The Amistad Rebellion

Author: Marcus Rediker
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 014312398X
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A scholarly account of the nineteenth-century slave ship rebellion presented from the perspectives of the slaves discusses their fight for freedom within the context of the chain of resistance spanning the earliest slave revolts through the ...

The Amistad Rebellion

Author: Marcus Rediker
Publisher: Singapore Books
ISBN:
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The successful Amistad rebellion changed the very nature of the struggle against slavery. As a handful of Africans steered a course to freedom, they opened a way for millions to follow. This stunning book honours their achievement.

The Amistad Rebellion

Author: Marcus Rediker
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101601051
Size: 29.58 MB
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As a handful of self-emancipated Africans steered their own course to freedom, they opened a way for millions to follow. This stunning book honors their achievement.

The Slave Ship

Author: Marcus Rediker
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780670018239
Size: 40.44 MB
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Draws on three decades of research to chart the history of slave ships, their crews, and their enslaved passengers, documenting such stories as those of a young kidnapped African whose slavery is witnessed firsthand by a horrified priest ...

The Fearless Benjamin Lay

Author: Marcus Rediker
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 0807035920
Size: 15.20 MB
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Early Life -- "A Man of Strife & Contention" -- Philadelphia's "Men of Renown" -- How Slave-Keepers became Apostates -- Books and a New Life -- Death, Memory, Impact

Outlaws Of The Atlantic

Author: Marcus Rediker
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 0807033103
Size: 61.90 MB
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And by casting these rebels by sea as cosmopolitan workers of the world, he reminds us that to understand the rise of capitalism, globalization, and the formation of race and class, we must look to the sea. From the Hardcover edition.

Mutiny On The Amistad

Author: Howard Jones
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN:
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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.

If We Must Die

Author: Eric Robert Taylor
Publisher: LSU Press
ISBN: 0807131814
Size: 78.46 MB
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"If We Must Die enlarges the historical view of slave resistance, revealing a continuum of rebellions that spanned the Atlantic as well as the centuries.

Sacco And Vanzetti

Author: Bruce Watson
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780670063536
Size: 41.25 MB
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Documents the infamous 1927 trial and execution of Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti, from the anarchist bombings in Washington, D.C., for which they may have been wrongfully convicted to the fierce public debates that have subsequently ...

Recaptured Africans

Author: Sharla M. Fett
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469630036
Size: 58.31 MB
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In so doing, she examines the state of "recaptivity" as a distinctive variant of slave-trade captivity and situates the recaptives' story within the broader diaspora of "Liberated Africans" throughout the Atlantic world.