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Twelve years a slave : narrative of Solomon Northup, a citizen of New-York, kidnapped in Washington City in 1841, and rescued in 1853, from a cotton plantation near the Red River in Louisiana.

Author: Solomon Northup; D Wilson
Publisher: London : S. Low, Son & Co. ; Auburn : Derby & Miller, 1853.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the life in slavery of Solomon Northup from Saratoga, N.Y., born a free Black man.
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Genre/Form: Slave narratives
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Solomon Northup; D Wilson
OCLC Number: 14877269
Notes: Preface signed: David Wilson.
Description: 336 pages ; 20 cm

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Describes the life in slavery of Solomon Northup from Saratoga, N.Y., born a free Black man.

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