|West and Central
African Slaving Regions (with today's national borders).
|What you see labeled
herre as the Bight of Benin is called the “Slave Coast” by Thornton.
Theresa Singleton, The Archaeology of the African Diaspora in the Americas
(Glassboro, New Jersey: Society for Historical Archaeology, 1995).
|Line drawing of
modern map, showing countries of West Africa; also, coastal slaving regions,
e.g., Senegambia, Upper Guinea,Gold Coast, Bight of Biafra.