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Twelve years a slave

Twelve years a slave

Northup, Solomon, 1808-

Born a free man in New York State in 1808, Solomon Northup was kidnapped in Washington, D.C., in 1841. He spent the next 12 years as a slave on a Louisiana cotton plantation, and during this time he was frequently abused and often afraid for his life. This is his detailed description of slave life and plantation society

Paperback, Large print, Book. English.
Published Rearsby: Clipper Large Print, 2013
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    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    30131045141592 B NOR Large print adult non fiction Available


Statement of responsibility: Solomon Northup
ISBN: 1471246795, 9781471246791
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: 320 pages (large print)
Subject: Plantation life Louisiana History 19th century.; Slaves United States Biography.; Large type books.; Northup, Solomon, 1808-; African Americans Biography.; Slaves' writings, American.; Biography; Slavery Louisiana History 19th century.