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ON THE

OPPRESSION OF THE
EXILED SONS OF AFRICA.

CONSISTING OF

ANIMADVERSIONS ON THE IMPOLICY AND BARBA.
RITY OF THE DELETERIOUS COMMERCE AND

SUBSEQUENT SLAVERY OF THE

HUMAN SPECIES;

TO WHICH IS ADDED,

A DESULTORY LETTER WRITTEN TO

- NAPOLEON BONAPARTE,

ANNO DOMINI, 1801.

BY THOMAS BRANAGAN,
Late Slave-trader from Africa, and Planter from Antigua ; who,

from coriscientious motives, relinquished a lucrative situation
in that island; and now from a deep sense of duty, publishes
to the world the tragical scenes, of which he was a daily spec-
tator, and in which he was unhappily concerned.

PHILADELPHIA:
PRINTED FOR THE AUTHOR, BY JOHN W. SCOTT,

NO. 27, BANK-STREET.

PUBLIC LIBRARY
153229

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HUMANITY,

PARTICULARLY THE PRESIDENT AND MEMBERS

OF THE

Abolition Society,

AND THE PEOPLE COMMONLY CALLED

QUAKERS,

WHO,

BY THEIR DISTINGUISHED EXERTIONS, FOR THE SUPPRESSION OF SLAVERY, AND THE RELIEF OF THE OPPRESSED AFRICANS, HAVE

DONE IMMORTAL HONOUR TO

THEMSELVES-TO HUMA

NITY, AND THE

CHRISTIAN NAME,

THE FOLLOWING WORK IS RESPECTFULLE

DEDICATED,

DI THEIR MOST OBEDIENT

NUMBLE SERVANT,

THE AUTHOR.

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