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Author Falconbridge, Alexander, -1792.

Title An account of the slave trade on the coast of Africa / by Alexander Falconbridge
Published London : Printed by J. Phillips ..., 1788
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Description 1 online resource (55 pages
Series Empire online. Section 1, Cultural contacts, 1492-1969
Summary Employed as a surgeon on various slave ships, Falconbridge had first-hand knowledge of many aspects of the slave trade. Writing as an abolitionist, he describes the slave trade's organisation and methods, and vividly relates the treatment and conditions of slaves and those employed on slave ships
Subject Slave trade -- Africa -- Early works to 1800.
Slave trade -- West Indies, British -- Early works to 1800.
Form Electronic book
Author Bodleian Library.
Adam Matthew Digital (Firm)