TITLE

Goree, island of slaves

AUTHOR(S)
Haardt, Caroline
PUB. DATE
October 1992
SOURCE
UNESCO Courier;Oct92, Vol. 45 Issue 10, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the island of Goree, lying off the Senegalese coast less than four kilometers from Dakar. Goree in the Middle Ages; Portuguese and Dutch explorers; The house of slaves; The slave trade; Adventurers known as lancados; The years of decline; UNESCO's international campaign to preserve Goree. INSET: Goree today, by Antonella Verdiani..
ACCESSION #
9302070193

 

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