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Ghent and Bruges-1 - The African Slave Trade in Renaissance...

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The African Slave Trade in Renaissance 1444: the first public sale of African slaves by Europeans takes place at Lagos, Portugal 1500-1600: Portugal enjoys a virtual monopoly in the slave trade to the Americas 1528: the Spanish government issues contracts to private companies for the trade of African slaves
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Triangular Slave Trade The first stage of the Triangular Trade involved taking manufactured goods from Europe to Africa: cloth, spirit, tobacco, metal goods, and guns. The second stage of the Triangular Trade (the middle passage) involved shipping the slaves to the Americas. The third, and final, stage the return to Europe with the produce from the slave- labor plantations: cotton, sugar, tobacco,
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Ghent
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Bruges
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Jan van Eyck, The Ghent Altarpiece, 15th century
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Jan van Eyck, The Ghent Altarpiece Adoration of the Mystic Lamb 15th century, (1432); polyptych panel painting, one of Belgium's masterpieces, at Saint Bavo Cathedral, Ghent.
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Jan van Eyck, The Ghent Altarpiece Adam Eve
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Jan van Eyck, The Ghent Altarpiece
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