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The American Slave-Trade

John R. Spears

The American Slave-Trade

an account of its origin, growth and suppression

by John R. Spears

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Published by Bickers & Son in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementillustrated by Walter Appleton Clark.
The Physical Object
Pagination232p. :
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18575815M

The Secret Relationship Between Blacks and Jews is a two-volume work released in by the Nation of Islam which asserts that Jews dominated the Atlantic slave trade. The Secret Relationship has been widely criticized for being antisemitic and for failing to provide an objective analysis of the role of Jews in the slave trade. The American Historical Association issued a Publisher: The Final Call. Slave traders transported African people across the ocean to work in the American colonies that belonged to Britain and then to the independent nation of the United States of America from American farmers sold their crops, like sugar and cotton, to Britain and other European countries.

The Slave Trade is alive with villains and heroes and illuminated by eyewitness accounts. Hugh Thomas's achievement is not only to present a compelling history of the time but to answer as well such controversial questions as who the traders were, the extent of the profits, and why so many African rulers and peoples willingly ed on: Febru Get this from a library! The African-American slave trade. [Christine Hatt] -- Recounts the history of slavery and the slave trade in the United States discussing their causes, the slave experience, the Civil War, and Reconstruction and its aftermath. Suggested level: secondary.

Slavery In America summary: Slavery in America began in the early 17th Century and continued to be practiced for the next years by the colonies and states. Slaves, mostly from Africa, worked in the production of tobacco crops and later, cotton. With the invention of the cotton gin in along with the growing demand for the product in Europe, the use of slaves in the South . "Slaves Waiting for Sale: Abolitionist Art and the American Slave Trade," a new book by Maurie McInnis, art history professor and associate dean for academic programs in the University of Virginia's College of Arts & Sciences, tells the story of the slave trade from the vantage point of British artist Eyre Crowe's paintings and drawings.


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The American Slave-Trade by John R. Spears Download PDF EPUB FB2

The American Slave Coast tells the horrific story of how the slavery business in the United States made the reproductive labor of “breeding women” essential to the expansion of the nation.

The book shows how slaves’ children, and their children’s children, were human savings accounts that were the basis of money and by: "Jews and the American Slave Trade is a much needed response to an explosive issue that has been plagued with false charges and pseudo-scholarship.

In a calm, logical and precise academic fashion, Dr. Friedman amply proves that Jews did not dominate the slave trade to and in America and, in fact, played a minuscule role even when part of the Cited by: Good book about information on the African American Slave Trade.

It gives details about the conditions The American Slave-Trade book slaves, the way the slave trade operated, as well as the way slaves were transported and the slave ship itself/5. Slavery in the United States became, more or less, self-sustaining by natural increase among the current slaves and their descendants.

Despite the ban, slave imports continued through smugglers bringing in slaves past the U.S. Navy's African Slave Trade Patrol to South Carolina, and overland from Texas and Florida, both under Spanish control.

The Nation of Islam's "Secret Relationship between Blacks and Jews "has been called one of the most serious anti-Semitic manuscripts published in years. This work of so-called scholars received great celebrity from individuals like Louis Farrakhan, Leonard Jeffries, and Khalid Abdul Muhammed who used the document to claim that Jews dominated both transatlantic and 5/5(2).

As Saul Friedman definitively documents in Jews and the American Slave Trade, historical evidence suggests that Jews played a minimal role in the transatlantic, South American, Caribbean, and antebellum slave and the American Slave Trade dissects the questionable historical technique employed in Secret Relationship, offers a Pages: A map of the United States that shows 'free states,' 'slave states,' and 'undecided' ones, as it appeared in the book 'American Slavery and Colour,' by William Chambers, Stock Montage/Getty.

The domestic slave trade in the US distributed the African American population throughout the South in a migration that greatly surpassed in volume the Atlantic Slave Trade to North America.

Though Congress outlawed the African slave trade indomestic slave trade flourished, and the slave population in the US nearly tripled over the next. By Julie Hawks January 5, Comments Off on Reparations for Slavery and the Slave Trade: A New Book on the Idea of Reparations This post is part of our blog series that announces the publication of selected new books in African American History and African Diaspora Studies.

Papers of the American slave trade. Series A, Selections from the Rhode Island Historical Society [microfilm] / editorial adviser, Jay Coughtry.

microfilm reels ; 35 mm.—(Black studies research sources) Accompanied by a printed guide compiled by Martin P. Schipper, entitled: A guide to the microfilm edition of Papers of the American slave Size: KB.

The slave trade moved in a triangle; setting out from British ports, ships would transport various goods to the western coast of Africa, where they would be exchanged for slaves. The slaves were then brought to the West Indies or to the colonies of North or South America, where they were traded for agricultural staples for the return voyage.

David Eltis and David Richardson, Atlas of the Transatlantic Slave Trade won the Louis Gottschalk Prize given by the American Society for Eighteenth Century Studies.

This prize is for an outstanding historical or critical study on the eighteenth century and carries an award of $1,/5(2). Read an excerpt from 'The Great Stain: Witnessing American Slavery' by Noel Rae American history's Christian slaveholders—and, if asked, most would have defined themselves as Christian—had two Author: Noel Rae.

transatlantic slave trade, part of the global slave trade that transported 10–12 million enslaved Africans to the Americas from the 16th to the 19th century. In the ‘triangular trade,’ arms and textiles went from Europe to Africa, slaves from Africa to the Americas, and sugar and coffee from the Americas to Europe.

The back of each book features a brief summary of important dates, a glossary, and a recommended reading list. Available in both paperback and hardcover editions, these volumes will be welcomed by teachers for classroom use, and will also fill a valuable niche in school and public libraries.

The African-American Slave Trade R. Grant. American Slavery as It Is: Testimony of a Thousand Witnesses is a book written by the American abolitionist Theodore Dwight Weld, his wife Angelina Grimké, and her sister Sarah Grimké, which was published in A key figure in the abolitionist movement, Weld was a white New wife, Angelina, and sister-in-law Sarah, were from a Southern slave-owning Published: American Anti-Slavery Society.

Over a period of about years, about million African people were kidnapped and sold into slavery. These people were packed onto to crowded ships, and brought to the New World, the Americans, as a source of free labor.

People were traded for goods. The slave trade was profitable and cruel. People would return from working in the fields. The book Slaves Waiting for Sale: Abolitionist Art and the American Slave Trade, Maurie D. McInnis is published by University of Chicago Press.

An investigation of US participation in the transatlantic slave trade to the Americas, from the American Revolution to the Civil War While much of modern scholarship has focused on the American slave trade’s impact within the United States, considerably less has addressed its effects in other parts of the Americas.

slaves, as well as making it illegal for American citizens to engage in the slave trade between any nations, regardless if the ship originated in the U.S.

or was owned by a U.S. citizen. It also gave U.S. authorities the right to seize slave ships which were caught transporting slaves and confiscate their Size: KB. THE SLAVE TRADE: The Story of the Atlantic Slave Trade: is, perhaps, the single most-important work dealing with the slave trade.

This masterful work builds on and partially overlaps John Thornton's AFRICA AND AFRICANS IN THE MAKING OF THE ATLANTIC WORLD, and Edward William Bovill's THE GOLDEN TRADE OF THE Cited by: Journal of American Studies “Professor Curtin’s new book is up to his customary standard of performance: within the limits he set for himself, The Atlantic Slave Trade could hardly be a better or more important book.”—American Historical Review.Get this from a library!

The African-American slave trade. [R G Grant] -- Slavery and freedom, - How the Atlantic slave trade grew - Slavery in the new world - Struggle for Abolition - The aftermath of slavery.