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Africa and Africans in the making of the Atlantic world, 1400-1680

by John Kelly Thornton

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa,
  • Europe,
  • America
    • Subjects:
    • Slavery,
    • Africa -- Relations -- Europe,
    • Europe -- Relations -- Africa,
    • Africa -- Relations -- America,
    • America -- Relations -- Africa,
    • Europe -- History -- 1492-1648

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementJohn Thornton.
      SeriesStudies in comparative world history
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT31 .T516 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxviii, 309 p. :
      Number of Pages309
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1548485M
      ISBN 100521392330, 0521398649
      LC Control Number91027968

      The Making of an Atlantic World Vista de una Casa de Calderas shows enslaved laborers boiling sugar in large cauldrons in background and, in foreground, whites being served drinks by an enslaved man (left) and sugar pots on table (right). Cross section of horse-drawn sugar mill (“Comble de Moulin”), with vertical rollers, showing major parts indicated by letters, e.g., N, “bras de moulin. Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more.

      Shows the importance of the African role in shaping the Atlantic world that developed after the navigational breakthroughs of the 15th century. The degree of African initiative displayed in this period is stressed, both by African elites and African slaves in the New World. (source: Nielsen Book Data). This book explores Africa's involvement in the Atlantic world from the fifteenth century to the eighteenth century. It focuses especially on the causes and consequences of the slave trade, in Africa, in Europe, and in the New World. African institutions, political events, and economic structures shaped Africa's voluntary involvement in the Atlantic arena before Africa's economic and.

        Africa and Africans in the Making of the Atlantic World, by John K. Thornton, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(). This book explores Africa's involvement in the Atlantic world from the fifteenth century to the eighteenth century. It focuses especially on the causes and consequences of the slave trade, in Africa, in Europe, and in the New World. African institutions, political events, and economic structures shaped Africa's voluntary involvement in the Atlantic arena before


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John Thornton also wrote Africa and Africans in the Making of the Atlantic World, Both Books are a must read for understanding ethnic cultures in early America. In the Appendix of the book are many lists of Slave names found in early Colonial Virginia Records and is a wealth of information for by: Get this from a library.

Africa and Africans in the making of the Atlantic world, [John K Thornton]. This book explores Africa's involvement in the Atlantic world from the fifteenth through the eighteenth centuries.

It focuses especially on the causes and consequences of the slave trade, in Africa, in Europe, and in the New World. Prior toAfrica's economic and military strength enabled African elites to determine how trade with Europe s: 1.

African institutions, political events, and economic structures shaped Africa's voluntary involvement in the Atlantic arena before Africa's economic and military strength gave African elites the capacity to determine how trade with Europe by: Africa and Africans in the Making of the Atlantic World, John Thornton This book shows how important the African role was in shaping the Atlantic world that developed after the navigational breakthroughs of the fifteenth century.

This book is an excellent resource on Africa and a must-read in the Atlantic World category. In a series of 11 stand alone chapters, divided into 2 sections, Thornton first focused on the political and social structures of Africans along the West Coast of Africa (the ones most impacted by the slave trade) and I (supposedly) read this for the /5(26).

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John Thornton is a specialist in central African history. He examines here a much wider region, arguing that African society played a very active role in the colonization of the New by: 1.

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New York: Cambridge University Press, In this book John Thornton engages with several historiographical debates. As an Africanist, Thornton argues that a major gap in Atlantic historiography concerns the lack of attention paid to the dynamics of precolonial African.

Cambridge ; New York: Cambridge University Press, description. xxxviii, p.: 5 maps ; 24 cm. With Braudelian inspiration, John Thornton attempts to deal with the Atlantic world from an African perspective.

Viewing the Atlantic as not simply the ocean but the lands that adjoin it and the rivers that feed it, he places Africa at the heart of this overview and Africans as the consistent reference point in the formation of the Atlantic by: 1. Download PDF Africa And Africans In The Making Of The Atlantic World book full free.

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Thornton's second book, Africa and Africans in the Making of the Atlantic World, – (Cambridge University Press,the second edition in extended its framework to ) was an examination of the Atlantic portions of Africa and their involvement in the Atlantic slave trade, as well as the impact of Africans in the American.

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only do ebook promotions online and we does not distribute any free download of ebook on this site. This book explores Africa's involvement in the Atlantic world from the fifteenth through the eighteenth centuries.

It focuses especially on the causes and consequences of the slave trade, in Africa, in Europe, and in the New World. Prior toAfrica's economic and /5(2). ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxxviii, pages: 5 maps ; 24 cm. Contents: The birth of an Atlantic world --The development of commerce between Europeans and Africans --Slavery and African social structure --The process of enslavement and the slave trade --Africans in colonial Atlantic societies --Africans.

Thornton divides the book into two parts, reflecting the Atlantic reach of his study: “Africans in Africa,” and “Africans in the New World.” The first part of the book focuses heavily on African state, economic, and social institutions, emphasizing how the internal dynamics of the African continent, rather than outside European pressure.Africa and Africans in the making of the Atlantic world, Type Book Author(s) John K.

Thornton Date Publisher Cambridge University Press , Preview. This item appears on. List: PX - Making of the Modern World Section: Slavery and Atlantic Africa Next: The making of.