Captive Passage, The Transatlantic Slave Trade and the Making of the Americas
The Mariners' Museum Smithsonian Inst.
HISTORY 2002 HARD COVER 208 PAGES
A companion volume to the exhibition drawn largely from the collections of The Mariners' Museum in Newport, this book documents the largest forced migration in human history, the transport of men, women and children from West Africa across the Atlantic into slavery in North America, the Caribbean and South America. With essays by a series of experts and hundreds of archival images.