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Curtin, Philip D. The tropical Atlantic in the age of the slave trade 1991. 47 p.

Law, Robin and Kristin Mann, West Africa In The Atlantic Community: The Case Of The Slave Coast, William And Mary Quarterly 1999 56(2) 307-334

Mann, Kristin & Bay, Enda G. (Eds.)  RETHINKING THE AFRICAN DIASPORA: The Making of a Black Atlantic World in the  Bight of Benin and Brazil   Notes, index.  160pp. UK . FRANK CASS, 071465129X HB, 071468158X PB  2001 HB GBP45.00 PB GBP18.50
Nine essays that indicate that a dynamic and continuous movement of peoples  east as well as west across the Atlantic forged diverse and vibrant  reinventions and reinterpretations of the rich mix of cultures represented by  Africans and peoples of African descent on both continents.

Solow, Barbara L. Slavery and the rise of the Atlantic system. Cambridge, Mass.: W.E.B. DuBois Institute for Afro-American Research, Harvard University; Cambridge [England]; New York: Cambridge University Press, 1991.


American Historical Association roundtable discussion "The Atlantic World:  Emerging Themes in a New Teaching Field."

History 534

English 634
Culture and Contact:  The Atlantic World, 1400-1800
Prof. Erik Seeman, Department of History, SUNY-Buffalo

International Seminar on the History of the Atlantic World, 1500-1800, Bernard Bailyn, Director