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Author Azarian, Melissa Eisen.

Title The Amistad mutiny : from the court case to the movie / Melissa Eisen Azarian.

Publication Info. Berkeley Heights, NJ : Enslow Publishers, [2009]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Bureau Valley Jr/Sr HS Stacks - BVHG-8  J 326.0973 AZA    AVAILABLE
 LaSalle PL YA Non-Fiction - LSBB-3  YA 326 AZA    AVAILABLE
 Plano CUSD 88 - HS Stacks - PHSB-4  362.09 AZA    AVAILABLE
Description 128 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Famous court cases that became movies
Famous court cases that became movies.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Cinque's story -- The Mutiny -- Abolitionists unite -- The legal fight for freedom -- The final legal battle -- Amistad : the movie -- The Amistad aftermath.
Summary "Explores the mutiny aboard the Amistad, including the slave revolt onboard, the trial of the slaves in U.S. courts, the appeal to the Supreme Court, and the inspiration for the movie, Amistad"--Provided by publisher.
Subject Cinque -- Trials, litigation, etc. -- Juvenile literature.
Amistad (Schooner) -- Juvenile literature.
Trials (Mutiny) -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Fugitive slaves -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Slave trade -- America -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Slave insurrections -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Antislavery movements -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9780766030541

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