The Resource My Escape from Slavery & The Destiny of Colored Americans

My Escape from Slavery & The Destiny of Colored Americans

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My Escape from Slavery & The Destiny of Colored Americans
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My Escape from Slavery & The Destiny of Colored Americans
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In "My Escape from Slavery," Frederick Douglass reveals the missing piece of his autobiography, in a tale that could not have been told without endangering others while slavery continued to exist. In "The Destiny of Colored Americans," he looks to the future."In the first narrative of my experience in slavery, written nearly forty years ago, and in various writings since, I have given the public what I considered very good reasons for withholding the manner of my escape..." In "My Escape from Slavery," Frederick Douglass reveals the missing piece of his autobiography, in a tale that could not have been told without endangering others while slavery continued to exist."The white man's happiness cannot be be purchased by the black man's misery." "The Destiny of Colored Americans" is a prophetic essay first published in his abolitionist newspaper, the North Star. Douglass started adding his initials "F.D." at the end of his writing when it was questioned that such thoughtful, well-reasoned work could come from an ex-slave
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  • Douglass, Frederick
  • Wilson, Alex
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  • Biography & Autobiography
  • Human Rights
  • Multi-Cultural
  • Nonfiction
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My Escape from Slavery & The Destiny of Colored Americans
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Label
My Escape from Slavery & The Destiny of Colored Americans
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
OVERDRIVE:1c6b3536-0fc4-4b8b-b2d9-6db9dcc7d300
Dimensions
not applicable
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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