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Twelve years a slave.

Narrative of Solomon Northup, a citizen of New York, kidnapped in Washington City in 1841, and rescued in 1853, from a cotton plantation near the Red River, in Louisiana.

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This edition was published in by Sampson Low, Son & co., Derby & Miller in London, . Auburn.

Written in English

336 pages

Twelve Years a Slave is a harrowing memoir about one of the darkest periods in American history. It recounts how Solomon Northup, born a free man in New York, was lured to Washington, D.C., in 1841 with the promise of fast money, then drugged and beaten and sold into slavery. He spent the next twelve years of his life in captivity on a Louisiana cotton plantation.

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Twelve years a slave
2007, Barnes & Noble
in English
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Cover of: Twelve Years A Slave
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Twelve Years a Slave
January 1, 2005, Digireads.com
Paperback in English
Cover of: Twelve years a slave
Twelve years a slave
2000, Dover Publications
in English
Cover of: Twelve Years a Slave
Twelve Years a Slave: Excerpts from the Narrative of Solomon Northup (Book, 3 Cssts)
August 1992, Zellerbach Family Fund
Paperback in English - Bk&Cassett edition
Cover of: Twelve years a slave
Twelve years a slave
1970, Dover
in English
Cover of: Twelve years a slave
Cover of: Twelve years a slave.
Twelve years a slave.
1970, Dover Publications
in English
Cover of: Twelve years a slave
Cover of: Twelve years a slave.
Twelve years a slave.
1970, Dover Publications
in English
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Twelve years a slave
1970, Dover Publications Inc.
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Cover of: Twelve years a slave.
Twelve years a slave.
1968, Louisiana State University Press
in English
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Twelve years a slave
1968, Louisiana State University Press
in English
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Cover of: 12 Years A Slave
12 Years A Slave
1883, Barnes & Noble
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Twelve years a slave.
Publish date unknown, Louisiana State University Press

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Twelve Years a Slave is a harrowing memoir about one of the darkest periods in American history. It recounts how Solomon Northup, born a free man in New York, was lured to Washington, D.C., in 1841 with the promise of fast money, then drugged and beaten and sold into slavery. He spent the next twelve years of his life in captivity on a Louisiana cotton plantation.

Twelve years a slave.

Narrative of Solomon Northup, a citizen of New York, kidnapped in Washington City in 1841, and rescued in 1853, from a cotton plantation near the Red River, in Louisiana.

This edition was published in by Sampson Low, Son & co., Derby & Miller in London, . Auburn.


The Physical Object

Pagination
xvi, [17]-336 p.
Number of pages
336

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OL14046423M
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twelveyearslave00nort

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