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Slave trade backgroundSlave trade background
It was thus declared that the condition of slavery did not exist under English law. This judgement emancipated the 10 to 14 thousand slaves in England and also laid down that slavery contracted in other jurisdictions
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By Alan TaylorBy Alan Taylor
Alan Taylor is a professor of history at the University of California at Davis and an accomplished and successful writer. In a previous book, William Cooper’s Town: Power and Persuasion on the frontier of the Early American Republic
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The African-American Struggle for Civil RightsThe African-American Struggle for Civil Rights
This theme explores the struggle of African-Americans to obtain social and political equality in the United States
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George Washington BirthplaceGeorge Washington Birthplace
In 1619, African-Americans arrived at Point Comfort, Virginia. Initially these immigrants were indentured servants, but within a matter of years
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McKay Supplement Notes Chapter 15- the Age of Religious Wars and European ExpansionMcKay Supplement Notes Chapter 15- the Age of Religious Wars and European Expansion
The SpanishFrench wars ended in 1559 with a Spanish victory, leading to a variety of European wars centering on religious and national issues
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