Unformatted text preview: -Brazil-after 1550-West Indies-after 1650 A. South Atlantic System-brought wealth to British (European) economy-West Indies planters lived in London-Navigation Acts-funneled wealth to Britain-1750: reshipments of American sugar and tobacco-1/2 of Britain’s exports-profits from slave trade-1790s:-Britain exported 300,000 guns/year to Africa-British ship: 300-350 slaves every 2 days...
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- Spring '08
- Atlantic Slave Trade, A. South Atlantic