115244

9780451528247

Classic Slave Narratives

Classic Slave Narratives
$35.19
$3.95 Shipping
  • Condition: New
  • Provider: Ergodebooks Contact
  • Provider Rating:
    81%
  • Ships From: Multiple Locations
  • Shipping: Standard
  • Comments: Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy. Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.

   30-day money back guarantee
$1.71
$3.95 Shipping
List Price
$7.95
Discount
78% Off
You Save
$6.24

  • Condition: Good
  • Provider: YourOnlineBookstore Contact
  • Provider Rating:
    88%
  • Ships From: Houston, TX
  • Shipping: Standard, Expedited

   30-day money back guarantee
$20.00
$3.95 Shipping

Your due date: 12/20/2021

$7.95
  • Condition: Good
  • Provider: a_teambooks Contact
  • Provider Rating:
    65%
  • Ships From: Multiple Locations
  • Shipping: Standard, Expedited
  • Comments: Used books may not include access codes or one time use codes. Proven Seller with Excellent Customer Service. Choose expedited shipping and get it FAST.

   30-day money back guarantee

Ask the provider about this item.

Most renters respond to questions in 48 hours or less.
The response will be emailed to you.
Cancel
  • ISBN-13: 9780451528247
  • ISBN: 0451528247
  • Publisher: New Amer Library Classics

AUTHOR

Gates, Henry Louis, Jr.

SUMMARY

Before the end of the Civil War, more than one hundred former slaves had written moving stories of their captivity, and by 1944, when George Washington Carver published his autobiography, over six thousand ex-slaves had written what are called "slave narratives." No group of slaves anywhere, in any other era, has left such prolific testimony to the horror of bondage and servitude. Henry Louis Gates, Jr., one of America's foremost experts in African-American studies, presents a seminal volume of four classic slave narratives that illustrate the real nature of the black experience in slavery. Fascinating and powerful, this collection includes two of the best known examples of the "literature of escape"-the lives of Frederick Douglass and Olaudah Equiano-and two narratives by women-the stories of Harriet Jacobs (alias Linda Brent) and Mary Prince. These amazing stories are not only first-person histories of the highest caliber. They are also a uniquely American literary form that has given birth to the spirit, vitality, and vision of America's best modern black writers.Gates, Henry Louis, Jr. is the author of 'Classic Slave Narratives' with ISBN 9780451528247 and ISBN 0451528247.

[read more]

Questions about purchases?

You can find lots of answers to common customer questions in our FAQs

View a detailed breakdown of our shipping prices

Learn about our return policy

Still need help? Feel free to contact us

View college textbooks by subject
and top textbooks for college

The ValoreBooks Guarantee

The ValoreBooks Guarantee

With our dedicated customer support team, you can rest easy knowing that we're doing everything we can to save you time, money, and stress.