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Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl (Civil War Classics): A Memoir of a Former Slave
by Harriet A. Jacobs
To commemorate the 150th Anniversary of the end of the Civil War, Diversion Books is publishing seminal works of the era: stories told by the men and women who led, who fought, and who lived in an America that had come apart at the seams. Among the first of slave narratives to be published, Harriet A. Jacobs led an extraordinary life...
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Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
by Harriet Jacobs
Published in 1861, Harriet Jacobs's "Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl" was one of the first of the personal slave narratives. At the time this book was first published Harriet Jacobs was living as an escaped slave in the North, a precarious position given the Fugitive Slave Law of 1850. Originally published under the pseudonym Linda...
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Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl (AmazonClassics Edition)
by Harriet Ann Jacobs
Despite being born into slavery, Linda Brent enjoys a happy childhood—until the deaths of her parents and kind mistress leave her an orphan and the property of the lascivious Dr. Flint. Linda becomes the target of his unwanted advances, which she temporarily evades by bearing the children of another man. But when Dr. Flint threatens...
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Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
by Harriet A. Jacobs
Harriet A. Jacobs was an American abolitionist who escaped from slavery. Jacobs is now best known for writing Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, an autobiographical novel that was published in 1861. The book details how Jacobs’ gained freedom for herself and her children. The book is also notable for its description of the sexual...
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Three Narratives of Slavery (African American)
by Sojourner Truth, Harriet Jacobs, Mary Prince
Straightforward, yet often poetic accounts of the battle for freedom, three memoirs by courageous black women vividly chronicle their struggles in the bonds of slavery, their rebellion against degrading injustice, and their determination to attain racial equality. In Narrative of Sojourner Truth , one of the most important documents...
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Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
by Harriet Jacobs
Portions of Harriet Jacobs’s “Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl” first appeared serially in 1861 in the New York Tribune; however publication ceased before the completion of the narrative due to its being deemed as too shocking for the average newspaper reader of the day. Harriet Jacobs wrote under the pseudonym of Linda Brent...
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Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl (Illustrated)
by Harriet A. Jacobs
Published in 1861, this was one of the first personal narratives by a slave and one of the few written by a woman. Jacobs (1813-97) was a slave in North Carolina and suffered terribly, along with her family, at the hands of a ruthless owner. She made several failed attempts to escape before successfully making her way North, though it...
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Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, Written by Herself by
by Harriet A. Jacobs
Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, Written by Herself by Harriet A. Jacobs
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Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl. Written by Herself
by Harriet Ann Jacobs
Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl is the amazing narratives of Harriet Ann Jacobs. Jacobs, born in North Carolina in 1813, hid in a crawlspace for many years and eventually escaped to New York City in 1842.
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Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl Written by Herself
by Harriet Ann Jacobs
This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.
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