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Slave narratives and the writings of freedmen / Caitlyn Paley.

Paley, Caitlyn, (author.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch J 306.362 PAL (Text) 34207001993279 GJN Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781502605245
  • ISBN: 1502605244
  • Physical Description: 64 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Cavendish Square, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 60-61) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: The hardships of slaves -- Slavery and life on the plantation -- Slave narratives and famous writings by slaves -- Reactions and consequences -- The legacy of slave narratives -- Chronology.
Summary, etc.:
Learn about slavery and the fight for freedom in this book examining the stories of slave narratives and their effect on the abolitionist movement of the United States. The book is complete with timeline, primary sources, photographs, and excerpts from the time period.
Subject: Slaves > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Fugitive slaves > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Slaves' writings, American > Juvenile literature.

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