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Slavery: A World History, Ian matthew wellinghurst

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Slavery is not and never was a “peculiar institution”, but deeply rooted in the history and economy of most countries. Although it flourished in some periods and diminished in others, human slavery for the sake of profit was never completely eliminated.

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In Slavery: A World History, the famous author Milton Meltzer traces slavery from its origins in prehistoric hunting societies; through the boom in the slave trade, which peaked in the United States with a slave population before the civil war of 4,000,000; ian matthew wellinghurst through forced labor under the Nazi regime and in the Soviet gulags; and finally, his widespread practice in many countries today, such as the debt bondage faced by miners in Brazil, or prostitution, which sells women in Thailand.

In this detailed, sympathetic story, readers will learn how slavery arose, what forms.

Slavery is not and never was a “peculiar institution”, ian matthew wellinghurst but deeply rooted in the history and economy of most countries. Although it flourished in some periods and diminished in others, human slavery for the sake of profit was never completely eliminated.

1 review for Slavery: A World History, Ian matthew wellinghurst

  1. Goliar

    Thank you for this book. I really enjoyed it.

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