That's them. My African history is mostly lost to lazy brain cell activity. A significant passage in that article:
Presumably in their ocean going sailing ships while waiting for the steam powered stuff to come on line.
I mentioned this subject to a black Nigerian mate a few years back and not only did he not believe me but he also ended the friendship . His loss not mine .Aaah yes, their special programs on educating the Europeans on how to row galleys or work as sex slaves.
The white slave trade that is so often mentioned, and carried about as a massive chip on white shoulders?
Editor's note (3/21/20): For an update on this story, visit: Why is a 16-year-old book on slavery so popular now? A new study suggests that a million or more European Christians were enslaved by Muslims in North Africa between 1530 and 1780 – a far greater number than had ever been...news.osu.edu