Howard Jones Mutiny on the Amistad PDF

Howard Jones Mutiny on the Amistad PDF

Mutiny on the Amistad

Mutiny on the Amistad 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 Howard Jones describes how, in 1839, fifty three of the captives led by Joseph Cinque revolted in the Caribbean aboard the Spanish slave ship, the Amistad The seizure of the ship, the arrest o Mutiny on the Amistad 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 Howard Jones describes how, in 1839, fifty three of the captives led by Joseph Cinque revolted in the Caribbean aboard the Spanish slave ship, the Amistad The seizure of the ship, the arrest of the Africans, and the Spanish protest against the violation of their property rights created an international controversy

Title : Mutiny on the Amistad
Author :  Howard Jones
Language : English
Isbn : 0195038290
Format : Paperback
Pages : 296 pages

Rating: 4.1

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