DIGITAL: Runaway Slaves in Britain

Runaway Slaves in Britain is led by Simon P. Newman, Stephen Mullen, and Nelson Mundell: Historians know relatively little about the enslaved people who lived, worked and died in eighteenth century Britain. This project will create a database of searchable information about those who sought to escape their bondage. Not all of the the people … Continue reading DIGITAL: Runaway Slaves in Britain

New Publications in Atlantic History

Several of interest to historians of the African diaspora. (Via H-Atlantic) * Cécile Vidal (dir.), « L'Atlantique français », Outre-Mers. Revue d'histoire, n° 362-363, 2009, p. 7-139. Table des matières : - Cécile Vidal, EHESS : Introduction : Le(s) monde(s) atlantique(s), l'Atlantique français, l'empire atlantique français - François-Joseph Ruggiu, Université de Paris IV : Une … Continue reading New Publications in Atlantic History