Books tagged: slave trade

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Royal Danish Leaks, Gold Coast Arms Deal
Price: Free! Words: 490. Language: British English. Published: July 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Historic 19th century government documents reveal how the Danish crown wrapped up its slave trade past by ceding its slave trade guns and military installations in the Gold Coast-Ghana to the British Crown.
Fortune's Slave
Series: Countess Ashby dela Zouche & Alpiew. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 109,710. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Fourth in Fidelis Morgan’s hugely entertaining series featuring the Countess Ashby de la Zouche and her stupendously bosomed former maid, Alpiew. Caught up in London society's new craze for stocks and shares. Overnight, fortunes are being made, wealth amassed from nothing in a frenzy of speculation. And with these new-found riches anything can be bought: commodities, monkeys…even people.
The Devil's Scrapbook
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,460. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Adventure » Action
After inheriting a house from a deceased friend who died under mysterious circumstances, Lucas Wainwright finds himself entangled in a web of mystery and intrigue. In a desperate search to locate a mysterious tin box, Lucas, with the help of his friends, delve into a world of desperation and greed; a world that shadows the underbelly of society and the depths of human depravity.
The Slave Boy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,390. Language: American English. Published: September 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Twelve-year-old Boma’s life takes another turn the day he prepares for his village land-cleansing festival. He is silently kidnapped, bound and spirited away from the shores of southeastern Nigeria to the Caribbean Island as a slave.
Dirt McGirtt
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 84,140. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
This historical fiction explores the life and enigmatic character of Daniel McGirtt. McGirtt deserted from the Continental Army in 1775, enlisted with the British East Florida Rangers and served under Brigadier General Augustine Prevost, burning Georgia and South Carolina as part of the war effort. When Florida was ceded back to Spain, he was arrested and falsely imprisoned in Spanish dungeons.
Finding Freedom
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,610. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016 by Clean Reads. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
Naïve Emily Garrett discovers that her safe, secure upbringing has been a lie. Snatched on the day she was born by the people who call themselves her parents, she is forced to learn the reasons for their desperate act. Ifetayo Ayassou finds the courage to escape from her hellish existence as a trafficking victim, and begins a search for the child she was forced to give away eighteen years ago.
Web of Deceit
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,250. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2016 by Jeamel Publishing Limited. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
DI Sally Parker is called to one of the best hotels in the area after one of the guests, Megan Carmen, reports her friend, Tina, missing. Sally investigates Megan’s background when the woman reveals that she has just arrived from France and Tina is a woman she met on the Internet. Do genuine people truly arrange to innocently meet people they’ve only just met online?
No Choice But Freedom: A Novel of Treachery and Triumph in Colonial America
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,680. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2015 by Canterbury House Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Based on the true stories of English woman Elizabeth Bagley Morrison, who made a mark in Colonial America with her far-reaching ideals, and William Servos Hult, an African slave who won his freedom and rose to prominence in the spice trade before immigrating to Canada. Mestern has woven truth through her fiction's fabric, creating a tale of people and principles at the founding of our nation.
The Slave Factory
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,380. Language: American English. Published: May 12, 2015 by Sequart Organization. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General
This historical short story focuses on the intersecting lives at a slave factory, Porto de Maria. By Julian Darius. From Martian Lit.
Triangle: A Memoir of Black Caesar
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 199,700. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
"Triangle" is a story of royal intrigue and merciless power, of corporate greed and a life of lawless freedom in the colonial Caribbean. It is a story of treachery, treasure and triumph in the golden age of pirates, slaves, Royal monopolies and brutal competition for a prize known as, "The New World"