La Amistad Analysis

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This essay is about a ship that was called “La Amistad”. This Movie was based on transporting illegally slaves that were not really slaves, because they were born in Africa, but they bought them so they had been born in Cuba, but they born in Africa. The author was Steven Spilberg, he is a very famous author, he has make Jurassic Park, Jaws and other good ones, it happened in 1839 the true story. This was from Africa to Cuba, and finally it ended in the US, three years later they took another ship which they were going again to their home that was Africa. The characters were: Theodore Joadson, President Martin Van Buren, John Quincy Adams, Joseph Cinqué, Roger Sherman Baldwin, John Forsyth and William S. This story is about one slave the …show more content…
John Quincy Adams was the 6th president of the United States. When all of this case start it the Abolitionist Union went to reclute him and he didn’t accept it because he didn’t wanted to be involved in all of this. Time later he started putting attention in the case and at the end he involved in this and he won the case at the end. Joseph Cinque was the main slave of all the African people that live by the trade of slaves. He was captured illegally by Spanish people. He was transported to Cuba and then to the USA where he was going to the judge because the slavery, at the end he was sent back to his country. He had a wife and a son, when he was back at Africa they were no more there. Martin Van Buren was the president and he wanted to have slaves in his state so he make all the possible to win the case, but he can’t win it, so he lose and all the Africans were sent back to Africa. Queen Isabella ll was a queen how wants to help all the African’s so she help them and part of her she won the case. Roger Baldwin was the lawyer that won the first the case and the second one but he fight with Cinque so he had to be substituted by John Quincy Adams, but at the end they won the case and all the African’s were sent back to Africa because he help

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