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date: 11 April 2021

Caribbean Region.locked

  • Dale Tomich,
  • Francisco A. Scarano,
  • Michael Craton,
  • Pieter Emmer
  •  and Carolyn Flick


[To chart the history of slavery in various European colonies throughout the Caribbean, this entry comprises five articles:

British Caribbean

French Caribbean

Spanish Caribbean

Dutch Caribbean

Danish and Swedish Caribbean

For further discussion of the scope and documentation of slavery in the region,see Historiography, article on Latin ...

A version of this article originally appeared in A Historical Guide to World Slavery.

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