Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl: The Givens Collection

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl: The Givens Collection

for $ 3.99

3.99 Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl: The Givens Collection http://covers.feedbooks.net/item/70220.jpg?t=1404235530 http://www.feedbooks.com/item/70220/incidents-in-the-life-of-a-slave-girl?utm_medium=uwishlist&utm_source=amazon

Harriet Jacobs's Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl is one of the most compelling accounts of slavery and one of the most unique of the one hundred or so slave narratives -- mostly written by men -- published before the Civil War.

The child and grandchild of slaves -- and therefore forbidden by law to read and write -- Harriet Jacobs was defiant in her efforts to gain freedom and to document her experience in bondage. She suffered physical and sexual abuse at the… (more)

Comments (0 comments)


No comment yet. Sign in to post a comment.

Book Details  


Publisher: Washington Square Press (June 15, 2010)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 272 pages

File size: 2.1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


Lists (1 list)


Women !

Women who have left their mark on history, and the untold histories of women...


Look for similar items  


>
>