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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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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 History of the White House by Clarence Lusane The Black History of the White House
by Clarence Lusane
£15.99   paperback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9780872865327 | ISBN 10: 0872865320
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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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The American Crucible: Slavery, Emancipation and Human Rights by Robin Blackburn The American Crucible: Slavery, Emancipation and Human Rights
by Robin Blackburn
£20.00   hardback   (2009)
ISBN 13: 9781844675692 | ISBN 10: 1844675696
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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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Freedom in My Heart: Voices from the United States National Slavery Museum by Edited by Cynthia Jacobs Carter Freedom in My Heart: Voices from the United States National Slavery Museum
by Edited by Cynthia Jacobs Carter
£19.99   hardback   (2009)
ISBN 13: 9781426201271 | ISBN 10: 1426201273
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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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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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Britain, the Slave Trade and Slavery from 1562 to the 1880s by Marika Sherwood and Kim Sherwood Britain, the Slave Trade and Slavery from 1562 to the 1880s
by Marika Sherwood and Kim Sherwood
£5.00   paperback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9780951972052 | ISBN 10: 0951972057
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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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African American History for Dummies by Ronda Racha Penrice African American History for Dummies
by Ronda Racha Penrice
£13.99   paperback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9780764554698 | ISBN 10: 0764554697
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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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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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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 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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Prophets of Protest: Reconsidering the History of American Abolitionism by Timothy Patrick McCarthy and John Stauffer Prophets of Protest: Reconsidering the History of American Abolitionism
by Timothy Patrick McCarthy and John Stauffer
£12.99   paperback   (2006)
ISBN 13: 9781565848801 | ISBN 10: 1565848802
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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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History of the Liverpool Privateers & Letters of Marque with an Account of the Liverpool Slave Trade by Gomer Williams History of the Liverpool Privateers & Letters of Marque with an Account of the Liverpool Slave Trade
by Gomer Williams
£20.00   paperback   (2005)
ISBN 13: 9780853237891 | ISBN 10: 0853237891
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Transatlantic Slavery: Against Human Dignity by Edited by Anthony Tibbles Transatlantic Slavery: Against Human Dignity
by Edited by Anthony Tibbles
£19.95   paperback   (2005)
ISBN 13: 9780853231981 | ISBN 10: 0853231982
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Ama: A Story of the Atlantic Slave Trade by Manu Herbstein Ama: A Story of the Atlantic Slave Trade
by Manu Herbstein
£12.95   paperback   (2005)
ISBN 13: 9781770100039 | ISBN 10: 1770100032
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Slavery In New York by Leslie M. Harris (Editor) Slavery In New York
by Leslie M. Harris (Editor)
£14.99   paperback   (2005)
ISBN 13: 9781565849976 | ISBN 10: 1565849973
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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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In Search of Hannah by Henry Louis Gates, Jr and Hollis Robbins (Editors) In Search of Hannah
by Henry Louis Gates, Jr and Hollis Robbins (Editors)
£10.99   paperback   (2005)
ISBN 13: 9780465027088 | ISBN 10: 0465027083
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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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Sapphire Sapphire's Grave
by Hilda Gurley-Highgate
£8.99   paperback   (2004)
ISBN 13: 9780767908832 | ISBN 10: 076790883x
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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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In Praise of Black Women - Volume 2: Heroines of the Slavery Era by Simone Schwarz-Bart In Praise of Black Women - Volume 2: Heroines of the Slavery Era
by Simone Schwarz-Bart
£44.50   hardback   (2002)
ISBN 13: 9780299172602 | ISBN 10: 0299172600
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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 Bondwoman The Bondwoman's Narrative: A Novel
by Hannah Crafts
£10.99   paperback   (2002)
ISBN 13: 9781860490132 | ISBN 10: 1860490131
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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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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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Slave Captain - The Career of James Irving in the Liverpool Slave Trade by Edited by Suzanne Schwarz Slave Captain - The Career of James Irving in the Liverpool Slave Trade
by Edited by Suzanne Schwarz
£8.95   paperback   (1995)
ISBN 13: 9781872424422 | ISBN 10: 1872424422
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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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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: Capital of the Slave Trade by Gail Cameron & Stan Crooke Liverpool: Capital of the Slave Trade
by Gail Cameron & Stan Crooke
£3.95   paperback   (1992)
ISBN 13: 9781873245026 | ISBN 10: 1873245025
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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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