"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)
As part of a new initiative at H-Ukraine, we are going to publish information about recently published books in Ukrainian studies that are featured on various podcasts. This month, several books were featured on the New Books Network podcast, a channel dedicated to promoting new scholarship through author interviews. Below, you will find links to the most recent podcasts featuring books in Ukrainian studies. We will add new podcast updates weekly.
The Ukrainian Institute London is delighted to present our series of short films '10 Things Everyone Should Know About Ukraine'. The project is a part of the Lysiak-Rudnytsky Ukrainian Studies Programme by the Ukrainian Institute (a public institution affiliated with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine).
Hi everyone, and welcome to this month’s recommendation roundup!
The International Society of the History of the Map (ISHMap) is pleased to announce the winners of the inaugural prizes for best paper at the ISHMap Symposium held June 12-13, 2020 as a virtual symposium and videos of panel sessions.