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Title An Account of the Slave Trade on the Coast of Africa, By Alexander Falconbridge, Late Surgeon in the African Trade
Author(s) Falconbridge, Alexander
Section Section I: Cultural Contacts, 1492-1969
Date 1788
Document Type Printed Book
Library Bodleian Library
Reference 80 H 136 Art(4)
Region Africa, Central America and the Caribbean
Names Alexander Falconbridge, King of Bonny, King Nofo
Places West Africa, Bonny River, Angola, St. Thomas Island, Princes Island, West Indies, Old Calabar, New Calabar, Gold Coast, Ghana, River Ambris, Bonny, Guinea, Jamaica
Topics memoir, liat sea, surgeon, slavery, slave trade, African trade, anti-slavery, abolition, abolitionist movement, condition and treatment of slaves, condition and treatment of seamen, accommodation, food, diet, torture, sexual abuse, mortality rates, conduct of slave captains, English and French ships, French empire, purchasing of slaves from traders, kidnapping, how slaves a procured, slave markets, tributes to local kings
Copyright Bodleian Library