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Life & Times of Frederick Douglas

by Frederick Douglass

  • 94 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Wordsworth Edition .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Black studies,
  • Literary studies: 19th century,
  • Political activism,
  • Slavery & emancipation,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Biography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • United States,
  • General,
  • Antislavery movements,
  • Abolitionists,
  • Afro-American abolitionists

  • Edition Notes

    Classics Library

    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8978852M
    ISBN 101853265691
    ISBN 109781853265693
    OCLC/WorldCa36350973

    Frederick Douglass (born Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey; c. February – Febru ) was an American social reformer, abolitionist, orator, writer, and escaping from slavery in Maryland, he became a national leader of the abolitionist movement in Massachusetts and New York, gaining note for his oratory and incisive antislavery tion: Abolitionist, suffragist, author, editor, diplomat. Frederick Douglas was driven, kind, self-taught and generous. An insider's view of slavery and freedom, and the importance of education. This book is three autobiographies by Frederick Douglass, of course it is going to be good. you read Life and Times of Frederick Douglass because it is the last one he wrote and he basically added on /5.

    Book Summary Douglass' Narrative begins with the few facts he knows about his birth and parentage; his father is a slave owner and his mother is a slave named Harriet Bailey. Here and throughout the autobiography, Douglass highlights the common practice of white slave owners raping slave women, both to satisfy their sexual hungers and to expand. User Review - Flag as inappropriate The Life and Times of Frederick Douglass; Simply put is one of the best books every written about human achievement. I'm still astonished on how this ex-slave was able to educate himself to the degree that he ultimately was able to accomplish. He speaks with wisdom and truth on the state of slavery in America in the s: 1.

    Genre/Form: Biography Autobiographies Biographies History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Douglass, Frederick, Life and times of Frederick Douglass. Frederick Douglass Book List. Read More. Sort by Name. The Life and Times of Frederick Douglass By. Frederick Douglass. Grade. Load More Find new titles and get fresh teaching ideas by exploring book lists organized by author, holiday, topic, and genre. Grade s.


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Life & Times of Frederick Douglas by Frederick Douglass Download PDF EPUB FB2

Frederick Douglas is a wonderful writer. Have not yet completed reading this, but it is highly descriptive, emotional and I find myself imagining the times and life he went through. I would say it is the best book I have ever read; I can't wait to read more, his oration is superb/5(67).

I am glad to hear that you are about to publish an English Edition of the Life and Times of Frederick Douglass, —in his youth a slave in the State of Maryland, now holding an honourable office in the District of Columbia, in the United States of America.

I have read the Book with great interest. It shows what may be done, and has been done, by a man born under the most adverse circumstances. The Life and Times of Frederick Douglass, by Frederick Douglass Though at times braggadocious, the autobiography paints a genuine portrait of the world we have long since left behind.

He comes across as an eminently wise man, and he is deserving of his place in history/5. The author uses eloquent language and the reader quickly recognizes that Frederick Douglas is a very knowledgeable person.

Although reading this book might be somewhat tedious, reading Life and Times of Frederick Douglass, may prove to be beneficial to the readers grammar and writing ability/5(4). Life and Times of Frederick Douglass by Frederick Douglass and Introduction by Book Summary: Frederick Douglass (born Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey, cFebruary Febru ) was an African-American social reformer, abolitionist, orator, writer, and statesman.

After escaping from slavery in Maryland, he became a national leader of the abolitionist movement from Massachusetts. Read The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass by author Frederick Douglass, FREE, online.

(Table of Contents.) This book and many more are available. (This book was selected as one of The New York Times Book Review’s 10 Best Books of For the rest of the list, click here.) FREDERICK DOUGLASS Prophet of.

Frederick Douglass's first edition of Life and Times of Fredrick Douglass () is the third of four autobiographies that he published. This version was preceded by Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, An American Slave () and My Bondage and My Freedom (). Douglass' fourth and final autobiography is a second edition of Life and Times ().

The Life and Times of Frederick Douglass Collection. Frederick Douglass was a prolific writer. The edition of The Life and Times of Frederick Douglass was the fourth in a series of.

To counter skeptics who doubted that such an articulate spokesman could ever have been a slave, Douglass felt impelled to write his autobiography inrevised and completed in as Life and Times of Frederick ss’s account became a classic in American literature as well as a primary source about slavery from the bondman’s viewpoint.

Life and times of Frederick Douglass, written by himself Item Preview remove-circle Life and times of Frederick Douglass, written by himself by Douglass, Frederick, Publication date Topics Slavery Publisher Boston, De Wolfe & Fiske :   InDouglass published Life and Times of Frederick Douglass, which he revised in Women’s Rights In addition to abolition, Douglass.

The Life and Times of Frederick Douglass was Douglass' third autobiography. In it, he was able to go into greater detail about his life as a slave and his escape from slavery, as he and his family were no longer in any danger from the reception of his work. In this engrossing narrative, he recounts.

With “Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom,” the historian David W. Blight wants to enrich our understanding of an American in full who, for more than half his life, wasn’t even legally.

The Life and Times of Frederick Douglass was Douglass' third autobiography. In it he was able to go into greater detail about his life as a slave and his escape from slavery, as he and his family were no longer in any danger from the reception of his work.

It is also the only of Douglass' Brand: Start Publishing LLC. Book Overview Born in slavery in Maryland inFrederick Douglass escaped from servitude twenty years later, joined the ranks of abolitionists such as William Lloyd Garrison, Wendell Phillips and John Brown, and devoted a long and fruitful life to the winning of freedom for his people.

Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass is a memoir and treatise on abolition written by famous orator and ex-slave, Frederick Douglass. It is generally held to be the most famous of a number of narratives written by former slaves during the same period.

This was a great book, showing perspective of what took place in times of slavery /5(). Book: Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass Author: Frederick Douglass, ?–95 First published: The original book is in the public domain in the United States and in most, if not all, other countries as well.

Readers outside the United States should check their own countries’File Size: KB. Frederick Douglass published his highly acclaimed third autobiography, Life and Times of Frederick Douglass, in and revised it in The emancipation of American slaves during and. The edition of Life and Times of Fredrick Douglass is the last of the four autobiographies that Douglass published in his lifetime.

It was preceded by Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, An American Slave (), My Bondage and My Freedom (), and the first edition of Life and Times of Fredrick Douglass (). The Life and Times is divided into three sections, with the.

Frederick Douglass: A Life in Documents Frederick Douglass was born enslaved in Februarybut from this most humble of beginnings, he rose to become a world-famous orator, newspaper editor, and champion of the rights of women and African Americans.3/5(5).important book for all people to read.

User Review - Flag as inappropriate. epic. Selected pages. Life and Times of Frederick Douglass: His Early Life as a Slave, His Escape Frederick Douglass Full view - Life and Times of Frederick Douglass/5(4). The life and times of Frederick Douglass by Douglass, Frederick, Publication date Topics Antislavery movements, Slavery Publisher Harford, Conn: Park Publishing Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Brigham Young University Contributor Harold B.

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