Christian Slaves, Muslim Masters
White Slavery in the Mediterranean, the Barbary Coast, and Italy, 1500-1800Book - 2004
Examines the enslavement of Europeans by north-African Muslims that flourished during the same centuries as the heyday of the trans-Atlantic trade from sub-Saharan Africa to the Americas, revealing the actual extent of Barbary Coast slavery, the dynamic relationship between master and slave, and the effects of this slaving on Italy, one of the slave takers' primary targets.
Publisher: Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2004
Branch Call Number: 306.3620961 D2974c 2004
Characteristics: 246 p. ; 22 cm