My Bondage and My Freedom (1855),by Frederick Douglass and Dr. Jame M'Cune Smith: Part I.-Life as a Slave. Part II.-Life as a Freeman.


  • Author: Frederick Douglass
  • Release Date : 2018-05-20
  • Genre: Theater
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My Bondage and My Freedom is an autobiographical slave narrative written by Frederick Douglass and published in 1855. It is the second of three autobiographies written by Douglass, and is mainly an expansion of his first (Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass), discussing in greater detail his transition from bondage to liberty. Following his liberation, Douglass, a former slave, went on to become a prominent abolitionist, speaker, author, and publisher....

My Bondage and My Freedom (Autobiography)


  • Author: Frederick Douglass
  • Release Date : 2016-05-12
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • File Size: 1560493 Bytes


This eBook edition of "My Bondage and My Freedom" has been formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. "My Bondage and My Freedom" is the second of three autobiographies written by Frederick Douglass. It is mainly an expansion of his first autobiography, "Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass", discussing in greater detail his transition from bondage to liberty. Frederick Douglass (1818 – 1895) was an African-American social reformer, abolitionist, orator, writer, and statesman. After escaping from slavery in Maryland, he became a national leader of the abolitionist movement in Massachusetts and New York, gaining note for his dazzling oratory and incisive antislavery writin...

My Bondage and My Freedom
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My Bondage and My Freedom


  • Author : Frederick Douglass
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release Date : 1855
  • Genre: Abolitionists
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  • ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105004984634


My Bondage and My Freedom Book Description :

Autobiography of the nineteenth-century abolitionist who advocated the full freedom of the blacks....

Frederick Douglass
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Frederick Douglass


  • Author : Patricia Mckissack
  • Publisher : Enslow Publishing, LLC
  • Release Date : 2013-01-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781464611094


Frederick Douglass Book Description :

Despite being a slave, Frederick Douglass learned to read and write. At age 21, he escaped from slavery and created a new life for himself as a free man. Intelligent and charismatic, Douglass became the leading voice against slavery in the 1800s. "There is no way a nation can call itself free and accept slavery," he said. The McKissacks' lively, easy-to-read text highlights the importance of this internationally known author and orator....

Dictionary Catalog

Dictionary Catalog


  • Author : Schomburg Collection of Negro Literature and History
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1962
  • Genre: African Americans
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  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015082975395


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Voices of the African American Experience

Voices of the African American Experience


  • Author : Lionel C. Bascom
  • Publisher : Greenwood
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: African Americans
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015080885018


Voices of the African American Experience Book Description :

From early accounts of free blacks in the Colonies to slave narratives recorded by Works Progress Administration employees in the 1930s to a recent speech by Senator Barack Obama, this collection offers a primary documents from and concerning African Americans. Examples include speeches, articles, mission statements, ephemera, testimony, letters, sermons, prayers, spirituals/songs, slave narratives, memoirs, essays, interviews, and more....