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Dred Scott v. Sandford : the pursuit of freedom

Author: Tim McNeese
Publisher: New York : Chelsea House, ©2007.
Series: Great Supreme Court decisions.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Chronicles the life of Dred Scott and his eleven-year struggle to gain his freedom after his master brought him to the free state of Illinois, and describes the Supreme Court decision of Roger B. Taney in 1857.

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Genre/Form: Trial and arbitral proceedings
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Named Person: Dred Scott; John F A Sanford; Dred Scott; John F A Sanford; John F A Sanford; Dred Scott; Dred Scott; John F A Sanford
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tim McNeese
ISBN: 0791092364 9780791092361
OCLC Number: 64486990
Description: 120 pages : illustrations, 1 map ; 25 cm.
Contents: The origins of American slavery --
A new era of slavery --
A new life for Dred Scott --
The further travels of Dred Scott --
Scott v. Emerson --
Scott v. Sandford --
The decision.
Series Title: Great Supreme Court decisions.
Other Titles: Dred Scott versus Sandford
Responsibility: Tim McNeese.
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On March 6, 1857, the United States Supreme Court ruled on a case that would decide the fate of a slave named Dred Scott. This work traces Scott's suit through the US judicial system. It gives  Read more...


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