A New Look at Old Maps: The Islands, the “Prior Plantations” and the Provisioning of the African Maritime Trade

A New Look at Old Maps: The Islands, the “Prior Plantations” and the Provisioning of the African Maritime Trade

Historical maps can help us understand under-studied -- but very important -- features of the African slave trade.

  • Posted on: 12 September 2020
  • By: CCRA

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"A New Look at Old Maps: The Islands, the “Prior Plantations” and the Provisioning of the African Maritime Trade"

This is video was created on 12 September 2020 for broadcast on CCTV Channel 9 at 4:30pm on Sunday, 13 August 2020.

The program is part of an ongoing series -- "EcoViews & News" (EV&N # 359) -- past editions of which can be accessed by clicking here. Further background information is available at "A New Look at Old Maps: The Islands, the “Prior Plantations” and the Provisioning of the African Maritime Trade".

A YouTube version is available at: "A New Look at Old Maps: The Islands, the “Prior Plantations” and the Provisioning of the African Maritime Trade"