mary asked in Arts & HumanitiesHistory · 2 months ago

What social and economic factors drove the European powers to rely on the trans-Atlantic slave trade for labor in the western hemisphere? ?

What impact did this have on the lives of the African slaves?

1 Answer

  • Anonymous
    2 months ago

    Need for cheap labor.

    Supply of non-christian cheap labor.

    Went from prisoners of Africans to prisoners of Americans (citizens of all the continent not just the USA).

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