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Early African-American classics

Author: Anthony Appiah
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, 1990.
Series: A Bantam classic
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of autobiographical literature by some of America's most influential black writers includes pieces by Booker T. Washington, Frederick Douglass, and Harriet Jacobs.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Anthologies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Early African-American classics.
New York : Bantam Books, 1990
(OCoLC)891447935
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Appiah
ISBN: 0553213792 9780553213799
OCLC Number: 21314270
Description: xxiv, 574 pages ; 18 cm.
Contents: Prologue, a selection from The souls of Black folk / by W.E.B. Du Bois --
Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass, an American slave / by Frederick Douglass --
Selections from Incidents in the life of a slave girl / by Harriet A. Jacobs --
Selections from Up from slavery / by Booker T. Washington --
Selections from the autobiography of an ex-coloured man / by James Weldon Johnson.
Series Title: A Bantam classic
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Anthony Appiah.
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A collection of autobiographical literature by some of America's most influential black writers includes pieces by Booker T. Washington, Frederick Douglass, and Harriet Jacobs.

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