Slave Ships and Slaving

By: George Francis Dow

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Extraordinary collection of commentaries by ships' doctors and captains, as well as written testimonies for a parliamentary committee investigating the slave trade. Accounts 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.

Title: Slave Ships and Slaving

Author: George Francis Dow

Categories: African American, Slavery,

Publisher: Dover Publications:

ISBN Number: 0486421112

ISBN Number 13: 9780486421117

Binding: Softcover

Book Details: 396 pages, 5 1/4 x 8 1/2, Softcover, Dover Publications

Seller ID: 421112

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396 pages, 5 1/4 x 8 1/2, Softcover, Dover Publications