The Slave Ship

Written By Marcus Rediker
The Slave Ship
  • Publsiher : Penguin
  • Release : 04 October 2007
  • ISBN : 1440620849
  • Pages : 448 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 4 reviews
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Download or read book entitled The Slave Ship by author: Marcus Rediker which was release on 04 October 2007 and published by Penguin with total page 448 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. “Masterly.”—Adam Hochschild, The New York Times Book Review In this widely praised history of an infamous institution, award-winning scholar Marcus Rediker shines a light into the darkest corners of the British and American slave ships of the eighteenth century. Drawing on thirty years of research in maritime archives, court records, diaries, and firsthand accounts, The Slave Ship is riveting and sobering in its revelations, reconstructing in chilling detail a world nearly lost to history: the "floating dungeons" at the forefront of the birth of African American culture.

The Slave Ship

The Slave Ship
  • Author : Marcus Rediker
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2007-10-04
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 1440620849
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Summary : “Masterly.”—Adam Hochschild, The New York Times Book Review In this widely praised history of an infamous institution, award-winning scholar Marcus Rediker shines a light into the darkest corners of the British and American slave ships of the eighteenth century. Drawing on thirty years of research in maritime archives, court ...

The Slave Ship Wanderer

The Slave Ship Wanderer
  • Author : Tom Henderson Wells
  • Publisher : University of Georgia Press
  • Release Date : 2009-07-01
  • Total pages : 116
  • ISBN : 1440620849
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Summary : Published in 1967, The Slave Ship Wanderer details the journey of the elegant yacht that was used to secretly land a cargo of 400 enslaved Africans off the coast of Jekyll Island, Georgia, in 1859. It was the last successful large-scale importation of slaves into the United States, and it was done in ...

The Slave Ship Fredensborg

The Slave Ship Fredensborg
  • Author : Leif Svalesen,Karin Barber
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 243
  • ISBN : 1440620849
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Summary : Provides details of life aboard the Danish slave ship Fredensborg, which sank off the coast of Norway in 1768....

Dreams of Africa in Alabama

Dreams of Africa in Alabama
  • Author : Sylviane A. Diouf
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2009-02-18
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 1440620849
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Summary : In the summer of 1860, more than fifty years after the United States legally abolished the international slave trade, 110 men, women, and children from Benin and Nigeria were brought ashore in Alabama under cover of night. They were the last recorded group of Africans deported to the United States as slaves. ...

United States V Amistad

United States V  Amistad
  • Author : Susan Dudley Gold
  • Publisher : Marshall Cavendish
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 144
  • ISBN : 1440620849
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Summary : Describes the historical context of the 1841 U.S. Supreme Court case United States v. Amistad that ruled that illegally enslaved blacks had the right to be free....

The Slave Ship

The Slave Ship
  • Author : Mary Johnston
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1924
  • Total pages : 330
  • ISBN : 1440620849
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Summary : Read online The Slave Ship written by Mary Johnston, published by which was released on 1924. Download full The Slave Ship Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Last Slave Ships

The Last Slave Ships
  • Author : John Harris
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-11-24
  • Total pages : 312
  • ISBN : 1440620849
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Summary : A stunning behind-the-curtain look into the last years of the illegal transatlantic slave trade in the United States "A remarkable piece of scholarship, sophisticated yet crisply written, and deserves the widest possible audience."--Eric Herschthal, New Republic "Engrossing. . . . Astonishingly well-documented. . . . A signal contribution to U.S. antebellum historiography. Highly recommended ...

The Slave Ship

The Slave Ship
  • Author : Bruno Erich Werner
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1953
  • Total pages : 416
  • ISBN : 1440620849
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Summary : Read online The Slave Ship written by Bruno Erich Werner, published by which was released on 1953. Download full The Slave Ship Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Case of the Slave Ship Amistad

The Case of the Slave Ship Amistad
  • Author : Mary Cable
  • Publisher : New Word City
  • Release Date : 2017-09-04
  • Total pages : 220
  • ISBN : 1440620849
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Summary : In August 1839, what appeared to be a listless pirate ship, unidentified by any flag, was spotted off the North Atlantic coast of the United States. On board were thirty barely clad black men, armed with cutlasses, and two white men - Spanish slave owners with an incredible story to tell. ...

The Slave Ship Memory and the Origin of Modernity

The Slave Ship  Memory and the Origin of Modernity
  • Author : Martyn Hudson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-05-15
  • Total pages : 160
  • ISBN : 1440620849
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Summary : Traces; slave names, the islands and cities into which we are born, our musics and rhythms, our genetic compositions, our stories of our lost utopias and the atrocities inflicted upon our ancestors, by our ancestors, the social structure of our cities, the nature of our diasporas, the scars inflicted by ...

The Slave Ship

The Slave Ship
  • Author : George Suthie King
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1933
  • Total pages : 322
  • ISBN : 1440620849
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Summary : Read online The Slave Ship written by George Suthie King, published by which was released on 1933. Download full The Slave Ship Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Slave Ship

The Slave Ship
  • Author : Emma Gelders Sterne
  • Publisher : Scholastic Paperbacks
  • Release Date : 1953
  • Total pages : 188
  • ISBN : 1440620849
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Summary : Describes, in story form, an incident in 1839 when a boatload of African slaves seized control of the ship and finally gained legal freedom in the American courts....

The Voyage of the Slave Ship Hare

The Voyage of the Slave Ship Hare
  • Author : Sean M. Kelley
  • Publisher : UNC Press Books
  • Release Date : 2016-02-23
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 1440620849
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Summary : From 1754 to 1755, the slave ship Hare completed a journey from Newport, Rhode Island, to Sierra Leone and back to the United States—a journey that transformed more than seventy Africans into commodities, condemning some to death and the rest to a life of bondage in North America. In this engaging ...

From the Slave Ship to the Spaceship

From the Slave Ship to the Spaceship
  • Author : Betty Swan
  • Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
  • Release Date : 2012-06
  • Total pages : 560
  • ISBN : 1440620849
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Summary : From the Slave Ship to the Spaceship promotes African American social studies by creating a vast collection of topics that incorporate over five hundred skits, narratives and poems. It is Betty Swan's hope that everyone from pre-K to adult will be inspired to learn more about African American contributions, culture ...

Sighting the Slave Ship

Sighting the Slave Ship
  • Author : Pauline Stainer
  • Publisher : Dufour Editions
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Total pages : 80
  • ISBN : 1440620849
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Summary : Pauline Stainer is a poet 'working at the margins of the sacred', conveying sensations 'with an economy of means that is breathtaking... her poems are not merely artefacts, they have an organic life of their own' (John Burnside). As in all her books, the luminous poems of her second collection ...