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Slave Trade

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The Triangular Trade
From howstuffworks.com, produced by Discovery Channel
With its strong navy, Britain dominated the slave trade and turned it in to an industry. The triangular trade refers to the bond between Africa, America and Europe. Learn more in this clip from Discovery Channel's series, "Assignment Discovery." (1:4... [more]
March 12, 2012 at 08:57 PM
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Atlantic Slave trade - Documentary
From howstuffworks.com, produced by Discovery Channel
This video refers to slave trade as the largest migration of people in world history before the 20th century. There is a description of what slave trade was like and how Europeans enslaved Africans for labor and treated these peoples as commodities.
November 19, 2009 at 06:36 PM
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Ages: 13 - 18
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African Slave Trade
From howstuffworks.com, produced by Discovery Channel
This clip from Discovery Channel's "Assignment Discovery" explains how the slave trade was developed and how the Europeans fit themselves into the already existing trade in Africa. (3:00)
March 12, 2012 at 08:39 PM
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Slave Ships
From howstuffworks.com, produced by Discovery Channel
Slave ships made roughly 39,000 trips from Africa to America, and were instrumental to commerce growth in the new world. It was the largest forced migration in human history. Learn more in this video clip from the Discovery Channel series, "Assignmen... [more]
March 12, 2012 at 08:48 PM
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Slave Ship Captains
From howstuffworks.com, produced by Discovery Channel
Slave ship captains had the power to do whatever was necessary to maintain control, while bringing ships of slaves across the ocean for trade. Learn more in this clip from the Discovery Channel's series "Assignment Discovery." (2:59)
March 12, 2012 at 08:44 PM
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Banning the Slave Trade
From howstuffworks.com, produced by Discovery Channel
On January 1, 1808, Great Britain and the United States banned the slave trade. Although the process of importing slaves had been declared illegal in the United States, the institution of slavery within the states remained very much alive. Learn more... [more]
March 12, 2012 at 08:51 PM
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History of Black African Slavery and Colonization
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a brief history of black african slavery and colonization. History, pictures and African music playing in the background of video.
July 29, 2009 at 03:59 PM
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Ages: 9 - 18
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Slavery and Society: Atlantic Slave Trade
From howstuffworks.com, produced by Discovery Channel
This video explains that in the 1500s, Europeans enslaved Africans to work their farms in the Americas and the Caribbean. After being sold by African kings, slaves were treated as cargo aboard ships. There is a complete description of the Atlantic Sl... [more]
November 19, 2009 at 06:32 PM
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Slave Trade
From YouTube, produced by explore.org
The west coast of Africa was formerly called the Gold Coast for its rich mineral resources. But in the 1700s, the slave trade made human life the most profitable commodity. Now more than 25 structures - castles, fortresses, and trading posts - dot th... [more]
May 20, 2010 at 01:31 PM
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Early Portuguese Slave trade
From howstuffworks.com, produced by Discovery Channel
This short video introduces the way in which Portuguese exploration of Africa lead to slave trade.
November 19, 2009 at 06:28 PM
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