A Century in Captivity: The Life and Trials of Prince Mortimer, a Connecticut Slave

A Century in Captivity: The Life and Trials of Prince Mortimer, a Connecticut Slave

by Denis R. Caron
     
 

The riveting reconstruction of an eighteenth-century slave's life and imprisonmentSee more details below

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The riveting reconstruction of an eighteenth-century slave's life and imprisonment

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781584655404
Publisher:
University of New Hampshire Press
Publication date:
02/28/2006
Series:
Revisiting New England
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

DENIS R. CARON is an attorney for a national title insurance company. He is the author of Connecticut Foreclosures, now in its fourth edition, and has written and lectured on many aspects of real property law.

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
The Trial
The Early Years
The Will to Be Free
The Codicils
Probate
The Appeal
The Conviction Revisited
To Newgate
Early Newgate
Mortimer, Prince
Freedom Delayed
The Counterfeiter
The Bible Peddler
Three and a Half Feet
Moses and Amos
Old Soldiers
Acidum Arseniosum
Postscript
Notes
Bibliographic Note
Index

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