Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943

“‘The bloody Writing is for ever torn’: Domestic and International Consequences of the First Governmental Efforts to Abolish the Atlantic Slave Trade”

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Hosted by The Historical Society of Ghana and the University of Cape Coast

August 8–12, 2007

Accra and Elmina, Ghana

Special Online Notice

The videotaped proceedings of the conference are now posted along with an online forum at