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Campagne internationale pour la sauvegarde de l'île de Gorée
Title: Campagne internationale pour la sauvegarde de l'île de Gorée
URL: http://www.dakar.unesco.org/goree_patrimoine/
Creator: UNESCO
Abstract: The Campaign wants to draw the attention on the bad state of many historical buildings on the island of Gorée. Gorée was used to imprison slaves before they were sent to America during the slave trade. The site shows many photographs of buildings on Gorée island, already restored or not yet. Furthermore, there is a map of the island and background information on its history and the campaign. [editors ilissAfrica]
Keywords: Senegal; colonialism; townscape / cityscape; city history; slave trade; slavery; urbanity / urbanism
Countries: Africa. General Resources;
Senegal
Subject areas: History & Geography » History up to 1850;
History & Geography » Geography;
Further Subjects
Resource type: International and supranational Organisations;
Collections of Illustrations (Fotographies, Paintings, Charts)
Language: French
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