Abolitionists remember : antislavery autobiographies & the unfinished work of emancipation / Julie Roy Jeffrey.

Jeffrey examines the autobiographical writings of former abolitionists such as Laura Haviland, Frederick Douglass, Parker Pillsbury, and Samuel J. May, revealing that they wrote not only to counter the popular image of themselves as fanatics, but also to remind readers of the harsh reality of slaver...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Jeffrey, Julie Roy.
Format: Book
Published: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2008.
Online Access:CONNECT