|11-15-2010, 05:59 AM||#1|
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Launceston, Tasmania
Device: Kindle3, Kobo Touch, Sony PRS T3, Nexus 7, iPad mini
Douglass, Frederick: My escape from Slavery. v1 15 Nov 2010
Frederick Douglass was born a slave in Maryland around February 1818. He escaped in 1838, but in each of the three accounts he wrote of his life he did not give any details of how he gained his freedom lest slaveholders use the information to prevent other slaves from escaping, and to prevent those who had helped him from being punished.
He wrote this account in The Century Illustrated Magazine 23, n.s. 1 (Nov. 1881): 125-131 forty-three years after his escape.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Biography Douglass, Frederick: My Bondage and My Freedom. v1 11 Nov 2010||AlexBell||ePub Books||3||11-12-2010 04:43 AM|
|Biography Douglass, Frederick: The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass. v1.27 Jun 2009||HenryP||BBeB/LRF Books||1||06-27-2009 06:24 AM|
|Horror Rolfe, Frederick: The Weird of the Wanderer, IMP, v.1, 18 Nov 2007.||Patricia||IMP Books||0||11-17-2007 10:04 PM|
|Horror Rolfe, Frederick: The Weird of the Wanderer, v.1, 18 Nov 2007.||Patricia||Kindle Books||0||11-17-2007 10:01 PM|
|Horror Rolfe, Frederick: The Weird of the Wanderer, v.1, 18 Nov 2007.||Patricia||BBeB/LRF Books||0||11-17-2007 09:57 PM|