Spirits of the Passage : The Transatlantic Slave Trade in the Seventeenth Century First edition, first printing
Burnside, Madeleine and Rosemarie Robotham. Foreword by Cornell West

New York, NY Simon & Schuster 1997 First edition Thin quarto (oversized). Slight wear to edges and corners of dj and boards. 192 p. w/ endnotes, illustrations, maps, index. A survey of late 17th and even 18th century slaving in the Caribbean, centered around the excavated wreck of the Henrietta Marie, which sunk off the Forida Keys in a storm in 1700 - the earliest known slave ship found. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Hardcover (Item ID: 12163)


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