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The suppression of the Atlantic slave trade : British policies, practices and representations of naval coercion / edited by Robert Burroughs and Richard Huzzey.

Other author/creatorBurroughs, Robert M., 1980-
Other author/creatorHuzzey, Richard, 1982-
Format Book and Print
Publication Info Manchester, UK : Manchester University Press, 2015.
Copyright Notice ©2015
Descriptionviii, 216 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Studies in imperialism
Studies in imperialism (Manchester, England)
Contents Suppression of the Atlantic slave trade: abolition from ship to shore / Robert Burroughs -- The politics of slave-trade suppression / Richard Huzzey -- 'Tis enough that we give them liberty'?: liberated Africans at Sierra Leone in the early era of slave-trade suppression / Emma Christopher -- A "most miserable business": naval officers' experiences of slave-trade suppression / Mary Wills -- British and African health in the anti-slave-trade squadron / John Rankin -- Slave-trade-suppression and the culture of anti-slavery in nineteenth-century Britain / Robert Burroughs -- Slave-trade-suppression and the image of West Africa in nineteenth-century Britain / David Lambert -- History, memory, and commemoration of Atlantic slave-trade-suppression / Richard Huzzey and John McAleer.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2015452740
ISBN9780719085116 (hbk.)
ISBN071908511X (hbk.)

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