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Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass, an American slave

Author: Frederick Douglass; Robert G O'Meally
Publisher: New York, NY : Barnes & Noble Classics, ©2003.
Series: Barnes & Noble classics.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the most seminal slave narrative ever written, Frederick Douglass writes, "From my earliest recollection, I date the entertainment of a deep conviction that slavery would not always be able to hold me within its foul embrace and in the darkest hours of my career in slavery, this living word of faith and spirit of hope departed not from me, but remained like ministering angels to cheer me through the gloom."  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Frederick Douglass
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Frederick Douglass; Robert G O'Meally
ISBN: 9781593080419 1593080417 0760742065 9780760742068 0760729085 9780760729083 9781448726066 1448726069
OCLC Number: 53885241
Description: xxxiii, 126 p. ; 21 cm.
Contents: The world of Frederick Douglass and Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass, an American slave --
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Series Title: Barnes & Noble classics.
Responsibility: written by himself ; with an introduction and notes by Robert O'Meally ; George Stade, consulting editorial director.
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Born a slave, Douglass taught himself to read and write; an orator and skillful writer, he became a newspaper editor, a political activist, and an eloquent spokesman for the civil rights of African  Read more...

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