FC: The Effects of the Atlantic Slave Trade in Africa
2: Slavery in Africa was very different than slavery in America. In Africa the slaves were almost part of the family and were treated well.
3: Slaves were sold to other traders who sold them to American and European traders. Traders were soon kidnapping childeren and selling them.
4: Slaves were poked and prodded to see how fit they were. In Africa they did simple house chores and were respected. Slaves were either kidnapped or prisoners.
5: Slaves that were originally from contries more inland had never seen water and were often afraid of it. They had never seen a ship sailing on the water and would often have to be dragged aboard.
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