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Daisy Turner Daisy Turner's Kin: An African American Family Saga
by Jane C. Beck
£16.99   paperback   (2015)
ISBN 13: 9780252080791 | ISBN 10: 0252080793
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The Heroic Slave: A Cultural and Critical Edition by Frederick Douglass; Edited by R.S. Levine, J. Stauffer, and J.R. McKivigan The Heroic Slave: A Cultural and Critical Edition
by Frederick Douglass; Edited by R.S. Levine, J. Stauffer, and J.R. McKivigan
£7.99   paperback   (2015)
ISBN 13: 9780300184624 | ISBN 10: 030018462x
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Cugoano Against Slavery by Martin Hoyles Cugoano Against Slavery
by Martin Hoyles
£9.99   paperback   (2015)
ISBN 13: 9781906190972 | ISBN 10: 1906190976
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Gateway to Freedom: The Hidden History of America Gateway to Freedom: The Hidden History of America's Fugitive Slaves
by Eric Foner
£18.99   hardback   (2015)
ISBN 13: 9780198737902 | ISBN 10: 0198737904
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American Slavery: A Very Short Introduction by Heather Andrea Williams American Slavery: A Very Short Introduction
by Heather Andrea Williams
£7.99   paperback   (2014)
ISBN 13: 9780199922680 | ISBN 10: 0199922683
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My Bondage and My Freedom by Frederick Douglass My Bondage and My Freedom
by Frederick Douglass
£8.99   paperback   (2014)
ISBN 13: 9780300190595 | ISBN 10: 030019059x
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Black Salt: Seafarers of African Descent on British Ships by Ray Costello Black Salt: Seafarers of African Descent on British Ships
by Ray Costello
£19.99   paperback   (2014)
ISBN 13: 9781781380147 | ISBN 10: 1781380147
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The American Crucible: Slavery, Emancipation and Human Rights by Robin Blackburn The American Crucible: Slavery, Emancipation and Human Rights
by Robin Blackburn
£14.99   paperback   (2013)
ISBN 13: 9781781681060 | ISBN 10: 1781681066
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12 Years A Slave: A True Story of Betrayal, Kidnap and Slavery by Solomon Northup 12 Years A Slave: A True Story of Betrayal, Kidnap and Slavery
by Solomon Northup
£8.99   paperback   (2013)
ISBN 13: 9781843914716 | ISBN 10: 1843914719
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Sugar in the Blood: A Family Sugar in the Blood: A Family's Story of Slavery and Empire
by Andrea Stuart
£9.99   paperback   (2013)
ISBN 13: 9781846270727 | ISBN 10: 1846270723
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The Amistad Rebellion: An Atlantic Odyssey of Slavery and Freedom by Marcus Rediker The Amistad Rebellion: An Atlantic Odyssey of Slavery and Freedom
by Marcus Rediker
£20.00   hardback   (2013)
ISBN 13: 9781781682500 | ISBN 10: 178168250x
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Great Speeches by Frederick Douglass by Frederick Douglass, edited by James Daley Great Speeches by Frederick Douglass
by Frederick Douglass, edited by James Daley
£4.50   paperback   (2013)
ISBN 13: 9780486498829 | ISBN 10: 0486498824
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Characters of Blood: Black Heroism in the Transatlantic Imagination by Celeste-Marie Bernier Characters of Blood: Black Heroism in the Transatlantic Imagination
by Celeste-Marie Bernier
£35.95   paperback   (2012)
ISBN 13: 9780813933245 | ISBN 10: 0813933242
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Twelve Years a Slave by Solomon Northup Twelve Years a Slave
by Solomon Northup
£9.99   paperback   (2012)
ISBN 13: 9780143106708 | ISBN 10: 0143106708
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Slavery by Another Name by Douglas A. Blackmon Slavery by Another Name
by Douglas A. Blackmon
£12.99   paperback   (2012)
ISBN 13: 9781848314122 | ISBN 10: 1848314124
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Creating Memorials, Building Identities: The Politics of Memory in the Black Atlantic by Alan Rice Creating Memorials, Building Identities: The Politics of Memory in the Black Atlantic
by Alan Rice
£16.99   paperback   (2012)
ISBN 13: 9781846317590 | ISBN 10: 1846317592
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A Brief History of Slavery by Jeremy Black A Brief History of Slavery
by Jeremy Black
