ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS AND BACKGROUND INFORMATION
(Mystic Seaport's excellent educational site.)
(Information on the country that was home to the Amistads.)
(Animated version of the mutiny and links.)
Amistad Story Ties Into Roots of United Methodist Church in Africa
(Background information on the missionary work began in Africa as the result of the Amistad incident.)
PROJECT TO BUILD A REPLICA OF THE SCHOONER AMISTAD
Amistad America, Inc.
(Information on the project at Mystic Seaport, CT. to build a schooner resembling as much as possible the Amistad.)
THE PLAGIARISM CONTROVERSY SURROUNDING THE SPIELBERG MOVIE, "AMISTAD"
The Amistad Case: Outright Plagiarism or Who Owns History?
(Information and documents pertaining to the copyright infringement suit of Barbara Chase-Riboud against Steven Spielberg and Dreamworks.)
Entertainment Weekly Online: Amistad
(News and gossip about the plagiarism controversy.)
Cable, Mary, Black Odyssey: The Case of the Slave Ship Amistad (Viking Press, 1971).
Chase-Riboud, Barbara, "The Echo of the Lions," (1989).
Jones, Howard, The Mutiny on the Amistad:The Saga of a Slave Revolt and its Impact on American Abolition, Law, and Diplomacy (Oxford Univ. Press, 1987).
Jurmain, Suzanne, "Freedom's Sons: The True Story of the Amistad Mutiny," (1998).
Myers, Walter Dean, "Amistad: A Long Road to Freedom," (1998).
Owens, William, Slave Mutiny: The Revolt on the Schooner Amistad (J. Day Co., 1953).
Pesci, David, Amistad (1997).
Zeinert, Karen, The Amistad Slave Revolt and American Abolition (1997).
Jackson, Donald, "Mutiny on the Amistad," Smithsonian (January, 1998).
Jones, Howard, "The Mutiny on the Amistad," Constitution (Fall, 1988).
Rosen, G. "Amistad and the Abuse of History," Commentary (Feb., 1998).
Trudeau, Gary, "Amistad is Important. Discuss," TIME (Dec. 29, 1997).
Hugh Thomas, "Amistad as History," Wall Street Journal (1998).
Zeinert, K. "The Amistad Revolt and American Abolition," N. Y. Times (Aug. 31, 1997)(Book Review).
United States vs. The Amistad, 40 U. S. 518 (1841).
See "Amistad Links" in this site.
Amistad (Dreamworks, 1997)(Steven Spielberg, Director.)