The Transatlantic Slave Trade

The Forced Migration of Africans to America (1607-1830)

Spotlight on Immigration and Migration

Not all people who came to America from foreign countries did so seeking a better life. Some came to this country as slaves. The transatlantic slave trade brought Africans to America in chains for over two hundred years. Readers learn important facts about the transatlantic slave trade, which is an essential topic in social studies curricula. Historical images and primary sources help give readers a sense of what happened to slaves on the journey to America as well as what happened once they were put to work in this country.

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Reading Level: 4-5

Interest Level: 4-8

Product type : Library Bound Book
ISBN : 978-1-5081-4103-7
Author : Richard Alexander
Copyright : 2016
Language : English
Category : Social Studies, American History
Pages : 24
Trim : 7 1/8" x 8 1/2"
GRL : T
Dewey : 306.3'620973—dc2
ATOS : 6.2
ARPoints : 0.5
Subject : Social Studies, American History
Binding : Library
Black and White Photographs • Detailed Table of Contents • Full-color photographs • Glossary • Index • Maps • Primary Sources • Web Sites