Slavery Through the Ages

Events

Beggining of Egyptians

3100 BC - 1070 BC

Greek Slavery

800 BC - 500 BC

Qin Dynasty

221 BC - 206 BC

Han Dynasty

206 BC - 220 AD

Roman Slavery

27 BC - 476 AD

Viking and Scandivaian Slavery

500 - 1500

Slavery during the British Empire

1700 AD - 1997 AD

Barbary Pirates and Maltese Corsairs

1700 - 1800

Slavery in the Modern Day

2000 AD - Present Day

Slavery on the Barbary Coast (see Barbary slave trade) was a form of unfree labour which existed between the 16th and 18th centuries in the Barbary Coast area of North Africa. According to Robert Davis, between 1 million and 1.25 million Europeans were captured by Barbary pirates and sold as slaves ...