Narrative of Sojourner Truth: Memoirs of an American Slave

Narrative of Sojourner Truth: Memoirs of an American Slave

by Olive Gilbert
     
 
Narrative of Sojourner Truth,

Memoirs of an American Slave,

By Olive Gilbert,

Based on information provided by Sojourner Truth,

Her best-known extemporaneous speech on gender inequalities, "Ain't I a Woman?", was delivered in 1851 at the Ohio Women's Rights Convention in Akron, Ohio. During the Civil War, Truth helped recruit black troops for the Union

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Narrative of Sojourner Truth,

Memoirs of an American Slave,

By Olive Gilbert,

Based on information provided by Sojourner Truth,

Her best-known extemporaneous speech on gender inequalities, "Ain't I a Woman?", was delivered in 1851 at the Ohio Women's Rights Convention in Akron, Ohio. During the Civil War, Truth helped recruit black troops for the Union Army; after the war, she tried unsuccessfully to secure land grants from the federal government for former slaves.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781494978013
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
01/11/2014
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.23(d)

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