Frederick Douglass: An America Slave
An analysis of the book “Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave” by Frederick Douglass, John W. Blassingame, John R. McKivigan and Peter P. Hinks.
This paper discusses the life of Frederick Douglass, an early-19th century American slave, who escaped the South and found freedom in the North. The paper illustrates how Douglass wrote this book as part of a quest to establish his own voice and identity as a black man.
“Frederick Douglass was an early-19th century American slave who escaped the South and found freedom in the North. Seven years after his escape, Douglass published “Narratives of the Life of Frederick Douglass, An American Slave”, his story of his life under the brutal system of American slavery, as well as his ability to prevail under and escape such difficult circumstances. It has become an American classic.”
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