Moments in Time - St. John's Slave Revolt DVD

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SKU: DC022989
Format: DVD
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Runtime: 50
Copyright: 2003

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In 1733, slaves rose up to take the Danish- and Dutch-controlled island in the first slave revolt in Caribbean history. The revolt was ultimately unsuccessful, and the slave trade continued to pour people from Africa into the island's sugar cane fields.