Department of History

The Slave Ship: A Human History

Marcus Rediker's book, The Slave Ship: A Human History (New York: Viking-Penguin; London: John Murray, 2007) has been published this month in Frenchas À Bord du Négrier: Une Histoire Atlantique de la Traite by Éditions du Seuil. Previous translations include Swedish (Slavskeppet: En historia om människor, by Karneval Förlag), Portuguese (O Navio Negreiro: Uma Historia Humana, by Companhia das Letras), and Turkish (Köle Gemisi: Insanlik Tarihinde Bir Yolculuk, by Alfa). Other editions are forthcoming in Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, and Spanish.


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