Lose Your Mother: A Journey Along the Atlantic Slave Route

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Author: Saidiya V. Hartman
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Genre: Unknown
Pages: 288
Language: english
Year: 2007
ISBN 10: 0374270821
ISBN 13: 9780374270827
Series: Unknown
Edition: First
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Synopsis

In Lose Your Mother, Saidiya Hartman journeys along a slave route in Ghana, following the trail of captives from the hinterland to the Atlantic coast. She retraces the history of the Atlantic slave trade from the fifteenth to the twentieth...