“Up From Slavery” by Booker T. Washington was first published in 1901. It is an autobiography that describes the author’s personal experiences.
He rose from the position of a slave child during the American Civil War and became a famous educationalist and social reformer.
The book very descriptively provides the details of the impediments that the author had to overcome to be educated at the new Hampton University.
Ready Reference Treatise: Up From Slavery
Chapter One: Introduction
Chapter Two: Plot Overview
Chapter Three: Characters
Chapter Four: Complete Summary
Chapter Five: Critical Analysis
About the Author
Raja Sharma is a retired college lecturer. He has taught English Literature to University students for more than two decades. His students are scattered all over the world, and it is noticeable that he is in contact with more than ninety thousand of his students.