THE HEROIC SLAVE

THE HEROIC SLAVE

by Frederick Douglass
     
 

The Heroic Slave was Frederick Douglass' only piece of fiction. He wrote it in response to the Rochester Ladies' Anti-Slavery Society's request for a submission to be included in their anthology Autographs for Freedom. The Heroic Slave is a retelling of an actual rebellion led by Madison Washington on the slave ship Creole. Douglass shows how the rebellion is part of… See more details below

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The Heroic Slave was Frederick Douglass' only piece of fiction. He wrote it in response to the Rochester Ladies' Anti-Slavery Society's request for a submission to be included in their anthology Autographs for Freedom. The Heroic Slave is a retelling of an actual rebellion led by Madison Washington on the slave ship Creole. Douglass shows how the rebellion is part of a revolution and therefore fundamentally American.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940011908873
Publisher:
Wilder Publications
Publication date:
10/13/2010
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
66
File size:
0 MB

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