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Lost Voyages Found
 
6/12/2014
From the 15th through 19th centuries, the transatlantic slave trade sent an estimated 12.5 million Africans to the New World—the largest forced migration in modern history. As late as 1820, nearly four Africans had crossed the Atlantic for every European.
 
A new Web site called Voyages sheds light on the trade with an amalgamation of data on slave ships’ journeys, maps, charts and essays.
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