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UNESCO Slave Route
This is an extensive information base linking to a large number of sites concerned with the Transatlantic Slave Trade.

Modern Civil Rights Movement
Learning Network.

Anti-slavery campaigns
Current reports on slavery around the world. Website by Antislavery International, London.

Life story of J.J.Roberts.

Columbus's life
Lingua Center, University of Illinois, Urbana-Campaign.

Site on Frederick Douglass
Department of History, University of Rochester.

American Independence, Native Americans and Slavery
Internet History Sourcebooks Project, edited by Paul Halsall, Fordham University, New York.

Liberia
African-American Mosaic, a resource guide for the study of black history, The Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

History of early firearms
Website by David Lazenby, Middelaldercentret, Denmark.

On slavery and exploitation
drawing parallels with white on white exploitation. World History Archives site.

Eyewitness accounts of slavery
By Professor Steven Mintz, University of Houston.

Did We Sell Each Other Into Slavery?
By Oscar L.Beard, Consultant in African Studies, World History Archives.

African Presence in the Americas
1492-1992, provided by Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York Public Library.

Olaudah Equiano
Extract from The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa, the African. The British Library.

Global Slavery Resource Center site
American Antislavery Group.

On Slavery
BBC Site

African Ancestry Site
Compiled by Howard University

Africana Library
Cornell University