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The Book of Negroes Season 1 Release Date

The tv series season The Book of Negroes Season 1 is already released on BET in the USA. The upcoming BET release date in the UK is to be announced.

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The Book of Negroes Season 1

TV Series Season

The series tells the true story about a young African girl named Aminata Diallo. She was abducted from her native village in 18th century. Aminata falls into slavery in South Carolina. After a while, she manages to escape to Scotland. The book's title refers to the real object, which was a handwritten black passengers list. The book contained the following information: name, age, physical condition of each passenger who departing from New York on British ships in 1783. Also, there was information on their status: slave or free.

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