Slavery & Emancipation
epub |eng | 2012-02-29 | Author:Peter Stothard [STOTHARD, PETER]

He wrote on other subjects which scholars have reconstructed from the first discoveries at this palatial seaside villa. Much effort has been devoted to explaining his charred thoughts on sound ...
( Category: General February 6,2015 )
epub |eng | 2014-09-10 | Author:Jerry Toner [Toner, Jerry]

COMMENTARY Falx’s tougher side re-emerges in this chapter. But the physical punishment of slaves by their Roman masters was normal, acceptable and routine. In Roman comedies by Plautus, for example, ...
( Category: Rome November 24,2014 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2012-07-25 | Author:Catherine Higgs [Higgs, Catherine]

Lourenco Marques, Mozambique. From Collection A2717-32, by permission of Historical Papers, William Cullen Library, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa. By 1898, when the city became the capital, 4,902 ...
( Category: Discrimination & Racism November 24,2014 )
epub |eng | | Author:Frederick Douglass

Kbb CHAPTER XVIII. NEW RELATIONS AND DUTIES CHANGE OF MASTERS—BENEFITS DERIVED BY THE CHANGE—FAME OF THE FIGHT WITH COVEY—RECKLESS UNCONCERN—AUTHOR’S ABHORRENCE OF SLAVERY—ABILITY TO READ A CAUSE OF PREJUDICE—THE HOLIDAYS—How ...
( Category: African-American Studies November 11,2014 )
epub |eng | 2008-11-06 | Author:E. Benjamin Skinner

After a weekin Chişinău, Petrică and I drove to a point of origin for the new Middle Passage: one of the hundreds of Moldovan villages that slave traders had drained ...
( Category: Discrimination & Racism November 7,2014 )
epub |eng | | Author:Higgs, Catherine

FIGURE 25. Alfredo Augusto Freire de Andrade, c. 1910. Photograph in Francisco Mantero, Manual Labour in S. Thomé and Principe (Lisbon, 1910), facing p. 38. By permission of Mantero’s great-grandson, ...
( Category: Discrimination & Racism November 7,2014 )
epub |eng | | Author:Hugh Thomas

* * * IThe first naval vessel to be copper-sheathed was the frigate Alarm in 1761, and the second the discovery ship Dolphin. IISee page 162. IIIThe publication of these ...
( Category: Discrimination & Racism October 16,2014 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2007-05-16 | Author:Captain James Riley

CHAPTER XVII. Some fresh fish are procured—they pass several small walled villages, and meet with robbers on horseback NEAR evening we met and passed a man driving an ass laden ...
( Category: Discrimination & Racism June 7,2014 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2010-03-01 | Author:Rediker, Marcus [Rediker, Marcus]

Sailors, Slaves, and Violence The Liverpool writer “Dicky Sam” described the violent reality of the slave ship this way: “the captain bullies the men, the men torture the slaves, the ...
( Category: History March 25,2014 )