Puffin is proud to present the official junior novelization tie-in to Amistad. Directed by Academy Award "RM" -winning director Steven Spielberg, "Amistad" is the true story of a group of illegally enslaved Africans who overthrew their captors aboard the ship, La Amistad in 1839. As a result, they faced a series of courtroom trials that called into question the controversial institution of slavery, and their rights as human beings. Their struggle is a testament to the universal need for dignity and freedom, and the human ability to find the strength of spirit to fight for these most basic of rights.
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Book Description Puffin, New York, NY, U.S.A., 1997. Soft Cover. Book Condition: New. First Printing. A Puffin junior novel, trade paperback, based on the screenplay By David Franzini, Steven Zaillian. full-color photos from the film included. Condition is new with only light shelf wear,.WRAPPED IN A PLASTIC BAG TO PROTECT CONDITION OF BOOK.We have other titles in this genre in stock and give discounts in shipping on additional books sent in the same package, .Summary - In 1839, a young man named Cinque leads a group of illegally enslaved Africans in a revolt against their captors aboard the slave ship Amistad. All they want is to be free, to return to their homes and families. Instead, the Africans land America, where they are imprisioned and charged with murder and mutiny. Trade Paperback. Bookseller Inventory # 112407201
Book Description Puffin, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110140390634
Book Description Puffin. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0140390634 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.0963703
Book Description Puffin, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0140390634