My Bondage and My Freedom
My Bondage and My Freedom by Frederick Douglass
Book DescriptionThis moving, eloquently told first-person account of a man who was born and raised as a slave, made two attempts at escape before reaching freedom, educated himself against all odds, and went on to become a leading abolitionist and spokesperson for African Americans should be essential reading for anyone who truly wants to understand American history. This unabridged 1855 edition also contains a new introduction by scholar of African American philosophy Bill E Lawson, an appendix including extracts from speeches, and a fascinating letter Douglass wrote in his later years to his former master.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781591020066
(215mm x 140mm x 32mm)
Imprint: Prometheus Books
Publisher: Prometheus Books
Publish Date: 1-Jul-2002
Country of Publication: United States
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