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The humans were treated as any other commodities of trade, for example, like glass and beads. Kathleen says “… To sell, and truck with us, for glass, beads and other trifles… ”1 They exchanged the slaves for other commodities of trade. It was a kind of a friendly treatment among the business men since it was a form of wealth creation that all those who ventured would gain while the slaves would to suffer.
Slave trade was also, on the other hand, viewed as an act of brutality where the slaves were mistreated and killed on the worst case scenario. Those who practice slave trade were in-human people who cared less about the lives of the others people. The dead bodies were treated without respect as they would be dragged with contempt. This mistreatment came as a form of revenge as reveal in the following quote; “…destroy them who sought to destroy us.”2
The recount of Edward Waterhouse gives the evidence that servants were beaten and killed. The same servants were forced to drag the bodies of the dead ones without any kind of respect to the dead. This recount ends by the Edward swearing of revenge that they will invade and take the Indians property as a way of revenge.3
The people in England viewed slave trade as a kind of venture where one would put at risk of their lives with an aim that after the struggle the benefits would be worth it. They view the venture in a manner that came with so much suffering in their part, since there was no food in the regions that they adventured such as Nigeria. This made them to invest much on the venture activities that included even debts with the aim that there would be huge product of the venture that would enable them settle their debts.4
The slaves were viewed as inferior beings that would not, at any time, be equated to their master. The people in England believed that the slavery activities not only benefited the masters, but
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