    • English
    • 09 March 2016

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