The Zong a massacre, the law and the end of slavery

Title The Zong a massacre, the law and the end of slavery
Names Walvin, James.
Book Number DBC08655
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation This book details the horror of the killing of enslaved Africans on board the ship The Zong in 1781, the lawsuit that ensued and its role in the efforts of abolitionists to end the slave trade. Some descriptions of sex and some violence.
Narrator Russell, Rhoda Chimakov.
Local Subject History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
History - Modern World - HWO
Audience Notes Contains descriptions of sex.
Contains violence.
Female narrator.
LC Subject Antislavery movements - Great Britain - History
Marine insurance - Great Britain - History
Mass murder - History - 18th century
Seafaring life - History - 18th century
Slave trade - England - Liverpool - History - 18th century
Slave trade - Jamaica - History - 18th century
Slavery - Law and legislation - Great Britain - History
Slaves - Violence against - History - 18th century
Trials - England - London - History - 18th century
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Call Number 306.362094275309033 ANF
Language English
Released 2011
Publication Info New York : Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library, 2011
Original Publication Recorded from: New Haven : Yale University Press, 2011. 9780300125559
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