Birth of Black America: The Age of Discovery and the Slave Trade, 1st Edition

  • Series Name: Milestones in Black American History
  • Andrew Frank
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  • ISBN-10: 143816260X
  • ISBN-13: 9781438162607
  • DDC: 352.44
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released January 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Overview

Birth of Black America: The Age of Discovery and the Slave Trade, part of the Milestones in Black American History series, describes European expansion into Africa and the New World, demonstrating how the Age of Discovery led directly to the Atlantic slave trade and the birth of African-American history. The resource provides an in-depth look at the capture, transportation, and sale of African men and women, as well as their often fierce resistance to enslavement.

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Milestones in Black American History

Each title covers the contributions of African Americans over a specific time period as they relate to historic milestones toward freedom and equality.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
Introduction.
Chapters.
1: Discovery and Africa.
2: The New World.
3: Race Slavery.
4: The Slave Trade in Africa.
5: The Middle Passage.
6: Arrival in the Americas.
7: The End of the Trade.
Support Materials.
Further Reading.