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This is a fully cross-referenced and indexed source for the quantitative facts of American history, topics ranging from migration and health to crime and the Confederate States of America. Tables are fully searchable, customizable, and downloadable.
The Trans-Atlantic Slave Database has information on almost 35,000 slaving voyages that forcibly embarked over 10 million Africans for transport to the Americas between the sixteenth and nineteenth centuries.
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Nature is an academic publishing company created by the May 2015 merger of Springer Science+Business Media and Holtzbrinck Publishing Group's Nature Publishing Group, Palgrave Macmillan, and Macmillan Education.
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