The slave ship : a human history

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Rediker, Marcus.
Physical Description:434 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 361-415) and index.
Published: New York : Viking, 2007.
Table of Contents:
  • Life, death, and terror in the slave trade
  • The evolution of the slave ship
  • African paths to the Middle Passage
  • Olaudah Equiano : astonishment and terror
  • James Field Stanfield and the floating dungeon
  • John Newton and the peaceful kingdom
  • The captain's own hell
  • The sailor's vast machine
  • From captives to shipmates
  • The long voyage of the slave ship Brooks
  • Epilogue: endless passage.