The Resource The Amistad revolt : an historical legacy of Sierra Leone and the United States, by Arthur Abraham, (electronic resource)

The Amistad revolt : an historical legacy of Sierra Leone and the United States, by Arthur Abraham, (electronic resource)

Label
The Amistad revolt : an historical legacy of Sierra Leone and the United States
Title
The Amistad revolt
Title remainder
an historical legacy of Sierra Leone and the United States
Statement of responsibility
by Arthur Abraham
Title variation
Historical legacy of Sierra Leone and the United States
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A brief factual history of how 53 slaves captured by the Spanish, principally from the African colony of Sierra Leone revolted aboard the transport ship 'Amistad, ' were interred in the United States, and eventually won their freedom through the U.S. judicial system
Cataloging source
GPO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Abraham, Arthur
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
United States
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Amistad (Schooner)
  • Slave insurrections
  • Antislavery movements
Target audience
adult
Label
The Amistad revolt : an historical legacy of Sierra Leone and the United States, by Arthur Abraham, (electronic resource)
Link
http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS90054
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from title screen (viewed on Jan. 30, 2008)
  • "First published in 1987 ... republished in 1998."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
mixed
Control code
ocn192006786
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
21 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
digital, PDF file.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1001814
  • (GPO)99225654
System details
Mode of access: Internet. Address as of 1/30/08: http://usinfo.state.gov/products/pubs/amistad/amistad.pdf ; current access available via PURL
Label
The Amistad revolt : an historical legacy of Sierra Leone and the United States, by Arthur Abraham, (electronic resource)
Link
http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS90054
Publication
Note
  • Title from title screen (viewed on Jan. 30, 2008)
  • "First published in 1987 ... republished in 1998."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
mixed
Control code
ocn192006786
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
21 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
digital, PDF file.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1001814
  • (GPO)99225654
System details
Mode of access: Internet. Address as of 1/30/08: http://usinfo.state.gov/products/pubs/amistad/amistad.pdf ; current access available via PURL

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