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EAN-139781146166119   EAN-13 barcode 9781146166119
Product NameAfrica And Africans In The Making Of The Atlantic World, 1400-1800 (Studies In Comparative World History)
LanguageEnglish
CategoryBook / Magazine / Publication
Short DescriptionHeight:7.32 inches / Length:0.6 inches / Weight:1.16 pounds / Width:9.53 inches
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SKU8792360
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Height8.98 inches    (convert)
Length5.98 inches    (convert)
Weight19.2 ounces    (convert)
AuthorJohn Thornton
Page Count380
BindingPaperback
Published04/28/1998
Long DescriptionThis book explores Africa's involvement in the Atlantic world from the fifteenth through the eighteenth centuries. It focuses especially on the causes and consequences of the slave trade, in Africa, in Europe, and in the New World. Prior to 1680, Africa's economic and military strength enabled African elites to determine how trade with Europe developed. Thornton examines the dynamics which made slaves so necessary to European colonizers. He explains why African slaves were placed in significant roles. Estate structure and demography affected the capacity of slaves to form a self-sustaining society and behave as cultural actors.
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