£8.99   paperback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9781849016896 | ISBN 10: 1849016895
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The Zong: A Massacre, the Law and the End of Slavery by James Walvin The Zong: A Massacre, the Law and the End of Slavery
by James Walvin
£18.99   hardback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9780300125559 | ISBN 10: 0300125550
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The Slave Trade: History Files by James Walvin The Slave Trade: History Files
by James Walvin
£12.95   paperback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9780500289174 | ISBN 10: 0500289174
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The Overthrow of Colonial Slavery 1776-1848 by Robin Blackburn The Overthrow of Colonial Slavery 1776-1848
by Robin Blackburn
£19.99   paperback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9781844674756 | ISBN 10: 1844674754
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The Black Diaspora of the Americas: Experiences and Theories of the Caribbean by Christine Chivallon The Black Diaspora of the Americas: Experiences and Theories of the Caribbean
by Christine Chivallon
£18.95   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9789766373962 | ISBN 10: 9766373965
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Transatlantic Slavery: An Introduction by Richard Benjamin and David Fleming Transatlantic Slavery: An Introduction
by Richard Benjamin and David Fleming
£9.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9781846316395 | ISBN 10: 1846316391
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The Loss of El Dorado: A Colonial History by V.S. Naipaul The Loss of El Dorado: A Colonial History
by V.S. Naipaul
£10.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9780330522847 | ISBN 10: 0330522841
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Freedom by Any Means: Con Games, Voodoo Schemes, True Love and Lawsuits on the Underground Railroad by Betty DeRamus Freedom by Any Means: Con Games, Voodoo Schemes, True Love and Lawsuits on the Underground Railroad
by Betty DeRamus
£10.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9781439126752 | ISBN 10: 1439126755
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Liverpool and Transatlantic Slavery by Edited by David Richardson, Suzanne Schwarz and Anthony Tibbles Liverpool and Transatlantic Slavery
by Edited by David Richardson, Suzanne Schwarz and Anthony Tibbles
£19.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9781846312441 | ISBN 10: 1846312442
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Sweet Water and Bitter: The Ships That Stopped the Slave Trade by Sian Rees Sweet Water and Bitter: The Ships That Stopped the Slave Trade
by Sian Rees
£9.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9781845951177 | ISBN 10: 1845951174
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Darwin Darwin's Sacred Cause: Race, Slavery and the Quest for Human Origins
by Adrian Desmond and James Moore
£12.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9780141032207 | ISBN 10: 0141032200
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Rough Crossings: Britain, the Slaves and the American Revolution by Simon Schama Rough Crossings: Britain, the Slaves and the American Revolution
by Simon Schama
£9.99   paperback   (2009)
ISBN 13: 9780099536079 | ISBN 10: 0099536072
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The Slave Ship: A Human History by Marcus Rediker The Slave Ship: A Human History
by Marcus Rediker
£9.99   paperback   (2008)
ISBN 13: 9780719563034 | ISBN 10: 0719563038
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Not With Silver by Simi Bedford Not With Silver
by Simi Bedford
£7.99   paperback   (2008)
ISBN 13: 9780099445173 | ISBN 10: 0099445174
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White Cargo: The Forgotten History of Britain by Don Jordan and Michael Walsh White Cargo: The Forgotten History of Britain
by Don Jordan and Michael Walsh
£8.99   paperback   (2008)
ISBN 13: 9781845961930 | ISBN 10: 1845961935
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The Black Holocaust for Beginners by S E Anderson The Black Holocaust for Beginners
by S E Anderson
£12.99   paperback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9781934389034 | ISBN 10: 193438903x
