FC: S.S. assignment Slavery in Africa
1: What is slavery? | slavery is one person owning another and controlling what he or she does. | Slavery in Africa stared in the 1400s | When did slavery from the Europeans start?
2: The journey to America was very long and hard . Many slaves were taken from their homes, others sold themselves into slavery because of famine.. After the slaves were taken to the ports., they were loaded on to ships. On board the ships slaves were crammed tightly together. There was the smell of urine and vomit every where..Many of the slaves died on the trip, but many others survived..
3: In Africa Europeans were trading village chiefs guns for slaves. African slave traders use these guns to attack villages and take many prisoners.
4: In the 1700s, a few English thinkers began to talk about human rights and oppose slavery. Abolition or the movement to end slavery slowly gained force.
6: Websites | -world cultures s. s. book -Dictionary.com -S.S. work sheet