Unformatted text preview: fellow prisoners. They are kept under close watch and are controlled quite sternly by the crew of the ship, which fears more suicide attempts and possible mutiny. He then reaches the Americas, specifically the isle of Barbados, where he is sold. The rest of the story covers his life as he is traded between three masters, during which time he goes through differing degrees of treatment, travels, and learns a variety of skills. Question: Can the narrative in question be considered accurate, considering that it is a firsthand account written by an anti-slavery activist? I read the assigned primary source documents in their entirety....
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- Spring '09
- Atlantic Slave Trade, Americas, Barbados, interesting first-hand view