Portuguese Slave Traders Were No Match for Angolan Queen Nzinga Mbandi | Atlas Obscura

In the 16th century, Portuguese slave traders turned to the Congo and southwest Africa, after their stake in the slave trade was threatened by England and France in the northern part of the continent. Their most stubborn opposition came from an unexpected source: an Angolan queen who ruthlessly…

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