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Venture Smith : "my freedom is a privilege which nothing else can equal"

Author: Chandler B Saint; Robert Pierce Forbes; David Richardson
Publisher: Torrington, Connecticut : Beecher House Center for the Study of Equal Rights, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Paperback edition
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Venture Smith; Venture Smith
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chandler B Saint; Robert Pierce Forbes; David Richardson
ISBN: 9780692052181 0692052186
OCLC Number: 1029732928
Notes: "This book is related to Venture Smith - Making Freedom published in 2015 by the Documenting Venture Smith Project which was a revised and expanded edition of Making Freedom-The Extraordinary Life of Venture Smith, published by Wesleyan University Press in 2009. This new work reflects the continuing, intensive research by the Documenting Venture Smith Project and provides information not available in Venture Smith's Narrative, which was first published in 1798, or by historians since then."--T.p. verso.
Description: xvi, 256 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface --
Foreword --
Introduction --
The early years --
The crucible years --
The transitional years --
The final years --
Conclusion --
Epilogue --
Appendix: Facsimile of Venture Smith's 1798 Narrative --
New England sloops --
Illustrations --
Time line.
Responsibility: Chandler B. Saint with Robert Pierce Forbes ; foreword David Richardson.

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