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African voices of the Atlantic slave trade : beyond the silence and the shame / Anne C. Bailey.

Author/creator Bailey, Anne C. (Anne Caroline)
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoBoston : Beacon Press, ©2005.
Description289 pages : illustrations, 1 map ; 23 cm
Supplemental Content Table of contents
Contents Introduction: from the Middle Passage to middle quarters, Jamaica: the transformation of a personal journey -- The incident at Atorkor: a break with the past -- African agency in the Atlantic slave trade -- African resistance: the slave who whipt her mistress and ganed her fredom and other oral and written tales -- European and American agency in the Atlantic slave trade -- The social and political impact of the Atlantic slave trade on the old Slave Coast -- Subversion of the sacred: the effects of the Atlantic slave trade on Slave Coast -- Reparations as rememory and redress.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 263-279) and index.
LCCN 2004015082
ISBN0807055123 (cloth : alk. paper)

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