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Cross-section of the slave ship Brookes: from an abolitionist pamphlet circulated in the late eighteenth century

Slavery, Abolition, and Emancipation

This page offers resources for the study of slavery, abolition, and emancipation. The links next to the diagram of the slave ship Brookes will take you to more specific regions of this website where a wealth of historical, biographical, and bibliographical information is available. These pages are frequently updated, and new pages are often added, so don't forget to bookmark this page. The following information is available:

Poems about slavery A growing archive of more than 20 poems that protested against slavery

British Abolitionists: biographies of those who worked against slavery

Ignatius Sancho: African Man of Letters

Olaudah Equiano, or, Gustavus Vassa, the African

Quobna Ottobah Cugoano: a former slave speaks out

Histories of Three-Fingered Jack: A bibliography of an important Jamaican text

Further Reading on Slavery

Books by Brycchan Carey: my work on slavery and abolition

A timeline of slavery, abolition, and emancipation:
1400-1500 | 1501-1600 | 1601-1700 | 1701-1800 | 1801-1900 | 1901-2003

The Bookshop: books in print on slavery, abolition, and related topics

Conference Archives: Quakers and Slavery (2010) | Discourses of Slavery and Abolition (2002)

About this website

This page is written and maintained by Brycchan Carey.

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