The survivors of the Clotilda : the lost stories of the last captives of the American slave trade / Hannah Durkin.
Book | Amistad, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers | 2024 | First edition.

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Edition
First edition.
Description
xix, 412 pages, 16 pages unnumbered plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Summary
"Joining the ranks of Rebecca Skloot's The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks and Zora Neale Hurston's rediscovered classic Barracoon, an immersive and revelatory history of the Clotilda, the last slave ship to land on US soil, told through the stories of its survivors--the last documented survivors of any slave ship--whose lives diverged and intersected in profound ways"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents
Maps -- The Clotilda Africans -- A note on the spelling of names -- Kidnap -- The conpiracy -- The coast -- The sea -- Arrival -- The river -- The black belt -- The capital -- African town -- Reunion -- Burials -- Gee's bend -- Cocolocco -- The courthouse.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-392) and index.
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Lost stories of the last captives of the American slave trade
Other Form:
Online version: Durkin, Hannah. Survivors of the Clotilda First edition. New York, NY : Amistad, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2024] 9780063073012 (DLC) 2023040989
ISBN
9780063072992 (hardcover)
0063072998 (hardcover)
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