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Amistad, David Pesci

Label
Amistad
Title
Amistad
Statement of responsibility
David Pesci
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A novel on an African-American hero. In 1839 Joseph Cinque, also known as Singbe, leads a rising of African slaves on a Spanish slave ship. They kill most of the crew and order the navigator to steer for Africa, but he steers in the opposite direction and they are captured by the Americans. Abolitionists take up their cause, the Supreme Court rules they are free men and Cinque returns home covered in glory. A first novel
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
Intended audience
Young Adult
LC call number
PS3566.E736
LC item number
A65 1997
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
990
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Amistad (Schooner)
  • Adams, John Quincy
  • Slave insurrections
  • Trials (Mutiny)
  • Slave trade
  • Adams, John Quincy
  • Amistad (Schooner)
  • Slave insurrections
  • Slave trade
  • Trials (Mutiny)
Target audience
adult
Label
Amistad, David Pesci
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-292
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
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9781569247488
Lccn
96054050
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9781569247488
System control number
(OCoLC)36159570
Label
Amistad, David Pesci
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-292
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
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9781569247488
Lccn
96054050
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9781569247488
System control number
(OCoLC)36159570

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