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Britain Britain's Slave Empire
by James Walvin
£12.99   paperback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9780752444277 | ISBN 10: 0752444271
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Slavery to Freedom: Britain Slavery to Freedom: Britain's Slave Trade and Abolition
by James Walvin
£4.99   paperback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9781841652207 | ISBN 10: 1841652202
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Slaves without Masters: The Free Negro in the Antebellum South by Ira Berlin Slaves without Masters: The Free Negro in the Antebellum South
by Ira Berlin
£12.99   paperback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9781595581730 | ISBN 10: 1595581731
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Remembering Slavery: African Americans Talk About Their Personal Experiences of Slavery by Edited by Ira Berlin, Marc Favreau, and Stephen F. Miller Remembering Slavery: African Americans Talk About Their Personal Experiences of Slavery
by Edited by Ira Berlin, Marc Favreau, and Stephen F. Miller
£18.99   paperback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9781595582287 | ISBN 10: 1595582282
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Red River by Lalita Tademy Red River
by Lalita Tademy
£7.99   paperback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9780755332700 | ISBN 10: 0755332709
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The African American Slave Narrative by Edited by Audrey Fisch The African American Slave Narrative
by Edited by Audrey Fisch
£17.99   paperback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9780521615266 | ISBN 10: 0521615267
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A Short History of Slavery by James Walvin A Short History of Slavery
by James Walvin
£9.99   paperback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9780141027982 | ISBN 10: 0141027983
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After Abolition: Britain and the Slave Trade Since 1807 by Marika Sherwood After Abolition: Britain and the Slave Trade Since 1807
by Marika Sherwood
£20.00   hardback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9781845113650 | ISBN 10: 1845113659
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Underground Railroad in New York and New Jersey by William J. Switala Underground Railroad in New York and New Jersey
by William J. Switala
£16.99   paperback   (2006)
ISBN 13: 9780811732581 | ISBN 10: 0811732584
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The Freedom Stairs: The Story of Adam Lowry Rankin, Underground Railroad Conductor by Marilyn Weymouth Seguin The Freedom Stairs: The Story of Adam Lowry Rankin, Underground Railroad Conductor
by Marilyn Weymouth Seguin
£10.99   paperback   (2006)
ISBN 13: 9780828320849 | ISBN 10: 0828320845
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The Trader, the Owner, the Slave: Parallel Lives in the Age of Slavery by James Walvin The Trader, the Owner, the Slave: Parallel Lives in the Age of Slavery
by James Walvin
£8.99   paperback   (2006)
ISBN 13: 9780712667630 | ISBN 10: 0712667636
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Slave Song by David Dabydeen Slave Song
by David Dabydeen
£7.99   paperback   (2006)
ISBN 13: 9781845230043 | ISBN 10: 1845230043
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Women Women's Slave Narratives
by Annie L Burton et al
£6.99   paperback   (2006)
ISBN 13: 9780486445557 | ISBN 10: 0486445550
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Freedom: A Photographic History of the African American Struggle by Manning Marable and Leith Mullings, picture-editing by Sophie Spencer-Wood Freedom: A Photographic History of the African American Struggle
by Manning Marable and Leith Mullings, picture-editing by Sophie Spencer-Wood
£29.95   paperback   (2005)
ISBN 13: 9780714845173 | ISBN 10: 0714845175
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Harriet Jacobs: A Life by Jean Fagan Yellin Harriet Jacobs: A Life
by Jean Fagan Yellin
£12.99   paperback   (2005)
ISBN 13: 9780465092895 | ISBN 10: 0465092896
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History of the Underground Railroad: In Chester and the Neighboring Counties of Pennsylvania by R.C. Smedley History of the Underground Railroad: In Chester and the Neighboring Counties of Pennsylvania
