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Ha Ha! Joke for geography geeks. S/O to AP Human Geo because I can now successfully name these maps without looking.

Africa's true size will blow you away

What your favorite map projection says about you. I hate the Peters Projection. Yes, I am that much of a map nerd.

Harriet Tubman (far left), was an American abolitionist and she is photographed with a group of slaves she helped escape in the 19th century

'The end of slavery led to hunger and death for millions of black Americans': Extraordinary claims in new book

Harriet Tubman with slaves she helped rescue during the American Civil War, ca. (Date of photo given by Catherine Clinton, source of photo is New York Times.) Left to right: Harriet Tubman; Gertie Davis {Watson} (adopted daughter of Tubman} behind Tu

Confederate Veteran ... a number of blacks served in the Confederate Army as soldiers. Historians and students of history agree that blacks served by the thousands in the Confederate Army, but they will dispute, however, that these blacks served as soldiers, and will dismiss their service as that of servants attached to the Army.  Not so however.

a number of blacks served in the Confederate Army as soldiers. Historians and students of history agree that blacks served by the thousands in the Confederate Army. Many whites would send slaves to serve in their place.

The Arab Muslim Slave Trade Of Africans, The Untold Story

Stop Blaming America: Islam Brought Slavery To The West By Audrey Russo

we mad a lot. lol xD

haha The Internet Responds To Supreme Court Ruling On ObamaCare Oh.They Mad!

#scene #scenery #beautiful_places

Qatar Is A Peninsular Arab Country Whose Terrain Comprises Arid Desert And A Long Persian (Arab) Gulf Shoreline Of Beaches And Dunes.

Maybe we should learn by example...just sayin'

All opposite of what American does. In France the doctor comes to your house if you need it, free dental care in England, Germany you get alternative healthcare along with traditional, all free.

SLAVES, EX-SLAVES, and CHILDREN OF SLAVES IN THE AMERICAN SOUTH, 1860 -1900 (5) by Okinawa Soba, via Flickr

"Bob and his Fiddle" in old Georgia. Music born in adversity. Nearly every form of modern music in America has its roots in African-American culture. Rock and Roll wouldn't be around today without the Mississippi Delta blues.

Slave ships, large cargo ships specially converted for the purpose of transporting slaves, especially newly purchased African slaves to the Americas. As many as 20 million Africans were transported by ship. The transportation of slaves from Africa to America was known as the Middle Passage.-Spirits of the Passage

Slave ships, large cargo ships specially converted for the purpose of transporting slaves to the Americas. Transportation of slaves from Africa to America was known as the Middle Passage.

Secret Relations Between Blacks And Mexicans

Afro-Mexicans (mexicanos negros) are Mexicans who are mostly of African ancestry. Afro-Mexicans who used to be found in every part of Mexico.

Gordon, or Whipped Peter, was an enslaved African American who escaped from his Louisiana plantation in March 1863, gaining freedom when he reached the Union camp near Baton Rouge. He became known as the subject of photographs documenting the extensive scarring of his back from whippings received in slavery. Abolitionists distributed these carte de visite photographs of Gordon throughout the United States and internationally to show the abuses of slavery.

Full length, black-and-white photograph of a seated African-American. He is barefoot and wearing very ragged clothing, having escaped slavery

Zwarte slaven werden in verschrikkelijke omstandigheden vanuit Afrika naar Amerika gebracht.

Diagram of a slave ship that sailed from Liverpool via the Gold Coast in Africa to Jamaica in the West Indies terribly crowded, must have been horrific

the people of Africa

Africa - Ethnolinguistic Map of the Peoples Published in December 1971 with the article “The Zulus: Black Nation in a Land of Apartheid,” this map is a supplement to the “Heritage of Africa” map printed in the same issue.

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