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  • The Other Slavery

  • The Uncovered Story of Indian Enslavement in America
  • By: Andrés Reséndez
  • Narrated by: Eric Martin
  • Length: 12 hrs and 38 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 89
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 79
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 79

Since the time of Columbus, Indian slavery was illegal in much of the American continent. Yet, as Andrés Reséndez illuminates in his myth-shattering The Other Slavery, it was practiced for centuries as an open secret. There was no abolitionist movement to protect the tens of thousands of natives who were kidnapped and enslaved by the conquistadors, then forced to descend into the "mouth of hell" of 18th-century silver mines or, later, made to serve as domestics for Mormon settlers and rich Anglos.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • overall a good book

  • By Paola V. Hidalgo on 01-23-17

Pretty good!

Overall
4 out of 5 stars
Performance
3 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 02-26-18

Narrator was difficult to listen to at times, but overall very well written book. quite enjoyed it!