An Archaeological Glimpse of the Slave Trade in Late-Seventeenth-Century Panama

@article{Ammann2012AnAG,
  title={An Archaeological Glimpse of the Slave Trade in Late-Seventeenth-Century Panama},
  author={Felipe Gait{\'a}n Ammann},
  journal={Historical Archaeology},
  year={2012},
  volume={46},
  pages={27-46}
}
While the development of slave societies in Spanish America has long been a popular and well-researched topic in Western historiography, archaeological accounts of this process outside the direct area of influence of African American archaeology are still rare. In Spanish-speaking Latin America, few studies have looked into the material universe in which the foundations of a racially based system of inequality were laid. An outline is offered here of the preliminary results of the first project… Expand
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