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Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass : an American slave

Author: Frederick Douglass; Benjamin Quarles
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press, 1960.
Series: John Harvard library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
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Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895.
Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass.
Cambridge, Mass., Belknap Press, 1960
(OCoLC)607766109
Named Person: Frederick Douglass; Frederick Douglass; Frederick Douglass; Frederick Douglass
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frederick Douglass; Benjamin Quarles
ISBN: 0674601017 9780674601017 9780312257378 0312257376
OCLC Number: 427111
Description: xxvi, 163 pages : portrait, map ; 22 cm.
Series Title: John Harvard library.
Responsibility: written by himself ; edited by Benjamin Quarles.

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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.

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Douglass did not know much about himself. Rather vaguely, he was aware that he had been born somewhere around 1817; he had seen his mother "to know her as such" no more than four or five times in his Read more...

 
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