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General Rigby, Zanzibar and the slave trade

Russell, Charles E. B. Mrs

General Rigby, Zanzibar and the slave trade

with journals, dispatches, etc

by Russell, Charles E. B. Mrs

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Published by George Allen & Unwin in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rigby, Christopher Palmer, -- 1820-1885.,
  • Slave trade -- Africa.,
  • Zanzibar -- History -- To 1890.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by his daughter, Mrs. Charles E.B. Russell.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination404p., [1] folded leaf :
    Number of Pages404
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18902451M

    AGOOD account of the Arab Slave Trade by sea at thetime of Rigby's departure from the consulate at Zanzibar is giverl in a despatch by Admiral Sir Baldwin Wake Walker, Commander-in-Chief of the Cape Station in He had recently visited both coasts ofAfrica. Zanzibar; City, Island, and Coast. by Richard Francis Burton. First edition of in two volumes. Tinsley, London. Volume 1 PDF Page Images. Volume 2 PDF Page Images.. In the preface, Burton attempts to explain why he has taken so long to publish this material, which dates back for the most part to , and had been rediscovered and returned to him in , but was only appeared in

    Read this book on Questia. The rise of Zanzibar was based on two major economic transformations: firstly, slaves became used for the production of cloves and grain for export, instead of the slaves themselves being exported; secondly there was an increased demand for luxuries such as ivory and Zanzibar took advantage of its strategic position to trade as far as the Great Lakes. Sir John Kirk, GCMG, KCB, FRS (19 December – 15 January ) was a Scottish physician, naturalist, companion to explorer David Livingstone, and British administrator in Zanzibar, where he was instrumental in ending the slave trade in that country.

    the slave trade in general (pp. 58, 61, 69—72, —). From Portuguese waters the "Gorgon" sailed to Pemba and thence to Zanzibar, where Captain (later Major-General) Christopher Palmer Rigby (—), the British Agent and Consul since , was endeavour- ing to secure the enforcement of the measures against. Christopher Palmer Rigby has written: 'General Rigby, Zanzibar, and the slave trade' -- subject(s): Slave-trade.


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Slave market Zanzibar. Slave ships. All of the main racial groups in Zanzibar were involved in the slave trade in some way or other.

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A biography of the life and times of a Major-General Christopher Palmer Rigby, an Empire-builder of the Victorian age. He was a friend of African explorers James Grant and John Speke, served in India and Russia (just before the Crimean War), and fought a lonely struggle against the slave-trade during his four years as Consul at Zanzibar.

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General Christopher Rigby, the best linguist in the British Army, was the British Consul in Zanzibar in In paragraph 33 of his Report on the Zanzibar Dominion of that year he wrote (probably with less than full full understanding): "Since the death of the late Imam [Syud Said] numbers of sodomites have come from Muscat, and these degraded wretches openly walk about dressed in.

In the 26 years between andBritain not only put an end to its involvement in the transatlantic slave trade, but also abolished slavery in the British Caribbean. These momentous events figure largely in the nation’s imagination and, indeed, its : John R.

Oldfield. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rigby, Christopher Palmer, General Rigby, Zanzibar, and the slave trade, with journals. InZanzibar fell under the control of the Sultanate of Oman, which developed an economy of trade and cash crops, with a ruling Arab elite and a Bantu general population.

Plantations were developed to grow spices; hence, the moniker of the Spice Islands (a name also used of Dutch colony the Moluccas, now part of Indonesia).

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