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Black and British

A Forgotten History

David Olusoga

Drawing on new genetic and genealogical research, original records, expert testimony and contemporary interviews, Black and British reaches back to Roman Britain, the medieval imagination and Shakespeare's Othello. It reveals that behind the South Sea Bubble was Britain's global slave-trading empire and that much of the great industrial boom of the...
Publish Date
2018
January 1
First Published in 2016
Goodreads rating
4.61
ISBN
9781447299738
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Dec 31, 2020
The book of the year for me (though I was late to the party) was “Black and British” by @DavidOlusoga. I can’t remember when a book last made such an impression on me. It made me see the world differently and has changed my life.      source