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Africans in America: The Terrible Transformation (1450-1750)
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Africans in America: The Terrible Transformation (1450-1750)
Part 1 of 4
Series: Africans in America
Creators: WGBH Educational Foundation
Publisher: PBS
Pub. date: 3/7/2001
Lib. SRP: 150.00 USD
Ret. SRP: 0.00 USD
Format: OverDrive Video
DRM Level: Windows Media DRM
Min. Version: OverDrive app 2.0 / 1.0 (Windows Mobile)
File size: 455215 KB
Duration: 01:26:47
Age Group: NR
Languages:
   English
Subjects:
   History, Human Rights, Nonfiction, Documentary, TV Series
Keywords:
   african american history
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Short Description:
   

Part 1 of AFRICANS IN AMERICA recounts history's largest forced migration and its economic benefits. After settling North American colonies, England joins Spain, Portugal, and the Netherlands in the slave trade, abducting millions of Africans as laborers. Nearly a quarter of them die during the crossing. In America, Europeans rely on African labor to transform a continent, but come to fear the growing sub-population, sparking brutality.

Note: This is part 1 of a series of 4 parts.

Full Description:
   

Part 1 of AFRICANS IN AMERICA recounts history's largest forced migration and its economic benefits. After settling North American colonies, England joins Spain, Portugal, and the Netherlands in the slave trade, abducting millions of Africans as laborers. Nearly a quarter of them die during the crossing. In America, Europeans rely on African labor to transform a continent, but come to fear the growing sub-population, sparking brutality.

Note: This is part 1 of a series of 4 parts.

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Geographic Rights:
   American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, United States Minor Outlying Islands, United States, Virgin Islands, U.S.
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