Black Odyssey: The Case of the Slave Ship Amistad. 2nd Penguin pbk

By: CABLE, Mary

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CABLE, Mary. Black Odyssey : The Case of the Slave Ship Amistad . (New York) : Penguin Books, (1997). Second Penguin Printing. Pp 183. Illustrated. 8vo, card covers. "On June 28, 1839, the slave ship Amistad sailed form Havana bearing a valuable cargo of fifty-three black people and a fortune in gold dubloons. Her destination was the Cuban coastal town of Puerto Principe, but she never reached it; for by July 2 the captain was dead and the Amistad had been seized by the slaves. Weeks later, a mystery ship appeared off the coast of New England, manned by cutlass-carrying blacks who could neither identify themselves nor declare what their intentions might be..." -from the cover. Very good. 10.00

Title: Black Odyssey: The Case of the Slave Ship Amistad. 2nd Penguin pbk

Author Name: CABLE, Mary

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Penguin, New York, 1997,:

Seller ID: 20040

Keywords: NAUTICAL SLAVERY UNITED STATES CUBA MUTINY BLACK STUDIES BLASTU,