Catalog

Record Details

Catalog Search



The survivors of the Clotilda : the lost stories of the last captives of the American slave trade / Hannah Durkin.

Durkin, Hannah, (author.).

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.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780063072992
  • ISBN: 0063072998
  • Physical Description: xix, 412 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: [New York] : [Amistad], [2024]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Subject: Enslaved persons > Alabama > Biography.
African Americans > Alabama > Biography.
Enslaved persons > Alabama > History > 19th century.
Human trafficking > Alabama > History > 19th century.
Slave trade > United States > History > 19th century.
West Africans > Alabama > History > 19th century.
Mobile (Ala.) > History > 19th century.
Clotilda (Ship)
Africatown (Ala.) > Biography.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Lehigh Carbon Library Cooperative. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Emmaus Public Library.

Holds

  • 0 current holds with 2 total copies.
Show Only Available Copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Emmaus Public Library 306.362 DURK (Text) 36446002113945 New Adult Available -


Additional Resources