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The Resource Amistad, David Pesci

Amistad, David Pesci

Label
Amistad
Title
Amistad
Statement of responsibility
David Pesci
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1839, slaves who took over a slave ship but could not sail it back to Africa go on trial in Connecticut, and John Quincy Adams represents them before the Supreme Court
Summary
Tells the story of an African farmer who is sold into slavery and stages a rebellion aboard the slave ship, the Amistad.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
005845
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pesci, David
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3566.E736
LC item number
A65 1997
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
990
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adams, John Quincy
  • Amistad (Schooner)
  • Slave insurrections
  • Trials (Mutiny)
  • Slave trade
Target audience
adult
Label
Amistad, David Pesci
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9781569247037
Lccn
96054050
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 36159570
  • 267441
Label
Amistad, David Pesci
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9781569247037
Lccn
96054050
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 36159570
  • 267441

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