Landings of Enslaved by Numbers

Endpoint of a centuries-long enforced odyssey, the region of the Bahian RecĂ´ncavo received more enslaved human beings than any other port-of-call throughout the entire history of mankind. Number of Embarked/Disembarked Enslaved at Selected Landings from 1514 to 1866: Bahia, port unspecified * Embarked: 1,339,627 Disembarked: 1,206,934 * “Bahia” above is the archaically used name for … Continue reading Landings of Enslaved by Numbers