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http://www.historyonthenet.com/Slave_Trade/slaverymain.htm Excellent website providing useful information on Black peoples of America. It includes material relating to slavery, teaching resources and supporting activities.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/africa/features/storyofafrica/index_section9.shtml Informative website regarding the history of slavery from the BBC world service.

http://www.antislavery.org/breakingthesilence/ Excellent website about the history of the Transatlantic slave trade.

http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/USAslavery.htm Useful background information and slave accounts from the always excellent Spartacus website.

http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/aapchtml/aapchome.html Part of the American Library of Congress website. Contains links to examples of nineteenth century pamphlets about slavery.

http://school.discovery.com/schooladventures/slavery/ Clearly presented information about the slave trade.

http://www.liverpoolmuseums.org.uk/maritime/slavery/slavery.asp Part of the Maritime Museum at Liverpool website. Contains extensive information about slavery and the slave trade. Also contains four ‘Slave Stories.’

http://amistad.mysticseaport.org/main/welcome.html Website relating to the successful slave rebellion aboard the Amistad. Contains much contextual information and allows you to access a Library of source material relating to the incident.

http://www.brycchancarey.com/slavery/index.htm Interesting and informative website about the slave trade in general and Olaudah Equiano, in particular.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/society_culture/protest_reform/antislavery_01.shtml An article on the anti-slavery movement in Britain.

http://hitchcock.itc.virginia.edu/Slavery/index.html An excellent and extensive database of images relating to the slave trade and slave life in the Americas.


 
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