"The Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Database has information on almost 36,000 slaving voyages that forcibly embarked over 10 million Africans for transport to the Americas between the sixteenth and nineteenth centuries. The actual number is estimated to have been as high as 12.5 million. The database and the separate estimates interface offer researchers, students and the general public a chance to rediscover the reality of one of the largest forced movements of peoples in world history." (last accessed, Sept. 23, 2016)
The H-Diplo publication schedule for the period 25 May to 12 June is as follows:
Week of 25 May:
Suite à l'incendie des archives du Cercle de Kayes (Mali) la semaine dernière, nous avons rédigé la tribune suivante publiée aujourd'hui sur liberation.fr
Join our second TCUP Book Club
The Temerty Contemporary Ukraine Program is running an online, interactive book club during the month of June. Readers can participate on Twitter and in a series of virtual meetings.