Granville Sharp S Cases On Slavery

Author: Andrew Lyall
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1509911227
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The purpose of Granville Sharpe's Cases on Slavery is twofold: first, to publish previously unpublished legal materials principally in three important cases in the 18th century on the issue of slavery in England, and specifically the status ...

Rough Crossings

Author: Simon Schama
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0061914606
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With powerfully vivid storytelling, Schama details the odyssey of the escaped blacks through the fires of war and the terror of potential recapture, shedding light on an extraordinary, little-known chapter in the dark saga of American ...

A Memoir Of Granville Sharp

Author: Charles Stuart
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He was the chief advocate in the case of Thomas Lewis, in 1771, and then
triumphantly declared, that no man can be legally detained as a slave in England
. Granville Sharp's observations upon this tergiversation, are worthy of record,
and ...

Specters Of The Atlantic

Author: Ian Baucom
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822387026
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Drawing on the work of an astonishing array of literary and social theorists, including Walter Benjamin, Giovanni Arrighi, Jacques Derrida, and many others, he argues that the tragedy is central not only to the trans-Atlantic slave trade ...

Memoirs Of Granville Sharp Esq

Author: Prince Hoare
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As this case was of considerable importance to the general interests of the Negro
cause, it will be necessary to relate some ... An African, of the name of Thomas
Lewis, had formerly been a slave in the possession of a Mr. Stapylton, who now ...

The Historical Encyclopedia Of World Slavery

Author: Junius P. Rodriguez
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0874368855
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Gilbert refused to pay the £30 per slave loss that Gregson was claiming, and the
case went to court. ... encouraged by the activity of the free Africans Ottobah
Cugoano and Olaudah Equiano and English abolitionists like Granville Sharp.
Sharp ...

The Igbo And Their Niger Delta Neighbors

Author: Nnamdi J. O. Ijeaku
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1441525459
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was an active member of the abolitionist movement that brought about the
abolition of slavery in that country and in all its colonies around the world. ... In
1783, Ekweano brought the case of the ship, Zong, to Granville Sharp's attention.
Sharp ...

The Friend

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The slave was the mainmast bathed in tears, looks on the land from which he **n;
he was immediately liberato London, and a warrant ... Granville Sharp, as usual,
at once took the negro's case in hand, and employed counsel to defend him.