The Resource Amistad, David Pesci, (electronic resource)

Amistad, David Pesci, (electronic resource)

Label
Amistad
Title
Amistad
Statement of responsibility
David Pesci
Creator
YiUg1XGT-0s
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
But their success was short-lived as the vessel was intercepted by the American navy, towed to New London Connecticut, where the slaves were held for deportation. The Spanish authorities maintained that they were property of their country and should be returned to Cuba to be tried for murder, but the fledgling Abolitionist lobby forced a series of trials, igniting one of America's first civil rights battles
Member of
Summary
In 1839, slaves who took over a slave ship but could not sail it back to Africa go on trial in Connecticut, and John Quincy Adams represents them before the Supreme Court
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005845
Characteristic
document
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pesci, David
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
990
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Allison & Busby Classics
Series volume
Series Number not available!
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  • Trials (Mutiny)
  • Slave-trade
Target audience
adult
Label
Amistad, David Pesci, (electronic resource)
Link
https://fe.bolindadigital.com/wldcs_bol_fo/b2i/productDetail.html?productId=FFP_063702&b2iSite=1545&preview=no
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Publication
Note
  • Downloadable eBook
  • Fiction
Dimensions
unknown
Governing access note
Access restricted to registered members of City Libraries
Isbn
9780749015930
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780749015930
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Amistad, David Pesci, (electronic resource)
Link
https://fe.bolindadigital.com/wldcs_bol_fo/b2i/productDetail.html?productId=FFP_063702&b2iSite=1545&preview=no
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable eBook
  • Fiction
Dimensions
unknown
Governing access note
Access restricted to registered members of City Libraries
Isbn
9780749015930
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780749015930
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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