Great Slave Narratives



Great Slave Narratives

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"Great Slave Narratives" . Ed. Arna Bontemps. Boston: Beacon, 1969. xix+331 pp.

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The slave narrative; an American genre, by A. Bontemps.--The life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa, the African, written by himself.--The fugitive blacksmith; or, Events in the history of James W.C. Pennington, pastor of a Presbyterian church, New York, formerly a slave in the State of Maryland.--Running a thousand miles for freedom; or, The escape of William and Ellen Craft from slavery.

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