Plantation Slavery on the East Coast of Africa / Edition 1

Plantation Slavery on the East Coast of Africa / Edition 1

by Frederic Cooper
     
 

ISBN-10: 0435074199

ISBN-13: 9780435074197

Pub. Date: 05/05/1997

Publisher: Heinemann

Based on extensive research, and drawing on a wide range of sources, including local documents and interviews with descendants of both slaves and slaveowners, Cooper reconstructs the plantation economy of the East African coast and its effects on slaves. His work is intelligent, quite readable, and broadly comparative, as he relates the regional variations in slave

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Based on extensive research, and drawing on a wide range of sources, including local documents and interviews with descendants of both slaves and slaveowners, Cooper reconstructs the plantation economy of the East African coast and its effects on slaves. His work is intelligent, quite readable, and broadly comparative, as he relates the regional variations in slave systems along the coast and sets them beside forms of slavery

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780435074197
Publisher:
Heinemann
Publication date:
05/05/1997
Series:
Classics of African Studies Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
332
Sales rank:
1,260,921
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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