Journals Higher Education



Published: 28 May 2019

302 Pages | 3 Maps

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780197266533

Bookseller Code (06)

Consul John Beecroft's Journal of his Mission to Dahomey, 1850

Robin Law

Fontes Historiae Africanae

  • Extensive primary literature on the African slave trade that is being published for the first time.
  • Comparative documents published alongside Beecroft's journal for the first time assist the evaluation of his account.
  • Offers extensive editorial annotations and analysis of Beecroft's journal.