Journals Higher Education



Published: 08 January 2020

324 Pages | 60 illus

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190224363

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The Story of Rufino

Slavery, Freedom, and Islam in the Black Atlantic

João José Reis, Flávio dos Santos Gomes, and Marcus J. M. de Carvalho
Translated by Sabrina Gledhill

  • Translation of a book that was a finalist for the Brazilian Book Award and winner of the Casa de las América Prize for Brazilian Literature.
  • Written by three experts of the history of slavery in Brazil.
  • The prose of the book is written in a lively, almost cinematic style.