Slave trading and slavery in the Dutch colonial empire: A global comparison

  title={Slave trading and slavery in the Dutch colonial empire: A global comparison},
  author={Rik van Welie},
Compares slave trading and slavery in the Dutch colonial empire, specifically between the former trading and territorial domains of the West India Company (WIC), the Americas and West Africa, and of the East India Company (VOC), South East Asia, the Indian Ocean region, and South and East Africa. Author presents the latest quantitative assessments concerning the Dutch transatlantic as well as Indian Ocean World slave trade, placing the volume, direction, and characteristics of the forced… 

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