The African Slave Trade In a Broad Context

PreColumbian America

35,000 BC
9000 BC
5000 BC

Post-Columbus Colonization

1490 - 1590
1492
1518 - 1530
1534 - 1730
1550
1607 - 1776
1628
1775 - 1783

African Slave Trade

1456 - 1863

Post-American Revolution

1776
1787
1861 - 1865
1863
1865
1954
1955 - 1968
1967
2008