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Published: 15 April 2019

302 Pages | 3 Maps

234 x 156mm

ISBN: 9780197266533

Bookseller Code (AO)

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

Robin Law

Oxford University Press/British Academy

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.