Where the Negroes Are Masters

Where the Negroes Are Masters

by Randy J. Sparks
     
 

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Annamaboe--largest slave trading port on the Gold Coast--was home to wily African merchants whose partnerships with Europeans made the town an integral part of Atlantic webs of exchange. Randy Sparks recreates the outpost's feverish bustle and brutality, tracing the entrepreneurs, black and white, who thrived on a lucrative traffic in human beings.

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Annamaboe--largest slave trading port on the Gold Coast--was home to wily African merchants whose partnerships with Europeans made the town an integral part of Atlantic webs of exchange. Randy Sparks recreates the outpost's feverish bustle and brutality, tracing the entrepreneurs, black and white, who thrived on a lucrative traffic in human beings.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674727762
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
01/13/2014
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
4 MB

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