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Jacobs, Harriet A. (Harriet Ann) 1813-1897

Overview
Works: 137 works in 248 publications in 5 languages and 11,071 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Sources  Personal narratives  Records and correspondence  Autobiographies  Biographies  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Study guides 
Roles: Author, Other
Classifications: E449, B
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Slave narratives by Henry Louis Gates( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in English and held by 2,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consists of primary source material in the form of personal narratives
Three narratives of slavery by Sojourner Truth( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Incidents in the life of a slave girl : written by herself by Durthy Washington( Book )

27 editions published between 1862 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Linda Brent, the book's heroine and narrator, Harriet Jacobs recounts the history of her family and recalls the degradation of slavery, especially the sexual oppression she experienced as a slave woman
The grandmother of slaves by Harriet A Jacobs( Book )

3 editions published in 1865 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass, an American slave by Frederick Douglass( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An autobiographical account of a childhood and youth spent in slavery by a man who became a great abolitionist and leader of anti-slavery activity
Twelve years a slave and other slave narratives( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Harriet Jacobs family papers by Harriet A Jacobs( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection contains approximately 300 of the more than 900 primary source documents: letters and papers written by, for and about Harriet Jacobs (1813-1897) and her activist brother and daughter, and Jacobs's struggles against slavery, racism and sexism. Accompanied by a CD containing a searchable PDF file of the entire contents
The Harriet Jacobs family papers by Harriet A Jacobs( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frances Langford double feature( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Career girl: an aspiring actress from Kansas City heads off to New York to try to fulfill her dreams
Incidents in the life of a slave girl by Harriet A Jacobs( )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The biography of a slave girl in the American South. Harriet Ann Jacobs lived from 1813 to 1897, and this is her story
Incidentes en la vida de una esclava : (selección) by Harriet A Jacobs( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in Spanish and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gennēthēka sklava : epeisodia apo tē zōē mias sklavas grammena apo tēn idia by Harriet A Jacobs( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in Greek, Modern and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narratives of slavery : Sojourner Truth, Harriet Jacobs, Mary Prince( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peripecias en la vida de una joven esclava : escritas por ella misma by Harriet A Jacobs( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Harriet Jacobs family papers by Harriet A Jacobs( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harriet Jacobs : a play by Lydia R Diamond( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Family collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stage door canteen: This war-era film tells the touching tale of a romance between an enlisted man and the hostess of New York City's famed Stage Door Canteen nightclub. Full of the stars who helped entertain the troops during World War II
Life under slavery : autobiographies of three American slaves( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A Will to Be Free by Harriet A Jacobs( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected here in this omnibus edition are three influential autobiographies of prominent women whose rose up from slavery to greatness. Essential reading for anyone interested in African American Heritage. Included are Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl by Harriet Jacobs, Narrative of Sojourner Truth by Sojourner Truth, and The History of Mary Prince, a West Indian Slave by Mary Prince. Slavery is a terrible thing, but it is far more terrible and harrowing for women than for men. Harriet Jacobs was owned by a
Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl : an Autobiographical Account of an Escaped Slave and Abolitionist by Harriet A Jacobs( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After hiding in her grandmother's attic for seven years, Harriet Ann Jacobs was finally able to escape servitude-and her master's sexual abuse-when she fled to the North. Once there, she became a very active abolitionist, and her correspondence with Harriet Beecher Stowe inspired her to write Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl about her years as a slave.She published the narrative in 1861 under the pseudonym Linda Brent, and the book was written as a novel with fictionalized characters to protect Jacobs from retribution by her former owners. (Dr. Flint, i.e., the real Dr. James Norcom, is L
 
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Slave narratives
Alternative Names
Brent Linda

Brent, Linda 1813-1896

Brent, Linda 1813-1897

Harriet Ann Jacobs Amerikaans verpleegster (1813-1897)

Harriet Ann Jacobs scrittrice statunitense

Harriet Jacobs

Harriet Jacobs écrivain américaine

Jacobs, Harriet.

Jacobs, Harriet 1813-1896

Jacobs, Harriet 1813-1897

Jacobs, Harriet A.

Jacobs , Harriet Ann

Jacobs, Harriet Ann 1813-1897

Jacobs , Harriet Brent

Jacobs, Harriet Brent 1813-1896

Jacobs, Harriet Brent 1818-1896

Ҳарриет Ҷакобс

ג'קובס, הריט 1813-1897

דזשייקאבס, הריט 1813-1897

제이콥스, 해리엇 1813-1897

제이콥스, 해리엇 앤 1813-1897

ジェイコブズ, ハリエット

ジェイコブズ, ハリエット・アン

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Three narratives of slaveryIncidents in the life of a slave girl : written by herselfNarrative of the life of Frederick Douglass, an American slaveThe Harriet Jacobs family papersThe Harriet Jacobs family papersNarratives of slavery : Sojourner Truth, Harriet Jacobs, Mary PrinceThe Harriet Jacobs family papersHarriet Jacobs : a playLife under slavery : autobiographies of three American slaves