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Deafening Silence on the Slave Trade; Studying the Origins of Atlantic History

March 11, 2005 Premium content for subscribers. Subscribe Today

In southern Ghana along the stretch of land off the Atlantic coast formerly known as the old Slave Coast, now known as Eweland, on many a night the striking rhythms of the drums can be heard from many miles away. They are so sure, so insistent in...

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