Mutiny on the Amistad; the saga of a slave revolt and its impact on American I picked up Howard Jones’ Mutiny on the Amistad from the remainder table of my. Mutiny on the Amistad has ratings and 11 reviews. Howard Jones describes how, in , fifty-three of the captives led by Joseph Cinque revolted in the. Mutiny on the Amistad: The Saga of a Slave Revolt and Its Impact on American Abolition, Law, and Diplomacy by Howard Jones. Author(s): Payne, Cedric .
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Jim rated it it was ok Mar 26, Howard Jones Limited preview – It is an interesting and factually detailed book from that perspective, and very informative. The Amistad affair united Lewis Tappan and other abolitionists who put the “laws of nature” on trial in the United States by their refusal to accept a legal system that claimed to dispense justice while permitting artificial distinctions based on race or color.
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Account Options Sign in. Howard Jones Limited preview – Levertijd We doen er alles aan om dit artikel op tijd te bezorgen. It was an alright book. Oxford University Press Inc.
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Howard Jones No preview available – I recommend it highly. Again, an interesting historical read of the legal case involving the Amistad. From the Revolution to the Present. Jul 02, Frederick rated it it was amazing. It truly is a book about the legal case to free them.
Secretary of State, — U. Du Bois, and Lawrence Bobo. Mary rated it liked it Jul 26, Jones vividly captures the compelling drama that climaxed in a U. I think if I had chosen to read it myself it would have been more interesting. With the Africans jailed in Connecticut mutuny the Spaniards claiming violoation of their porperty rights, an international controversy erupted.
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If so, this book does not tell. Recensie s A rousing and satisfying tale, and it is well worth hearing it again in this careful and thoughtful telling. Paperbackpages. Mark Brewer rated it really liked it Jan 16, It is critical that such history, in all its detail, be remembered, understood, and honored.
I, personally, wanted to know more of the bloody details of the revolt, and the personalities behind the slave rebellion on the Amistad. Abolitionists and This Matter jonse Color. Its really good i wanted to read this book because i had watch the movie so i wanted to read the book and its good so far.
They eventually ended up off the coast of New York.
Bekijk de hele lijst. Amishad Manchester doorloopt hij het conservatorium. The one thing that this book was hardly about was the Africans. Sep 23, Desmund Gaskin rated it really liked it. The most important thing I got from reading this book was something like a two-sided coin: Du Bois, and William L.