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Author Bryant, Jonathan M, author.

Title Dark places of the earth [Axis 360 electronic resource] : the voyage of the slave ship Antelope / Jonathan M. Bryant.

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company, [2015]
©2015
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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 376 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations, map, portraits.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-353) and index.
Contents Sea -- Savannah -- Washington, D.C. -- Legacies.
Summary A professor of history who specializes in slavery and constitutional law investigates one of the most significant--and unjustly forgotten--Supreme Court cases in American history involving the slave ship Antelope and the three hundred African lives at stake.
Subject Antelope (Ship : Active 1820) -- Trials, litigation, etc.
Slavery -- Law and legislation -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Cases.
Slave ships -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Prize law -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Cases.
Trials (Piracy) -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Genre Electronic books.
Added Author Baker & Taylor Axis 360
Added Title Voyage of the slave ship Antelope
Other Form: Print version: Bryant, Jonathan M., author. Dark places of the earth. First edition 9780871406750 (DLC) 2015009205 (OCoLC)891611001
ISBN 9781631490774
163149077X
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