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Incidents in the life of a slave girl

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Publisher:
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich
Pub. Date:
[1973]
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 7.1 - AR Pts: 14
Description
THIS EDITION HAS BEEN REPLACED BY A NEWER EDITION .This enlarged edition of the most significant and celebrated slave narrative now completes the Jacobs family saga, surely one of the most memorable in all of American history. John Jacobs's short slave narrative, A True Tale of Slavery, published in London in 1861, adds a brother's perspective to Harriet Jacobs's own autobiography. It is an exciting addition to this now classic work, as John Jacobs presents additional historical information about family life so well described already by his sister. Importantly, it presents the people, places, and events Harriet Jacobs wrote about from the different perspective of a male narrator. Once more, Jean Yellin, who discovered this long-lost document, supplies annotation and authentication. She has also brought her Introduction up to date.
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ISBN:
9780156443500
9780140437959
9781593082833
9780674002715
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 7.1, 14 Points
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lastUpdate 2017-09-23 09:34:28AM

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subject_facet Jacobs, Harriet A. -- (Harriet Ann), -- 1813-1897, Slaves -- United States -- Biography, Slaves -- United States -- Social conditions
title_display Incidents in the life of a slave girl
title_full Incidents in the life of a slave girl / [by] Linda Brent. Edited by L. Maria Child. New introd. and notes by Walter Teller
title_short Incidents in the life of a slave girl
topic_facet Jacobs, Harriet A, Slaves, Social conditions