Index of works about slavery, from ancient to modern times.

The Official Medallion of the British Anti-Slavery Society, showing a black man in chains and the caption "Am I Not a Man and a Brother"

Source documents on slaveryEdit

Ancient worksEdit

Transatlantic slaveryEdit

Legislation, petitions etc.Edit

Abolitionist writingEdit

Texts written by slaves and former slavesEdit
Other textsEdit

Apologies of SlaveryEdit

Modern worksEdit

Slave sale postersEdit

Fictional accounts of slaveryEdit

See alsoEdit


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 from "additional readings" bibliographical list of chapter 87: Slavery. Hutchins, Robert Maynard, ed. Great Books of the Western World, vol. 3, The Great Ideas, Adler, Mortimer Jerome, ed. (Chicago: Encyclopedia Britannica, 1952) p. 790