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Letters from the slave states.

Stirling, James

Letters from the slave states.

by Stirling, James

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Published by Negro Universities Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southern States,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Slaves -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Southern States -- Description and travel.,
    • United States -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 1857 ed.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF213 .S86 1969
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 374 p.
      Number of Pages374
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4569702M
      ISBN 100837113792
      LC Control Number77088452
      OCLC/WorldCa320644

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      Letters from a Slave Girl: The Story of Harriet Jacobs Quotes Mary E. Lyons This Study Guide consists of approximately 20 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Letters from a Slave Girl. There was 11 free states and 11 slave states. Later came the civil war. In the South, Kentucky was created as a slave state from a part of Virginia (). Tennessee was created a slave state out of a part of North Carolina (). By , after Ohio had been admitted to the United States, there were nine free states and eight slave states.

      Letters from a Slave Girl: The Story of Harriet Jacobs is a fictional biography by Mary E. Lyons. In this novel, Mary Lyons has taken her research into the true life story of Harriet Jacobs and told it through a set of fictional letters she imagines Harriet Jacobs might have written during her days as a slave and later as a fugitive slave. Although the letters were not actually written, the content is based on meticulous historical research that gives voice to America's past through heartfelt exchange. The latest in the series, Abraham Lincoln: Letters from a Slave Girl, journals in heart-wrenching prose the horror of slavery and a president's painful dilemma.


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Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stirling, James, Letters from the slave states. London: J.W.

Parker,   Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Notes Manuscript letter on author, by Joseph Parker, inserted at end of introduction.

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Letters from the Slave States | This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by. This speech was said to have been delivered by Willie Lynch on the bank of the James River in the colony of Virginia in Lynch was a British slave owner in the West Indies.

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Mary E. Lyons is the author of many books for children and young adults, including Roy Makes a Car, Feed the Children First, Dear Ellen Bee, Letters from a Slave Girl, and Sorrow's addition to the Golden Kite Award and a Horn Book Fanfare for Letters from a Slave Girl, Lyons was also the recipient of a Aesop Award for Roy Makes a Car and a Carter G.

Woodson Released on: Janu   Perhaps that's why, in Augusta former slaveowner named Colonel P.H. Anderson asked Jourdon Anderson, a free man, to return to his Tennessee farm.

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Letters from a Slave Girl: The Story of Harriet Jacobs is a fictional biography by Mary E. Lyons. Harriet Jacobs struggles to survive the harsh realities of slavery, but sacrifices her own freedom as she seeks a better life for her children. "Letters from a Slave Girl" is one of the best books I've read on slavery.

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This illumination of the slave as an individual is really what the book is all about.”—Journal of Southern History “A mammoth presentation of two centuries of slave recollections extraordinary firsthand narratives that should become the premier reference volume on the slave experience for years to come.”—Columbia (SC) StateReviews: 1.Free Letters from a Slave Girl: The Story of Harriet Jacobs study unit worksheets for teachers to print.

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