Memoirs of a Slave Girl

Memoirs of a Slave Girl

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by Harriet Jacobs
     
 

An honest and fearless account of her exploitation as a slave. This is a must-read for anyone interested in American history, Black history, or the subject of sexual exploitation throughout history. Jacobs' story is unflinching and unusual in its candor.  See more details below

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An honest and fearless account of her exploitation as a slave. This is a must-read for anyone interested in American history, Black history, or the subject of sexual exploitation throughout history. Jacobs' story is unflinching and unusual in its candor.

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Amy Post
The author of this book is my highly-esteemed friend. If its readers knew her as I know her, they could not fail to be deeply interested in her story. She was a beloved inmate of our family nearly the whole of the year 1849. Her story, as written by herself, cannot fail to interest the reader. It is a sad illustration of the condition of this country, which boasts of its civilization, while it sanctions laws and customs which make the experiences of the present more strange than any fictions of

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940000175989
Publisher:
ebooksonthe.net
Publication date:
01/01/2004
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
1,197,749
File size:
534 KB

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