''Twelve Years a Slave'' recounts the harrowing and inspiring journey of Solomon Northup a free Bostonian kidnapped and sold into slavery. Current scholarship considers this work historically accurate and it provides a unique insight into the treatment of slaves and institution of American slavery in the nineteenth century. First published in 1853, this memoir still speaks pertinently in the twenty first century inspiring a recent Academy Award winning motion picture. This edition, contains the original text in a readable font and the original images crisply reproduced. (Also available in hardcover: 978-1-78139-424-3.)
Title:Twelve Years a Slave
Product dimensions:256 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.58 in
Shipping dimensions:256 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.58 in
Published:August 18, 2014
Publisher:Benediction Books
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781781394236

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