The African Slave in Colonial Peru, 1524-1650.
“This work sets forth the intricacies and iniquities of the slave traffic to the colony, the part played by the African in the economy of Peru, the daily life of the black man himself, and the ways in which he could turn his bondage to his own advantage.” (from dust jacket) With chapters on the Trans-Atlantic slave trade, the slave trade in Peru, African versus Indian labor, the Black artisan, and on the manumission and advancement of free persons of color.
Description: The African Slave in Colonial Peru, 1524-1650.
Stanford, California: Stanford University Press, 1974. xiv, ,439pp. First Edition. 8vo. Publisher’s tan cloth; illustrated dust jacket. Map. Near fine in near fine dust jacket.