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England Agrees Not to Join Slave Trade

A Portuguese embassy to the court of King Edward IV of England concludes with the English government agreeing not to enter the slave trade, against the wishes of many English traders.

Diogo da Azambuja

Diogo da Azambuja builds the castle at Elmina (modern Ghana) which was to become the most substantial and the most notorious slave-trading forts in West Africa.

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