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  • History Books

COAST OF SLAVESThorkid Hansen Translated by Kari Dako

From the Danish: Slavernes Kyst. An exciting account of empire building and Trans-atlantic slave trade, and life in the Gold Coast; the battles of the Danes with the natives, and with "the climate fever", and the love life of the Danes on the Coast.
 
ISBN 9988-550-31-6 288pp  
US$20.00    

SHIPS OF SLAVESThorkid Hansen Translated by Kari Dako

Against a backgroud of extensive research, Thorkid Hansen narrates the whole shocking story of the slave ships. The second in the trilogy, Ships of Slaves goes on to explain the terrible experience the slaves face – from the loading in Guinea till the great slave auctions.
 
ISBN 9988-550-75-8 204pp  
US$15.00    

ISLANDS OF SLAVESThorkid Hansen Translated by Kari Dako

After a period of expectation and disappointment, the slaves on the Danish islands, under the leadership of John Gottlieb alias 'Buddo', in 1848 took matters in their own hands and wrenched emancipation from Von Scholten… - Irene Odotei
 
ISBN 9988-550-62-6 462pp  
US$25.00    

LETTERS ON WEST AFRICA AND THE SLAVE TRADEPaul Erdmann Isert, Translated by Selena Axlerod

Modern scholars have become interested in Isert because he himself approached his subjects in a scholarly and scientific way. Already a respected botanist and medical doctor, Isert became interested in ethnography on his arrival in Accra.
 
ISBN 9988-647-01-8 358pp  
US$20.00    

TWO VIEWS FROM CHRISTIANSBORG VOL 1Johannes Rask (1708–1713)

The views of two Lutheran priests stationed at Christiansborg Castle during the slave trade and after respectively: Rask was a racist; Monrad more humane.
 
ISBN 978-9988-647-89-6 226pp  
US$20.00    

TWO VIEWS FROM CHRISTIANSBORG VOL 2H.C. Monrad (1805–1809)

The views of two Lutheran priests stationed at Christiansborg Castle during the slave trade and after respectively: Rask was a racist; Monrad more humane.
 
ISBN 978-9988-647-77 285pp  
US$20.00    

CLOSING THE BOOKS GovernorTranslated from Danish by Tove Storsveen

CLOSING THE BOOKS comprises a compilation of the official reports that the last Danish Governor sent home during his term of office at the Gold Coast.The reports reflect his personal views regarding the economic and political situations there, as well as his ideas on the "civilization of Africa".
 
ISBN 978-9988-647-65-0  
US$20.00    

THE SLAVE SHIP FREDENSBORGLeif Svalesen-Translated by Pat Shaw & Selena

This is the story of a slave ship and its last journey on the triangular trade between Denmark-Norway, the Gold Coast in Africa, and the island of St. Croix in the West Indies in 1768.
 
ISBN 9988-550-21-9 244pp  
US$35.00    

PRAISE SONG FOR THE LANDPoems of Hope & Love & Care

Praise Song for The Land is a collection of poems about the transatlantic slave trade, and love and also in memory of colleagues of his who are no more.
 
ISBN 9988-550-45-6 116pp  
US$25.95    

THE TRANSATLANTIC SLAVE TRADEEdited by James Kwesi Anquandah

In recent times the heated debate over the historic slave traffic has been assuming the character of mutual accusations among living modern descendants of the ancestors who actually promoted the historic slave traffic.
 
ISBN 9988-647-73-5 400pp  
US$25.00    

INDIGENOUS SLAVERY IN GHANAAkosua Perbi

This book unravels the drama of indigenous slavery as it unflolded in pre-colonial Ghana. It traces the origins of the institution as far back as possible and concludes that the institution is as old as the history of Ghana
 
ISBN 9988-550-32-4  
US$15.00