Five Thousand Years of SlaveryBook - 2011
Traces the practice of slavery throughout the millennia, drawing on historical narratives, personal accounts, and visual sources to cover such examples as the ancient Sumerian practice of selling impoverished children into bondage and the oppression of ninth-century Zanj salt marsh workers.
Publisher: Toronto : Tundra Books, c2011
Characteristics: 168 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: 5000 years of slavery