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Stolen into slavery : the true story of Solomon Northup, free black man

by Fradin, Judith Bloom,

Format: Large Print 2014
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Call #
CLP - Library for the Blind Children's Large Print Books j E444.N87 F73 2014x CL10410
Location  CLP - Library for the Blind
 
Collection  Children's Large Print Books
 
Call Number  j E444.N87 F73 2014x CL10410
 
 
Summary
This is the true story of Solomon Northup, a free black man from New York who was captured in the United States and sold into slavery in Louisiana. Drawing from primary source documents, including Northup's own memoir, this compelling book has a narrative that is packed with the action of Solomon's 12 - year odyssey as a slave and historical perspective on the human experience of buying and selling human beings. Period artwork is included to given even more historical context to this stunning story.
Additional Information
Subjects Northup, Solomon, -- 1808-1863? -- Juvenile literature.
Northup, Solomon, -- 1808-
Slaves -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Plantation life -- Louisiana -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Slavery -- Louisiana -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Large type books.
Slaves -- United States -- Biography.
African Americans -- Biography.
Plantation life -- Louisiana -- History -- 19th century.
Slavery -- Louisiana -- History -- 19th century.
Biographies.
Publisher [Sydney, Australia] :2014
Contributors Fradin, Dennis B., author.
Language English
Notes "16, EasyRead large."
Description iii, 143 pages (large print) : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 125-126) and index.
ISBN 9781459676077
1459676076
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