Links for further background to my novels

This page leads to selected links concerning:

Films about slavery and the slave trade

Literature not related to slavery and the slave trade

Museums of slavery and the slave trade

UNESCO Slave Route Project

General online resources on slavery and the slave trade

Conferences revision pending

Travel and tourism revision pending

The contents of this site provide historical background material to supplement my novels, with special reference to "Ama, A Story of the Atlantic Slave Trade" and to the sequel "Brave Music of a Distant Drum", giving the serious reader material with which to ask critical questions about my treatment of slavery, the trade and related topics. The sources were gathered over years of research and writing. If a link is broken, please try cross-checking with a search engine to find a possible new location.