Table of contents for Slavery and the birth of an African city : Lagos, 1760-1900 / Kristin Mann.

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Contents
Acknowledgments
Introduction
1. The Rise of Lagos as an Atlantic Port, c. 1760-1851
2. Trade, Oligarchy, and the Transformation of the Precolonial State
3. The Original Sin: Anti-slavery, Imperial Expansion, and Early Colonial Rule
4. Innocent Commerce: Boom and Bust in the Palm Produce Trade
5. Britain and Domestic Slavery
6. Redefining the Owner-Slave Relationship: Work, Ideology, and the Demand for People
7. The Changing Meaning of Land in the Urban Economy and Culture
8. Strategies of Struggle and Mechanisms of Control: Quotidian Conflicts and Court Cases
Conclusion
Notes
Bibliography
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Slave trade -- Nigeria -- Lagos -- History -- 18th century.
Slave trade -- Nigeria -- Lagos -- History -- 19th century.
Lagos (Nigeria) -- History -- 18th century.
Lagos (Nigeria) -- History -- 19th century.
Lagos (Nigeria) -- Commerce -- History -- 18th century.
Lagos (Nigeria) -- Commerce -- History -- 19th century.
Slave trade -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Slave trade -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Great Britain -- Commerce -- History.
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Africa.