An account of the slave trade on the coast of Africa

Employed as a surgeon on various slave ships, Falconbridge had first-hand knowledge of many aspects of the slave trade. Writing as an abolitionist, he describes the slave trade's organisation and methods, and vividly relates the treatment and conditions of slaves and those employed on slave shi...

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Main Author: Falconbridge, Alexander
Corporate Authors: Adam Matthew Digital, Bodleian Library
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London Printed by J. Phillips 1788, 1788
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Collection: Empire Online - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Employed as a surgeon on various slave ships, Falconbridge had first-hand knowledge of many aspects of the slave trade. Writing as an abolitionist, he describes the slave trade's organisation and methods, and vividly relates the treatment and conditions of slaves and those employed on slave ships.
Item Description:Bodleian Library
Physical Description:Online-Ressource (55 p)