The Resource Dark places of the earth : the voyage of the slave ship Antelope, Jonathan M. Bryant, (electronic resource)

Dark places of the earth : the voyage of the slave ship Antelope, Jonathan M. Bryant, (electronic resource)

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Dark places of the earth : the voyage of the slave ship Antelope
Title
Dark places of the earth
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the voyage of the slave ship Antelope
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Jonathan M. Bryant
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Language
eng
Summary
In 1820, the slave ship Antelope was captured off the Florida coast. Though the slave trade was prohibited, slavery was still legal in half of the United States, and it was left to the Supreme Court to determine whether the nearly 300 Africans on board were considered slaves-and if so, to whom they belonged. Mining untapped archives, Jonathan M. Bryant recounts the Antelope's fraught journey across the Atlantic, leading up to the momentous courtroom battle of 1825 that defined the moral and legal implications of slavery for a generation and was enormously influential in the Amistad trial. From Havana ports to the West African coast, from Georgia plantations to a Liberian settlement, Dark Places of the Earth creates a multidimensional portrait of the global slave trade. Bryant's work restores the Antelope to its rightful place as one of the most shocking and unjustly forgotten episodes in American legal history
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Bryant, Jonathan M
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Narrated by Tom Zingarelli
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  • Zingarelli, Tom
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  • Slavery
  • Slave ships
  • Prize law
  • Trials (Piracy)
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adult
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Dark places of the earth : the voyage of the slave ship Antelope, Jonathan M. Bryant, (electronic resource)
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MWT11425777
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Unabridged.
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9781622318827
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MWT11425777
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11425777
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Label
Dark places of the earth : the voyage of the slave ship Antelope, Jonathan M. Bryant, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11425777
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (10hr., 58 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Isbn
9781622318827
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11425777
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
11425777
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
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