Flight From The Devil

Edited by William Loren Katz

Flight From The Devil

  • ISBN-13: 9780865434141
  • Editor(s): William Loren Katz
  • Subject: Black & Asian studies
  • Publisher: Africa World Press
  • Imprint: Africa World Press
  • Publication Date: 17-10-1996
  • Format: p/b

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During the early 19th century some black American slaves managed to break their chains and write about their lives in such a way as to provide valuable ammunition for the abolitionist movement. This collection of narratives presents detailed autobiographies of six such slaves whose writings and actions played a significant part in bringing slavery to an end.
About the book

During the early 19th century some black American slaves managed to break their chains and write about their lives in such a way as to provide valuable ammunition for the abolitionist movement. This collection of narratives presents detailed autobiographies of six such slaves whose writings and actions played a significant part in bringing slavery to an end.