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From slave to abolitionist : the life of William Wells Brown

Author: Lucille Schulberg Warner; Tom Feelings; Atha Tehon; William Wells Brown; Atha Tehon Thiras Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Publisher: New York : Dial Books, [1993, ©1976]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : [Repr. ed.]View all editions and formats
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Autobiography of William Wells Brown who was born and raised a slave but when freed, devoted his life to the abolitionist movement.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: William Wells Brown; William Wells Brown
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lucille Schulberg Warner; Tom Feelings; Atha Tehon; William Wells Brown; Atha Tehon Thiras Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN: 0803727437 9780803727434
OCLC Number: 962138445
Notes: Based on The narrative of William W. Brown, published by the Boston Anti-Slavery Society in 1847.
Reprint 1993. Originally published: 1976.
"Jacket artwork and frontispiece by Tom Feelings."--Jacket.
Designed by Atha Tehon.
Awards: Boston Globe/Horn Book Honor Book for Nonfiction.
Target Audience: 7-9
Description: [8], 136 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Life of William Wells Brown
Responsibility: adapted by Lucille Schulberg Warner ; frontispiece by Tom Feelings.

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Autobiography of William Wells Brown who was born and raised a slave but when freed, devoted his life to the abolitionist movement.

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