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Traders, planters, and slaves

market behavior in early English America

by David W. Galenson

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [Cambridgeshire], New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • West Indies, British,
  • West Indies, British.
    • Subjects:
    • Royal African Company -- History.,
    • Slave-trade -- West Indies, British -- History.,
    • Slavery -- Economic aspects -- West Indies, British.,
    • United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDavid W. Galenson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT1092 .G35 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 230 p. :
      Number of Pages230
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2534157M
      ISBN 100521308453
      LC Control Number85014890

      interests on the West Coast of Africa and to supply slaves to the American colonies. The African companies were granted a monopoly to trade in slaves. This monopoly was criticised by other traders, and planters complained about restricted rights, limited supplies and high prices. This encouraged illegal traders (commonly calledFile Size: KB. Love this site, but this is not a list on the African Slave Trade, it is a list of books about slavery. With rare exceptions (and, of course, those born to slaves already arrived in the New World), people did not become slaves upon reaching North/South America & the Caribbean -- they ARRIVED as slaves.

        Okra was another food that arrived through the transatlantic slave trade in the s. Often called gumbo or okra is extremely popular in New Orleans. Creole and African cooking cuisine came together to create some of the most popular and delicious stews and soups. The soups would consist of okra as the main ingredient along with vegetables and. Traders selected higher valued slaves for shipment to the lower South in order to satisfy the buyers in that market and their slaves typically sold for higher prices.[2] A Troublesome Commerce is a valuable contribution to the growing body of research on the interstate slave trade.

      Traders, Planters, and Slaves: Market Behavior in Early English America. By David W. Galenson. New York: Cambridge University Press, Pp. xiv, $ These accounts show that planters and enslaved blacks each attempted to manipulate their mutual relationship, affecting the magnitude of slave opposition and the repercussions of resistance. Mathew Gregory Lewis’ account of his initial residence in Jamaica, from , depicts his distinct perspective on slaves and his interactions with them.


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'Traders, Planters, and Slaves analyzes nea transactions of the Royal African Company to explore the operations of the slave trade, the economy of the sugar islands, and the efficiency of markets in early modern history. It illuminates all three subjects and is essential reading for students of the Atlantic world during the colonial by: This book explores the operation of that industry in the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries, focusing on the market behaviour of the Royal African Company - the largest English Traders engaged in the slave trade - and the sugar planters of the Caribbean, who were the trade's principal customers in English America.

'Traders, Planters, and Slaves analyzes nea transactions of the Royal African Company to explore the operations of the slave trade, the economy of the sugar islands, and the efficiency of markets in early modern history.

It illuminates all three subjects and is essential reading for students of the Atlantic world during the colonial : Cambridge University Press. voyage of slaves Download voyage of slaves or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

Click Download or Read Online button to get voyage of planters book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Print book: English: First paperback editionView all editions and formats Summary: This book explores the operation of the Atlantic slave trade industry in the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries, focusing on the market behaviour of the Royal African Company - the largest English company engaged in the slave trade - and the sugar.

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ISBN: X: OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: "The explosive growth of the Atlantic slave trade in the second half of the seventeenth century made the international trade of Africans one of the world's largest industries.

The African slave traders would go out by canoe to the slave ships to trade with the European captains. The map pictured here is of the Gold Coast, now Ghana, West Africa. It shows the trading forts built and maintained by the different European countries, which traded for.

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It illuminates all three subjects and is essential reading for students of the Atlantic world during the colonial era.

The African slave traders were skilled in using to their advantage the rivalries between the French, the English and the Dutch to get the best prices for their slaves.

Often they demanded (and received) ‘gifts’ or ‘custom fees’, known in some quarters as ‘dashee’, from the Europeans. Not all traders would have known about the horrors of the Middle Passage or what life awaited slaves, but others at least had an idea.

There are always people willing to ruthlessly exploit others in the quest for money and power, but the story of the African slave trade goes much further than a few bad : Angela Thompsell.

Slaves lived in near hopeless misery while the planters, despite enjoying wealth and freedom, stood in constant fear. As the age of slavery neared its end, the planter class was caught with its back against the wall, facing the sword of rebellion.

Slave breeding in the United States was the practice in slave states of the United States of slave owners to systematically force the reproduction of slaves to increase their returns. Slave breeding included coerced sexual relations between male and female slaves, forced pregnancies of slaves, and favoring female slaves who could produce a relatively large number of children.

The book is: The Fugitive’s Gibraltar, Escaping Slaves and Abolitionism in New Bedford, Massachusetts. In turn, I have sent her a link to your article. I still find it difficult to wrap my head around this whole idea of slavery, but it is interesting to.

In particular, he said, Mr. Baptist shows how the Bank of the United States (in which federal funds were deposited) was lending money to slave traders. Planters would mortgage their slaves to. Publication Type: book reviews Publication Year: Publication Bibliography: Reviews of Allan Kulikoff, Tobacco and Slaves: The Development of Southern Cultures in the Chesapeake, and David W.

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Available in the National Library of Australia collection. Author: Galenson, David W; Format: Book; xiv, p.: ill. ; 24 cm. Many planters worked the land until it was and then took their slaves westward to richer soils, leaving in their wake.

uniform or steady, exhausted, depressed and ravaged areas the union of slavery and cotton that was central to the South's prosperity impeded and left the region dependent on a and on the North for. Log Book of Slave Traders between New London and Africa, Introduction The following nine pages come from the manuscript logbook of one man, Samuel Gould, a Connecticut native who was a first mate or supercargo aboard three slave ships in The details can feel tedious, but the cumulative effect is to transform scattered and largely forgotten episodes into a history of war among slaves, planters, Maroons, and British soldiers.Slave traders and planters in the expanding South: entrepreneurial strategies, business networks, and western migration in the Atlantic world, Public File Details Depositor rkati Date Uploaded Date Modified Fixity Check Fixity checks have not yet been run on this object Characterization.