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Where the Negroes Are Masters

An African Port in the Era of the Slave Trade

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$35.50 • £28.95 • €32.00

ISBN 9780674724877

Publication Date: 01/06/2014

Short

328 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

23 halftones, 4 maps

World

  • Maps
    • “A Map of the Gold Coast from Issini to Alampi, by M. D’Anville. April 1729.”
    • Eighteenth-Century West Africa and Some of the Major European Forts along the Gold Coast
  • Introduction
  • 1. Annamaboe Joins the Atlantic World
  • 2. John Corrantee and Slave-Trade Diplomacy at Annamaboe
  • 3. Richard Brew and the World of an African-Atlantic Merchant
  • 4. The Process of Enslavement at Annamaboe
  • 5. Tracing the Trade: Annamaboe and the Rum Men
  • 6. A World in Motion: Annamaboe in the Atlantic Community
  • 7. Things Fall Apart: The End of the Eighteenth-Century Atlantic World
  • Conclusion
  • Important Terms, Names, and Places
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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