The Negro Plot Trials of 1741 : Bibiography


T. J. Davis, A Rumor of Revolt: The "Great Negro Plot" in Colonial New York
(Univ. of Mass. Press, 1985)

Mat Johnson, The Great Negro Plot: A tale of Conspiracy and Murder in Eighteenth-Century New York
[A work of historical fiction]
(Bloomsbury, 2007)

Charles Hoffer, The Great New York Conspiracy of 1741: Slavery, Crime, and Colonial Law
(Univ. Press of Kansas, 2003)

Jill Lepore, New York Burning: Liberty, Slavery, and Conspiracy in Eighteenth-Century Manhattan
(Vintage, 2006)

Serena R. Zabin (editor), The New York Conspiracy Trials of 1741:
Daniel Horsmanden's Journal of the Proceedings with Related Documents
(Bedford/St. Martin's, 2004)


The New York Conspiracy or A History of the Negro Plot of 1741
(Genealogy CDs, 2003)

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