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Amistad Slave Revolt and American Abolition

Karen Zeinert

Amistad Slave Revolt and American Abolition

by Karen Zeinert

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Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History - General,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Amistad (Schooner),
  • Antislavery movements,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Slave insurrections,
  • United States,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatSchool & Library Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9854175M
    ISBN 100613625854
    ISBN 109780613625852
    OCLC/WorldCa173091149

    Catalog Mutiny on the Amistad:» Book» Mutiny on the Amistad: the saga of a slave revolt and its impact on American abolition, law, and diplomacy (Book) Author: Jones, Howard, Published: New York: Oxford University Press, Format: Book. Physical Desc. This article was written by Howard Jones. Jones is the author of numerous books, including Mutiny on the Amistad: The Saga of a Slave Revolt and Its Impact on American Abolition, Law, and Diplomacy, published by Oxford University Press. This article was originally published in the January/February issue of American History : Historynet Staff.

    The Amistad slave revolt and American abolition Item Preview Traces the revolt of Africans aboard the slave ship Amistad, their apprehension, and long trial which ended in their acquittal by the Supreme Court Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by lotu.t on Ma SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Terms of Pages:   The Amistad Slave Rebellion, Years Ago From the 16th to the 19th centuries, an estimated 12 million Africans were forcibly shipped across the Atlantic Ocean to the New World.

    Mutiny on the Amistad: The Saga of a Slave Revolt and Its Impact on American Abolition, Law, and Diplomacy by Howard Jones. This volume presents the first full-scale treatment of the only instance in history where African blacks, seized by slave dealers, won their freedom and returned home. David Franzoni's screenplay was based on the book Mutiny on the Amistad: The Saga of a Slave Revolt and Its Impact on American Abolition, Law, and Diplomacy (), by the historian Howard ed by: Steven Spielberg.


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The Amistad Slave Revolt and American Abolition Hardcover – April 1, by Karen Zeinert (Author)1/5(1). The Amistad Slave Revolt and American Abolition Paperback – February 1, by Karen Zeinert (Author)1/5(1). The Amistad Slave Revolt and American Abolition book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

This work of nonfiction tells the wh /5. The Amistad Slave Revolt and American Abolition Paperback – January 1, out of 5 stars 1 rating See all 6 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions1/5(1).

The missionary work and teaching the Amistad slaves to speak English so they could defend themselves and become Christians was distressing to hear, but to a lot of anti-slavery people winning Africans over to Christ was their goal.

I knew almost nothing about this revolt except the basics this book really helped to understand the slave trade.4/5(1). The Amistad Slave Revolt and American Abolition is a perfect read-aloud book for grades four and up.

Take advantage of all the movie hype to share this amazing story. Open kids' eyes to a time period in America as you read about a pivotal event in history. : The Amistad Slave Revolt and American Abolition () by Zeinert, Karen and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(17).

Mutiny on the Amistad: The Saga of a Slave Revolt and Its Impact on American Abolition, Law, and Diplomacy by Howard Jones. In Julya group of Africans that had been illegally imported into Cuba used violence to take over the Amistad while it was transporting them from Havana to Puerto by: This book is the first full-scale treatment of the only instance in history in which African blacks, seized by slave dealers, won their freedom and returned home.

InJoseph Cinque led other blacks in a revolt on the Spanish slave ship Amistad in the Caribbean/5. Mutiny on the Amistad: The Saga of a Slave Revolt and Its Impact on American Abolition, Law, and Diplomacy: The Saga of a Slave Revolt and Its Impact on American Abolition Cited by: 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 Connecticut.

The Africans spoke no English; slavery was widespread in the US; still, the abolitionists took up the cause and carried the case all the way to the Supreme Court.

The Africans were eventually Author: Karen Zeinert. The Amistad slave revolt and American abolition. [Karen Zeinert] -- Traces the revolt of Africans aboard the slave ship Amistad, their apprehension, and long trial which ended in their acquittal by the Supreme Court.

In their eyes, the mutiny on the &IAmistad offered an ideal opportunity to awaken Americans to the injustice of slavery. In this book, Howard Jones shows how the abolotionist argument put the "laws of nature" on trial in the U.S., as Tappan and the others refused to accept a legal system claiming to dispense justice while permitting artificial distinctions based on race or color.

Mutiny on the Amistad: the saga of a slave revolt and its impact on American abolition, law, and diplomacy User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict In this well-crafted narrative Jones has.

Jones describes how, inJoseph Cinqué led a revolt on the Spanish slave ship, the Amistad, in the Caribbean. The seizure of the ship by an American naval vessel near Montauk, Long Island, the. The Amistad Slave Revolt and American Abolition written by Karen Zeinert **All teachers – please have Ms. Shults approve all internet related resources before sharing with the students.

Summary: Infifty-three West Africans brought to Cuba and sold as slaves, seized the ship La Amistad ; killed two men; and sailed toward the rising sun. Mutiny on the Amistad: The Saga of a Slave Revolt and Its Impact on American Abolition, Law, and Diplomacy by Howard recommended.

In Julya group of Africans that had been illegally imported into Cuba used violence to take over the Amistad while it was transporting them from Havana to Puerto Príncipe. The Amistad Revolt: Memory, Slavery, and the Politics of Identity in the United States and Sierra Leone.

Athens: University of Georgia Press, Zeinert, Karen. The Amistad Slave Revolt and American Abolition. North Haven, CT: Linnet Books, : Mutiny on the Amistad: The Saga of a Slave Revolt and its Impact on American Abolition, Law, and Diplomacy () by Jones, Howard and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5().

The Slave revolt aboard the La Amistad, the background of the slave trade and its subsequent trial is retold in a celebrated poem by Robert Hayden entitled Middle Passage, first published in Howard Jones' published Mutiny on the Amistad: The Saga of a Slave Revolt and Its Impact on American Abolition, Law, and Diplomacy in Citations: 40 U.S.

(more)15 Pet. ; 10 L. The Amistad Slave Revolt and American Abolition (Book): Zeinert, Karen: Traces the revolt of Africans aboard the slave ship Amistad, their apprehension, and long trial which ended in their acquittal by the Supreme Court.Mutiny on the Amistad The Saga of a Slave Revolt and Its Impact on American Abolition, Law, and Diplomacy Howard Jones.

This volume presents the first full-scale treatment of the only instance in history where African blacks, seized by slave dealers, won their freedom and returned home.Jones describes how, inJoseph Cinqu led a revolt on the Spanish slave ship, the Amistad, in the Caribbean.

The seizure of the ship by an American naval vessel near Montauk, Long Island, the arrest of the Africans in Connecticut, and the Spanish protest against the violation of their property rights created an international : Oxford University Press.