The Great Negro Plot: A tale of conspiracy and murder in eighteenth-century New York

Title The Great Negro Plot: A tale of conspiracy and murder in eighteenth-century New York
Names Johnson, Mat.
Book Number DB069149
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation African American author of Hunting in Harlem (RC 57500) uses archives to recreate the social and economic milieu of 1741 colonial Manhattan. Describes the witch hunt that resulted when, after a series of fires, sixteen-year-old indentured servant Mary Burton testified to an impending slave rebellion. Violence. 2007.
Narrator Young, Chuck.
Local Subject History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Short Book - SH
Audience Notes Male narrator.
Contains violence.
LC Subject Conspiracies - New York (State) - New York - History - 18th century
Murder - New York (State) - New York - History - 18th century
Slave insurrections - New York (State) - New York - History - 18th century
New York (N.Y.) - History - Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
New York (N.Y.) - History - Conspiracy of 1741
New York (N.Y.) - Race relations - History - 18th century
Call Number 974.702 ANF
Language English
Released 2007
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, the Library of Congress, 2007
Original Publication Recorded from: New York, N.Y. : Bloomsbury USA, c2007. 1582340994
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