1: The institution of slavery as it existed in Africa, and the effects of world lave-trade systems on African people and societies.
2: Slaves roles- Women constituted the majority of early African slaves. Some male, and fewer female, slaves held positions of high status and trust within their societies | Between 800 and 1500 AD countries of Europe began to do a great deal of trading with the nations of Africa.
5: There were 20 million sold into slavery half didn't survive and the other half did, a voyage that began and ended in Europe. it carried cargo it included cloths, firearms, gun-power and iron
6: It is a popular misconception that slavery in South Africa was mild compared to America and the European colonies in the Far East. This is not so, and punishments meted out could be very harsh. From 1680 to 1795 an average of one slave was executed in Cape Town each month and the decaying corpses would be re-hung around town to act as a deterrent to other slaves. Find out more about the laws and punishments imposed on slaves in the Cape Colony during the 18th century.
9: http://autocww.colorado.edu/~blackmon/E64ContentFiles/AfricanHistory/SlaveryInAfrica.html | http://www.africanculturalcenter.org/4_5slavery.html