Twelve Years A Slave

Twelve Years A Slave

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Twelve Years a Slave is the autobiographical account of Solomon Northup, an African American who was born free in New York in the early 1800s. In 1841, Solomon Northup was captured and forced into slavery for a period of twelve years. Northup's account is detailed in its account of life on a cotton and sugar plantation and the daily routine of slave life during the first part of the 19th century. The book describes the daily life of slaves in Bayou Beof, their diet, the relationship between master and slave, the means that slave catchers used to recapture them, and the ugly realities that slaves suffered.
Publisher: Old Saybrook : Tantor Media, 2012
ISBN: 9781452626635
Characteristics: 1 sound file : digital
Additional Contributors: Crisden, Sean
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Alternative Title: 12 years a slave


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