Editors. "US slave ship Creole is taken over by slaves". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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US slave ship Creole is taken over by slaves (43 words)
Historical Context Note
An American slave ship, the Creole, is taken over by its slaves, who murder the crew and put into port in the British West Indies where slavery is not recognised, having been abolished in 1833. Britain ignores the American government's demands for their return.18066 US slave ship Creole is taken over by slaves 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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