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12 years a slave

by Northup, Solomon, 1808-1863?

Format: Large Print 2014
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Northland Public Library Large Print 306.362092 N81 LP
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Large Print
 
Call Number  306.362092 N81 LP
 
 
Summary

This edition is written in font size 16. 12 Years a Slave: Extra Large Print is also available in bold and font size 24.

Now a major motion picture, this remarkable memoir details Solomon Northup's twelve years of slavery, from his capture and his being sold into servitude, to his eventual release. This classic text shows the sheer brutality that was inflicted on slaves in the Deep South, as well as the humanity that eventually helped Solomon regain his freedom.

Also included in this version of Twelve Years a Slave is biographical information detailing Solomon Northup's life after his release from slavery, and a glossary with helpful information on rare and obscure words.

First published in 1853, 12 Years a Slave is the extraordinary account of one man's courage in the face of cruelty and injustice.

Additional Information
Subjects Northup, Solomon, -- 1808-1863?
Slaves -- United States -- Biography.
Slaves' writings, American.
African Americans -- Biography.
Plantation life -- Louisiana -- History -- 19th century.
Slavery -- Louisiana -- History -- 19th century.
Large type books.
Publisher [United States?] :Firestone Books,2014
Edition Large print edition.
Other Titles Twelve years a slave
Language English
Description 310 pages (large print) ; 26 cm
ISBN 9781496051455
1496051459
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