Escape from Slavery: The Boyhood of Frederick Douglass in His Own Words

Escape from Slavery: The Boyhood of Frederick Douglass in His Own Words

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Overview

Illus. in black-and-white. Opening note by Coretta Scott King. For the first time, the most important account ever written of a childhood in slavery is accessible to young readers. From his days as a young boy on a plantation to his first months as a freeman in Massachusetts, here are Douglass's own firsthand experiences vividly recounted--expertly excerpted and powerfully illustrated.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780785725312
Publisher: San Val, Incorporated
Publication date: 12/28/1993
Product dimensions: 6.56(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.45(d)
Age Range: 8 - 11 Years

About the Author

Hometown:

Tuckahoe, Maryland

Date of Birth:

1818

Date of Death:

February 20, 1895

Place of Death:

Washington, D.C.

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