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An anthology of five of the best autobiographical narratives detailing black life in New England in the late eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. The volume is accompanied by Cottrol's introduction, which discusses their significance and the window that they open on the lives of black New Englanders as they moved from eighteenth century slavery to freedom and the struggle for equality in the nineteenth century.
A Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Venture
A Native of Africa, but Resident Above Sixty Years in the United States of America Memoirs of Elleanor Eldridge Life of James Mars
A Slave Born and Sold in Connecticut
The Life of William J. Brown of Providence
R.I. with Personal Recollections of Incidents in Rhode Island
Life of George Henry Together with a Brief History of the Colored People in America
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ISBN: 9780765601117 ISBN-10: 0765601117 Audience:
For Ages: 18 years old Format:
Number Of Pages: 296 Published: 31st December 1997 Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd Country of Publication: GB Dimensions (cm): 22.86 x 15.88
Weight (kg): 0.33