The Amistad slave revolt and American abolition

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Linnet Books, 1997 - History - 101 pages
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Traces the 1839 revolt of Africans aboard the slave ship Amistad, their apprehension, and long trial which ended in their acquittal by the Supreme Court.

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THE AMISTAD SLAVE REVOLT AND AMERICAN ABOLITION

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Zeinert takes on the improbable story of how 53 Africans from Sierra Leone were captured, sold into slavery, and while en route to Cuba on the Spanish ship Amistad, revolted and ended up in ... Read full review

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Reviewed August 2006 A quick read of only a couple hours, but lots of information and pictures are crammed in. This book would make an excellent reference for a lecture about the subject. To the point ... Read full review

Contents

Mutiny on the Amistad
15
Judson Holds a Hearing
30
notes
91
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