John Phillips British Sea Captain Royal African Co

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John Phillips British Sea Captain Royal African Co 
For weeks, months, sometimes as long as a year, they waited in the dungeons of the slave factories scattered along Africa's western coast. They had already made the long, difficult journey from Africa's interior -- but just barely. Out of the roughly 20 million who were taken from their homes and sold into slavery, half didn't complete the journey to the African coast, most of those dying along the way. Despite the captain's desire to keep as many slaves as possible alive, Middle Passage mortality rates were high. Although it's difficult to determine how many Africans died en route to the new world, it is now believed that between ten and twenty percent of those transported lost their lives. 
2016-02-29 15:49:20 GMT
2016-03-01 09:33:11 (GMT -05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada) 
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Flexible Price - USD 100 to USD 150
English - USA and Canada
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Young Adult Female OR Middle Age Female
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The men were all put in irons, two and two shackled together to prevent their mutiny or swimming ashore. The negroes are so willful and loth to leave their own country, that they have often leap’d out of canoes. Boat and ship, into the sea, and kept underwater till they are drowned, to avoid being taken up and saved . . . they having a more dreadful apprehension of Barbados then we have of hell. 
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