Traces the development of the Portuguese slave trade. Europeans’ rationalization of their enslavement of West Africans; Historical chronicles by Portuguese royal archivist Gomes Eanes de Zurara; Zurara's life, works, and insights on the slave trade; Crusade against Islam
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Wolf, Kenneth Baxter. "The `Moors' of West Africa and the beginnings of the Portuguese slave trade." Journal of Medieval & Renaissance Studies 24, no. 3 (Fall 1994): 449.