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The following are a small selection of titles on this subject to complement our information sheet and exhibition.

•   CLISSOLD, S.  The Barbary slaves   London: Paul Elek, 1977   ISBN 0236400843

•   COLLISTER, P.  The Sulivans and the slave trade London: Rex Collings, 1980   ISBN 0860361217

•   COLOMB, P. H. Slave catching in the Indian Ocean: a record of naval experience Folkestone: Dawson, 1968

•   CONNEAU, T.    A slaver’s log book or twenty years’ residence in Africa: the original manuscript […]  London:  Prentice-Hall, 1976   ISBN 0137887523

•   HOWELL, R.   The Royal Navy and the slave trade   London: Croom Helm, 1987 ISBN 0709947704

•   KAY, F. G.   The shameful trade   New York: A. S. Barnes, 1967.

•   KLEIN, H. S.   The middle passage: comparative studies in the Atlantic slave trade Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1978

•   LLOYD, C.   The navy and the slave trade: the suppression of the African slave trade in the nineteenth century  London: Longmans Green, 1949

•   MARTEILHE, J.  Galley slave  London: Folio Society, 1957

•   POCOCK, T. Breaking the chains: the Royal Navy's war on white slavery.  London: Chatham, 2006  ISBN: 0861762755

•  TIBBLES, A.   Transatlantic slavery: against human dignity  London: HMSO, 1994 ISBN 0112905390

These books may be stocked by your local public library or may be made available through the inter-library lending service. Please enquire at your local branch.

If you wish to find out more about the collections and materials held in the Royal Naval Museum Library see the library web pages .

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