A Voyage to Guinea, Brasil and the West Indies

John Atkins. 1735.

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John Atkins was a surgeon in the British navy who traveled to the West African coast in 1721. He later published this account of the voyage, in which he criticizes the slave trade, but also offers practical advice on conducting it.

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Metadata Details
Item Type Book
Title A Voyage to Guinea, Brasil and the West Indies
Short Title Voyage to Guinea, 1735
Place of Publication London
Publisher C. Ward and R. Chandler
Creator John Atkins
Publication Date 1735
Number of Pages Title page and pp. 61–62
Call Number Ayer 1269 .B8 A87 1735
Location Special Collections 4th floor