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Author Lovejoy, Paul E
Title Transformations in slavery [electronic resource] : a history of slavery in Africa / Paul E. Lovejoy
Imprint Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012
Edition 3rd ed
Descript xxiv, 381 p. : maps
Series African studies ; 117
African studies series ; 117
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Machine generated contents note: 1. Africa and slavery; 2. On the frontiers of Islam, 1400-1600; 3. The export trade in slaves, 1600-1800; 4. The enslavement of Africans, 1600-1800; 5. The organization of slave marketing, 1600-1800; 6. Relationships of dependency, 1600-1800; 7. The nineteenth-century slave trade; 8. Slavery and 'legitimate trade' on the west African coast; 9. Slavery in the savanna during the era of the Jihads; 10. Slavery in central, southern, and eastern Africa in the nineteenth century; 11. The abolitionist impulse; 12. Slavery in the political economy of Africa
"This history of African slavery from the fifteenth to the early twentieth centuries examines how indigenous African slavery developed within an international context. The new edition revises statistical material and incorporates recent research"-- Provided by publisher
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries
Subject Slavery -- Africa -- History
Slave trade -- Africa -- History
Electronic books
Alt Author ProQuest (Firm)
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