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slave voyages - embarking

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Slave Voyages - Embarking

This is an attempt at visualizing the relative scale of the slave trade by country. The data comes from

The visualization is inpsired by the Mountains-out-of-molehills visualization. The focus is to communicate the relative scale over time, giving us a sense of activity over time of this attrocious part of our history.