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Golden Age of the Moor

Golden Age of the Moor by Ivan Van Sertima is a collection of essays examining the debt owed by Europe to the Moors for the Renaissance and the significant role played by the African in the Muslim invasions o...
Introduction to African Civilization

Introduction to African Civilizations

"The picture we get today of Africa in past ages from the history taught in our schools is that Africans were savages and that, although Europeans invaded their lands and made slaves of them, they were in a way...
Capitalism-and-Slavery

Capitalism and Slavery

Slavery helped finance the Industrial Revolution in England. Plantation owners, shipbuilders, and merchants connected with the slave trade accumulated vast fortunes that established banks and heavy industry in ...