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Moi, Joseph Mosneron, Armateur Négrier Nantais, 1748-1833: Portrait Culturel D'une Bourgeoisie Négociante Au Siècle Des Lumières

Collection:
Black Caribbean Literature (BCL)
Contributor:
Mosneron-Dupin,Joseph (Author)
Format:
Book, Whole
Publication Date:
1995
URL:
http://www.worldcat.org/isbn/2909275604
Published:
Rennes [Paris]: Editions Apogée Diffusion PUF
ISBN:
2-909275-60-4
Location:
African American Research Center, Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject Term:
Caribbean area, History, Foreign trade, Biography, Slaves, Slave trade, 18th century, Africa, West, Nantes (France)
Notes:
238 p, "Mosneron's memoirs illustrate a merchant's life in the golden age of France's major slave-trading port, his austere values, and his persistence. As a young captain, he introduces us to the experience of voyages to the African coast and to the commercial circles of Caribbean colonial ports"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58.;