a resource on trans-Atlantic slavery and abolition brings together original manuscript and rare printed material from dozens of libraries and archives across the Atlantic world. Documents are presented alongside contextual essays contributed by leading academics in the field; each essay will have hypertext links to the primary sources it discusses. The project will encompass all the major themes, including: Slavery in the Early Americas; Urban and Domestic Slavery; Underground Railroad, and; Slavery Today, Legacy of Slavery.
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