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Dr Trotter - Anguish


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It was argued that the enslaved people were not happy to leave Africa, as sometimes suggested by the pro-slavers, but suffered great anguish:

The slaves in the night were often heard making a howling melancholy kind of noise, something expressive of extreme anguish...

Dr Trotter, ship's doctor (1783-4)

6th Mar 2008 by Diane Earl


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