That poor victim of MERCANTILISM! My own people will prosper with the slaves working while his try in vain to not become the slaves!
Well, slaves are those who have committed crimes... Not paying their debts and such. No big deal I suppose.
Trade you a gun for 3 slaves so you can protect your tribe from slave traders? Deal!
We are going to spread our religion to this new COLONY!
Missionaries & More
A new land to settle in. The gold and wealth that is there! So exciting!
"I bless the rains down in AFRICA" We should call it the "Triangular Trade" because if you connect our countries that's what shape it makes!
Europe, America & Africa
America, I'll trade you furniture and clothes for lumber and cotton...
Europe, I'll give you gold and iron if you'll supply me with those as well.
Europe, that's swell! Africa, I'll get you some rum if I can have slaves to work my plantations.
A man trades a gun to help an African protect himself from being sold into slavery through slave raids.
People to Property
It's all right! Your family will just get torn apart and subjected to SLAVERY! And possibly die on the way there.
People colonize by sending Catholic missionaries and such to preach.
The Long Haul
Welcome aboard! Everyone please keep to their 4 by 4 ft areas as we embark on the MIDDLE PASSAGE to the continuation of your mistreatment and possible death. This trip will last 6-8 weeks... or more. Safe journeys!
American, African and European representatives create trade deals to help their countries grow.
People waiting for the slave ship to America, their families most likely to be broken up and each member harassed and abused.
The intro. to the Middle Passage, where about 20% of slaves died on the ship due to disease, abuse, close quarters and suicide.
Major cities in Africa collapsed as slave trade skyrocketed. Mainly women were left behind.
Whoa. Major cities in Africa have collapsed and there are a lot of women.. America's ECONOMY has raised though...