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The Resource 12 years a slave : a true story of betrayal, kidnap and slavery, Solomon Northup

12 years a slave : a true story of betrayal, kidnap and slavery, Solomon Northup

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12 years a slave : a true story of betrayal, kidnap and slavery
Title
12 years a slave
Title remainder
a true story of betrayal, kidnap and slavery
Statement of responsibility
Solomon Northup
Title variation
Twelve years a slave
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Born a free man in New York State in 1808, Solomon Northup was kidnapped in Washington, D.C., in 1841. He spent the next 12 years as a slave on a Louisiana cotton plantation, and during this time he was frequently abused and often afraid for his life. This is his detailed description of slave life and plantation society
  • Culture and institutions
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
CaOW
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1808-1863?
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Northup, Solomon
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Northup, Solomon
  • Slaves
  • Slaves
Label
12 years a slave : a true story of betrayal, kidnap and slavery, Solomon Northup
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Call # 306.362
  • Film tie-in
Control code
000042306844
Extent
199 p.
Isbn
9781843914716
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Label
12 years a slave : a true story of betrayal, kidnap and slavery, Solomon Northup
Publication
Note
  • Call # 306.362
  • Film tie-in
Control code
000042306844
Extent
199 p.
Isbn
9781843914716
Isbn Type
(pbk)

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