The Nature Of The Judicial Process

Author: Benjamin N. Cardozo
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486443868
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In this legal classic, a former Associate Supreme Court Justice explains the conscious and unconscious processes by which a judge decides a case and the ways rulings are guided and shaped.

Black Mutiny

Author: William A. Owens
Publisher: Black Classic Press
ISBN: 9781574780048
Size: 55.48 MB
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Relates the story of the 1839 revolt of Mendi slaves aboard the schooner "Amistad," telling how President John Quincy Adams sided with the slaves to win their freedom and passage home Originally published in 1953, Black Mutiny remains one ...

Mutiny On The Amistad

Author: Howard Jones
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
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This book is the first full-scale treatment of the only instance in history in which African blacks, seized by slave dealers, won their freedom and returned home.


Author: Walter Dean Myers
Publisher: Dutton Juvenile
ISBN: 9780525459705
Size: 21.84 MB
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When a group of illegally enslaved Africans takes over their captors' ship, the Amistad, in 1839, they find themselves facing a judge, with not only their freedom at stake but also the issue of slavery as a whole on trial.