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Rebels against slavery

Pat McKissack

Rebels against slavery

by Pat McKissack

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Published by Scholastic in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Slave insurrections -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick L. McKissack.
    GenreJuvenile literature
    ContributionsMcKissack, Fredrick.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination181 p. :
    Number of Pages181
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23262099M
    ISBN 100590457357
    LC Control Number94041089

    Rebels against slavery. [Pat McKissack; Fredrick McKissack] -- Many unsung heroes fought in the war against slavery from colonial times to the Emancipation Proclamation. This is the stories of the leaders of the slave revolts who revolted by running away and. Jan 30,  · Rebels Against Slavery: American Slave Revolts View larger image. By: Patricia C. Mckissack and Fredrick L. MckissackPages:

    Stories of African-Americans, some slaves and some free, who fought against slavery both in the US and the Caribbean, including Nat Turner, Harriet Tubman, Toussaint Louverture, and Denmark Vesey. Many of their stories have been told before, but the McKissacks (Red-Tail Angels, p. , etc.) perform the important service of bringing them together in one volume. The book highlights that slaves. Oct 15,  · Washington, Jefferson, John Jay, John Adams, Benjamin Franklin, Alexander Hamilton, and many other brave and good men have worn those appellations, and I hate to see them now worn by wretches who, instead of being rebels against slavery, are actually rebelling against the principles of human liberty and progress, for the hell-black purpose of.

    For a book assigned to be read for a university history class, I found the narrative to be very vibrant, bringing to life in my mind as I read what life in the south in the decades leading up to the Civil War was actually like. Rebels Against Slavery Gerda Lerner Snippet view - /5(3). There were numerous rebellions against slavery and serfdom, most often in conjunction with Cossack uprisings, such as the uprisings of Ivan Bolotnikov (–), Stenka Razin (–), Kondraty Bulavin (–), and Yemelyan Pugachev (–), often involving hundreds of thousands and sometimes millions.


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Mar 27,  · Rebals Against Slavery is a Solid book I will reference again and keep in our home library. out of 5 stars An inspiring and necessary novel about African-Americans who fought for their own freedom Reviewed in the United States on July 6, /5(8). Mar 27,  · retaliation necessary to unbind the shackles of slavery.

Famous Americans; such as Richard Allen are depicted. He was the first Bishop of the African Methodist Episcopal Church. This book would be very valuable for any student project on the rebellions against slavery in the colonies up through the period of the Civil War and beyond/5(7).

retaliation necessary to unbind the shackles of slavery. Famous Americans; such as Richard Allen are depicted. He was the first Bishop of the African Methodist Episcopal Church. This book would be very valuable for any student project on the rebellions against slavery in the colonies up through the period of the Civil War and beyond/5(7).

Rebels Against Slavery: American Slave Revolts. This meticulously researched book pays tribute to heroes such as Cinque, an African captive who was defended before the Supreme Court by John Quincy Adams, Nat Turner and Harriet Tubman/5.

American Slave Revolts. Many unsung heroes fought in the war against slavery from colonial times to the Emancipation Proclamation. The story of the abolitionists has been told, but the leaders of the slave revolts have often been forgotten by lapachecachica.com Turner, inled the longest slave revolt.

Many unsung heroes fought in the war against slavery from colonial times to the Emancipation Proclamation. The story of the abolitionists has been told, but the leaders of the slave revolts have often been forgotten by history.

Nat Turner, inled the longest slave revolt in history. Rebels Against Slavery American Slave Revolts (Book): McKissack, Pat: From Colonial times to the Emancipation Proclamation, the stories of African-Americans who fought to free themselves and their people from slavery.

Rebels Against Slavery: American Slave Revolts is a book by Patricia and Fredrick McKissack. It tells the life stories of a number of people involved in abolitionism in the Americas including Joseph Cinqué, Toussaint Louverture, Gabriel Prosser, Nat Turner, Harriet Tubman, Denmark Vesey, John Brown, Cato, and the lapachecachica.com: Patricia McKissack, Fredrick McKissack.

“Women in all cultures are expected to do very difficult, time consuming, laborious and high risk unpaid work to give birth and raise children, and in many cultures they remain as an almost entirely unpaid foundation of slave labour that the rest of the economy is built upon.”.

Instead of engaging in organized revolt, many slaves ran away in order to escape the bondage of slavery. In their book Runaway Slaves: Rebels on the Plantation (New York: Oxford University Press, ), historians John Hope Franklin and Loren Schweninger explore this form of rebellion.

Aug 20,  · It’s estimated there were at least slave rebellions in America before slavery was abolished in he enlisted the help of several other men to rebel. The Taiping Rebellion was a. Rebels Against Slavery: The Story of American Slave Revolts; Rebels Against Slavery: The Story of American Slave Revolts.

Patricia and Fredrick McKissack. Profiles of rebellion leaders like Nat Turner, Harriet Tubman, Denmark Vesey, Cato, and Gabriel Prosser.

Start with a Book. Boswell was in favor of slavery, and James Basker, a literary historian at Barnard College, has suggested that this stance tainted his depiction of Johnson’s abolitionism, especially since.

"Rebels Against Slavery - American Slave Revolts" by Patricia C. McKissack and Frederick L. McKissack, hardcover book published by Scholastic Press inpages that include numerous b/w photos & illustrations.

Rebels against Slavery introduces young readers to some of the brave "men and women, slaves and free blacks, Northerners and Southerners.

Get this from a library. Rebels against slavery: American slave revolts. [Pat McKissack; Fredrick McKissack] -- Describes the slave revolts in the United States during the 's.

Jan 28,  · The Paperback of the Rebels against Slavery: American Slave Revolts by Patricia C. McKissack, Fredrick McKissack | at Barnes & Noble.5/5(1).

Rebels Against Slavery: American Slave Revolts Patricia C. McKissack, Author, Fredrick McKissack, Jr., Joint Author Scholastic $ (0p) ISBN More By and About This Author. Here are exciting true stories of African-American rebels who fought against slavery, such as Cinque, leader of a slave ship revolt who went before the Supreme Court and won freedom for himself and his shipmates, Nat Turner, and many others.

Collects the true stories of brave African-American rebels who fought against slavery, from Cinque, who pleaded his case before the Supreme Court, to Nat Turner, who led one of the greatest revolts in history. "synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title/5(36).

The slaves fought off the English for more than a week before the colonists rallied and killed most of the rebels, although some very likely reached Fort Mose. Even after Colonial forces crushed.retaliation necessary to unbind the shackles of slavery.

Famous Americans; such as Richard Allen are depicted. He was the first Bishop of the African Methodist Episcopal Church. This book would be very valuable for any student project on the rebellions against slavery in the colonies up through the period of the Civil War and beyond/5.Jul 20,  · Runaway slaves: rebels on the plantation User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict.

Franklin (history, emeritus, Duke Univ.) and Schweninger (history, Univ. of North Carolina, Greensboro) have written an exhaustive account of slaves who escaped during the antebellum period.