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Course & Subject Guides

Transatlantic Slave Trade @ Pitt

This LibGuide includes information and resources for the study of the history, politics, economics, and conditions of the Transatlantic Slave Trade that took place across the Atlantic Ocean from the 16th to the 19th centuries.

Secondary Resources

 

What is a secondary source?

A secondary source interprets and analyzes primary sources. These sources are one or more steps removed from the event. Secondary sources may have pictures, quotes or graphics of primary sources in them. Some types of secondary sources include:

  • PUBLICATIONS: Textbooks, magazine articles, Journal articles, books, encyclopedias

Books

Encyclopedias - Atlases - Chronologies