Austin Steward: Twenty-Two Years a Slave, Forty Years a Free Man by Austin Steward, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Austin Steward: Twenty-Two Years a Slave, Forty Years a Free Man

Austin Steward: Twenty-Two Years a Slave, Forty Years a Free Man

by Austin Steward
     
 
Originally published in 1861, Steward's memoir provides a first-person account of the efforts of freed Blacks to end slavery. He discusses his relationships with other abolitionists, describes African American community life in upstate New York, and recounts the failure of the Wilberforce Colony in Ontario. An introductory chapter by Hodges (history, Colgate

Overview

Originally published in 1861, Steward's memoir provides a first-person account of the efforts of freed Blacks to end slavery. He discusses his relationships with other abolitionists, describes African American community life in upstate New York, and recounts the failure of the Wilberforce Colony in Ontario. An introductory chapter by Hodges (history, Colgate University) places Stewart's narrative in its historical context. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815627210
Publisher:
Syracuse University Press
Publication date:
03/28/2002
Edition description:
1ST
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

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