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Who was Frederick Douglass?

by Prince, April Jones.

Format: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook 2016 2016
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Summary
Born into slavery in Maryland in 1818, Frederick Douglass was determined to gain freedom{u2014}and once he realized that knowledge was power, he secretly learned to read and write to give himself an advantage. After escaping to the North in 1838, as a free man he gave powerful speeches about his experience as a slave. He was so impressive that he became a friend of President Abraham Lincoln, as well as one of the most famous abolitionists of the nineteenth century.From the Trade Paperback edition.
Additional Information
Series Who was-- ?
Subjects Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895 Juvenile literature
Abolitionists United States Biography Juvenile literature
African American abolitionists Biography Juvenile literature
Antislavery movements United States Juvenile literature
Biography & Autobiography
Sociology
History
Juvenile Nonfiction
Audiobooks.
1818-1895
Publisher [Place of publication not identified] :Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group2016
2016
Contributors Squier, Robert.
Mayer, John H.
OverDrive, Inc.
Participants/Performers Read by John H. Mayer
Audience 850L
Language English
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Format: OverDrive Listen
Format: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
Requires OverDrive app 3.0 (Windows) / 1.0 (Mac) / 1.0 (Windows Mobile)
Description 1 audio file : digital.
ISBN 9780451484406
9780451484406
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