by R.C. Smedley
£12.50   paperback   (2005)
ISBN 13: 9780811731898 | ISBN 10: 0811731898
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Amazing Grace: John Newton, Slavery and the World Amazing Grace: John Newton, Slavery and the World's Most Enduring Song
by Steve Turner
£8.99   paperback   (2005)
ISBN 13: 9780745951782 | ISBN 10: 0745951783
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Amazing Grace: An Anthology of Poems about Slavery by James G. Basker (Editor) Amazing Grace: An Anthology of Poems about Slavery
by James G. Basker (Editor)
£16.00   paperback   (2005)
ISBN 13: 9780300107579 | ISBN 10: 0300107579
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Underground Railroad in Delaware, Maryland, and West Virginia by William J. Switala Underground Railroad in Delaware, Maryland, and West Virginia
by William J. Switala
£16.99   paperback   (2004)
ISBN 13: 9780811731430 | ISBN 10: 081173143x
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The Creole Mutiny: A Tale of Revolt Aboard a Slave Ship by George Hendrick and Willene Hendrick The Creole Mutiny: A Tale of Revolt Aboard a Slave Ship
by George Hendrick and Willene Hendrick
£10.99   paperback   (2004)
ISBN 13: 9781566635509 | ISBN 10: 1566635500
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Forgotten Hero: The Life and Times of Edward Rushton by Bill Hunter Forgotten Hero: The Life and Times of Edward Rushton
by Bill Hunter
£6.00   paperback   (2002)
ISBN 13: 9780954207700 | ISBN 10: 095420770x
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The Black Jacobins by C.L.R. James The Black Jacobins
by C.L.R. James
£14.99   paperback   (2001)
ISBN 13: 9780140299816 | ISBN 10: 0140299815
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Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl by Harriet Jacobs Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
by Harriet Jacobs
£8.95   paperback   (2001)
ISBN 13: 9780393976373 | ISBN 10: 0393976378
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The History of Mary Prince by Mary Prince The History of Mary Prince
by Mary Prince
£8.99   paperback   (2000)
ISBN 13: 9780140437492 | ISBN 10: 0140437495
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Lay This Body Down: The 1921 Murders of Eleven Plantation Slaves by Gregory A. Freeman Lay This Body Down: The 1921 Murders of Eleven Plantation Slaves
by Gregory A. Freeman
£12.50   paperback   (1999)
ISBN 13: 9781556524479 | ISBN 10: 1556524471
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Black Foremothers: Three Lives by Dorothy Sterling Black Foremothers: Three Lives
by Dorothy Sterling
£9.99   paperback   (1998)
ISBN 13: 9780935312898 | ISBN 10: 0935312897
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If the Irish Ran the World: Montserrat, 1630-1730 by Donald Harmon Akenson If the Irish Ran the World: Montserrat, 1630-1730
by Donald Harmon Akenson
£18.50   paperback   (1997)
ISBN 13: 9780853239628 | ISBN 10: 0853239622
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Equiano by Paul Edwards (Editor) Equiano
by Paul Edwards (Editor)
£8.00   paperback   (1996)
ISBN 13: 9780435906009 | ISBN 10: 0435906003
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American Slavery by Peter Kolchin American Slavery
by Peter Kolchin
£12.99   paperback   (1995)
ISBN 13: 9780140241501 | ISBN 10: 0140241507
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Capitalism and Slavery by Eric Williams Capitalism and Slavery
by Eric Williams
£27.50   paperback   (1994)
ISBN 13: 9780807844885 | ISBN 10: 0807844888
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Free at Last: A Documentary History of Slavery, Freedom and the Civil War by Edited by I. Berlin, B. J. Fields, S. F. Miller, J. P. Reidy and L.S Rowland Free at Last: A Documentary History of Slavery, Freedom and the Civil War
by Edited by I. Berlin, B. J. Fields, S. F. Miller, J. P. Reidy and L.S Rowland
£13.99   paperback   (1994)
ISBN 13: 9781565841208 | ISBN 10: 1565841204
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Liverpool and Slavery: A Scouse Press reprint of the 1884 account by Liverpool and Slavery: A Scouse Press reprint of the 1884 account by 'Dicky Sam'
by Dicky Sam
£4.50   paperback   (1985)
ISBN 13: 9780901367327 | ISBN 10: 090136732x
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