Hardback The making of New World slavery : from the baroque to the modern, 1492-1800 / Robin Blackburn.
Publication year: 2010
Publisher: London : Verso,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9781844676323 (hbk.) : 1844676323 (hbk.) : 9781844676316 (pbk.) : 1844676315 (pbk.) :
Originally published: 1997.
Robin Blackburn argues that slavery was the result of independent commerce, and that the colonising countries were unable to prevent its spread to the New World even though in Europe it was mostly discarded as a social policy.
602 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.