18 September 2010

A shocking historical account of slave trade in the Gold Coast

The Theologian Slave Trader
A Personal commentary on Fredericus Svane Africanus' autobiography

The Theologian Slave Trader explores the life of Fredericus Petersen, a mulatto adopted in 1710 by a Danish Lutheran Priest at Christiansborg Fort in what is now Ghana and who was subsequently brought back to Denmark as a teenager.

Dr Christiana Oware Knudsen, brings the autobiography of Fredericus Petersen to life and contemporary relevance with the lively and engaging approach of an African story-teller, interweaving historical facts with family legends and documented impressions of the period.

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…intriguing account of one of the worst tragedies in history… 
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