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Ghosts of Amistad: In the Footsteps of the Rebels
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directed by Tony Buba, 1944-; produced by Marcus Rediker, 1951- (Pittsburgh, PA: University of Pittsburgh, 2014), 56 mins
This documentary chronicles the journey of author Marcus Rediker as he retraces the path of the brave Africans who rebelled against their captors and seized the slave schooner Amistad in 1839, leading to a watershed US Supreme Court decision that sparked Abolitionist action leading to the Civil War. Based on Red...
directed by Tony Buba, 1944-; produced by Marcus Rediker, 1951- (Pittsburgh, PA: University of Pittsburgh, 2014), 56 mins
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7 Reconnecting
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written by Michael A. Gomez, 1955-; edited by Martin Klein, fl. 2005; in Reversing Sail, New Approaches to African History (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2005, originally published 2005), 162-192
The experiences of Africans in the Old World -- the Mediterranean and Islamic worlds -- is followed by their movement into the New, where their plight in lands claimed by Portuguese, Spanish, Dutch, French and English colonial powers is analyzed from enslavement through the Cold War. Particular attention is paid...
written by Michael A. Gomez, 1955-; edited by Martin Klein, fl. 2005; in Reversing Sail, New Approaches to African History (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2005, originally published 2005), 162-192
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