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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They steered the ship northward to Montauk, Long Island, where it was seized by an American naval vessel.
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The Amistad affair united abolitionists in the U. Be the first to ask a question about Mutiny on the Amistad. Account Options Sign in. That is when the legal proceedings started, as different crews of ships tried to claim the ship and its cargo as their own.
To ask other readers questions about Mutiny on the Amistadplease sign up. Oxford University Press Inc. I, personally, wanted to know more kn the bloody details of the revolt, and the personalities behind the slave rebellion on the Amistad.
Mutiny on the Amistad by Howard Jones
However, the mutiny and mutineers are only involved when some legal plea or jonez involves them. He notes that ojnes of the abolitionists were nonetheless dissatisfied with the decision because it had not rested on the law of nature; yet, he obseves, even they failed to grasp the central importance of the affair: The black cargo overpowered the slavers and took control.
Ambassador to the United Kingdom, — 1st U. It is an interesting and factually detailed book from that perspective, and very informative. To purchase, visit your preferred ebook provider. In this book, Howard Jones shows how the howad argument put the “laws of nature” on trial in the U. The most important thing I got from reading this book was something like a two-sided coin: The Spanish government was involved, pleading the cause of its citizens that were accused of illegally trading slaves.
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Mike Hawkins rated it it was amazing Feb 06, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Lists with This Book. Pat Hinds rated it it was amazing Oct 01, With the Africans jailed in Connecticut and the Spaniards claiming violoation of their porperty rights, an international controversy erupted. This book completely changed my view American history related to slavery.
Federal Judicial History Office Amistad 15, Academic Skip to main content. Alle prijzen zijn inclusief BTW en andere heffingen en exclusief eventuele verzendkosten en servicekosten. Mary rated it liked it Jul 26, And it does not really discuss what happened when the spoiler Amistad rebels were returned to Sierra Leone–is there any record of what happened to them beyond that? InJoseph Cinque led other blacks in a revolt on the Spanish slave ship, Amistad, in the Caribbean.
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It was as dry as anything I have ever read, and I have pn in my life had to work so hard to make myself finish a book.
It was full of facts the book, that is and many dates and it just mutiy like everything was being repeated constantly, even from chapter to chapter. Du Bois, and William L. Du Bois, and John K.
Howard Jones Limited preview – As you probably already know, the Amistad was a Spanish slave ship that was taking a load of slaves and farming supplies to the Caribbean hhe the recently-enslaved Africans got some of the farming supplies cane knives and took over the ship. Secretary of State, — U. Cornish noted that inthe historian Samuel Eliot Morison described the Amistad case of as “the most famous involving slavery,” until it was “eclipsed by the Dred Scott decision.
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Du Bois, and Paul Finkelman. Its really good i wanted to read this book because i had watch the mutlny so i wanted to read the book and its good so far. The Amistad affair united abolotionists in the U. Ryan rated it it was ok Oct 05, T rated it really liked it Jul 11, Liefhebbers van Howard Jones bekeken ook. A good true story of what happened to a group of Africans when the the slave ship that they were cargo on is captured by the navy.