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Black mutiny : the revolt on the schooner Amistad

Author: William A Owens
Publisher: New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Plume, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Written as a novel in 1953 under the title: Slave mutiny, the revolt of the schooner Amistad by William A. Owens, this is the story of 53 illegally enslaved Africans who revolted against their captors. Based on U.S. government documents, court records, official and personal correspondence, diaries, and newspaper accounts.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Owens, William A., 1905-1990.
Black mutiny.
New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Plume, ©1997
(OCoLC)607763911
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William A Owens
ISBN: 0452279356 9780452279353
OCLC Number: 37546901
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiv, 322 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: The Mysterious Schooner --
African slave factory --
The middle passage --
Cuban slave mart --
"Kill the White men" --
East by day --
The sun against us --
The land of the free --
Trial by error --
The village green --
Friends storm sent --
Men or property --
Palaver at Hartford --
New England duress --
Voice of the tombs --
Don Escrupulo --
"Give us free" --
Westville waiting --
Old man eloquent --
Resolution in Washington --
"From Greenland's icy mountains" --
Merica men --
Africa's golden sand.
Responsibility: William A. Owens.

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Written as a novel in 1953 under the title: Slave mutiny, the revolt of the schooner Amistad by William A. Owens, this is the story of 53 illegally enslaved Africans who revolted against their captors. Based on U.S. government documents, court records, official and personal correspondence, diaries, and newspaper accounts.

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