ATTITUDES TO SLAVERY: ASANTE
TEXTS AND SOURCES: ATTITUDES TO SLAVERY
ASANTE HISTORY, CULTURE, RELIGION, ECONOMY, JUDICIAL PROCESS, "HUMAN SACRIFICE"
"What do you mean, family? How could Amankwatia Panin have a family? He was a slave. Does a slave have a family? . . . Does anyone know where a slave comes from? You don't talk about a slave's origins. A slave is a slave."
Asantehene Nana Sir Osei Agyeman Prempeh II,1958, quoted by Ivor Wilks.