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The Resource The slave ship : a human history, Marcus Rediker

The slave ship : a human history, Marcus Rediker

Label
The slave ship : a human history
Title
The slave ship
Title remainder
a human history
Statement of responsibility
Marcus Rediker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Charts the history of slave ships, their crews, and their enslaved passengers, documenting such stories as those of a young kidnapped African whose slavery is witnessed firsthand by a horrified priest from a neighboring tribe responsible for the slave's capture
Summary
Charts the history of slave ships, their crews, and their enslaved passengers, documenting such stories as those of a young kidnapped African whose slavery is witnessed firsthand by a horrified priest from a neighboring tribe responsible for the slave's capture
Award
Library Journal Best Books, 2007.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
232533
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rediker, Marcus
Dewey number
306.3/62096
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HT1322
LC item number
.R42 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slave trade
  • Slaves
  • Merchant marine
  • Race relations
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a human history
Label
The slave ship : a human history, Marcus Rediker
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0717/2007018081.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-415) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Life, death, and terror in the slave trade -- The evolution of the slave ship -- African paths to the middle passage -- Olaudah Equiano: astonishment and terror -- James Field Stanfield and the floating dungeon -- John Newton and the peaceful kingdom -- The captain's own hell -- The sailor's vast machine -- From captives to shipmates -- The long voyage of the slave ship Brooks -- Epilogue: endless passage -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Index
Control code
6261040
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
434 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780670018239
Isbn Type
(h.c.)
Lccn
2007018081
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (CPomAG)JPL88252
  • (OCoLC)124074808
  • (NjBwBT)bt2007159729
Label
The slave ship : a human history, Marcus Rediker
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0717/2007018081.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-415) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Life, death, and terror in the slave trade -- The evolution of the slave ship -- African paths to the middle passage -- Olaudah Equiano: astonishment and terror -- James Field Stanfield and the floating dungeon -- John Newton and the peaceful kingdom -- The captain's own hell -- The sailor's vast machine -- From captives to shipmates -- The long voyage of the slave ship Brooks -- Epilogue: endless passage -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Index
Control code
6261040
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
434 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780670018239
Isbn Type
(h.c.)
Lccn
2007018081
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (CPomAG)JPL88252
  • (OCoLC)124074808
  • (NjBwBT)bt2007159729

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