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European History


Colonialism and the Slave Trade in Primary Sources

Guide to researching early modern and modern European History at Boston College.

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    Broad Digital Collections

    Colonial History: British involvement across Africa

    For sources in British history, see BC Libraries' British History Research Guide.

    Colonial History: French involvement across Africa

    Colonial History: German involvement across Africa

    Primary Sources on the Middle Passage

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