all ebooks in category: Slavery & Emancipation History

The Fortunes of Africa: A 5000-Year History of Wealth, Greed, and Endeavor
English | October 14, 2014 | ISBN: 1610394593, 1610396359 | EPUB | 745 pages | 5.5 MB

A sweeping history the fortune seekers, adventurers, despots, and thieves who have ruthlessly endeavored to extract gold, diamonds, and other treasures from Africa and its …

Free At Last!: The Impact of Freed Slaves on the Roman Empire
English | March 1, 2012 | ISBN: 185399751X, 1472504496 | EPUB | 224 pages | 5 MB

How did freed slaves reinvent themselves after the shackles of slavery had been lifted? How were they reintegrated into society, and what was their social …

The Freedom of Speech : Talk and Slavery in the Anglo-Caribbean World
English | 2019 | ISBN: 022665592X | 320 Pages | PDF | 10.4 MB

The institution of slavery has always depended on enforcing the boundaries between slaveholders and the enslaved. As historical geographer Miles Ogborn reveals in The Freedom …

Gold Coast Diasporas: Identity, Culture, and Power
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0253016940 | 342 pages | PDF | 4,4 MB

Although they came from distinct polities and peoples who spoke different languages, slaves from the African Gold Coast were collectively identified by Europeans as "Coromantee" …

The Trade in the Living : The Formation of Brazil in the South Atlantic, Sixteenth to Seventeenth Centuries
English | 2018 | ISBN: 1438469292 | 644 Pages | PDF | 19 MB

Macro-level study of the South Atlantic throughout the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries demonstrating how Brazil’s emergence was built on the longest and most intense slave …

100 Turning Points in American History
English | April 1st, 2019 | ISBN: 1493037439 | 392 pages | EPUB | 17.26 MB

100 Turning Points in American History is the first in a series of books about the critical decisions, events, inventions, and discoveries that shaped our …