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Author Fiske, David (David A.), 1954-

Title Solomon Northup : the complete story of the author of Twelve years a slave / David Fiske, Clifford W. Brown, and Rachel Seligman.

Publication Info. Santa Barbara, California : Praeger, An Imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, 2013.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 DeKalb PL Adult Biography - DKLY-12  B NOR    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Biography - NSLY-11  B NOR    AVAILABLE
Description xvii, 225 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Twelve years a slave: an overview -- Early life -- Kidnapped -- The journey south -- Survival -- Rescue -- Sharing the story -- The kidnappers: arrest and trial -- Financial problems, the Underground Railroad, and the mystery of Northup's Fate -- Appendix A: notices of appearances by Solomon Northup -- Appendix B: Solomon Northup's family -- Appendix C: publishing history of Twelve years a slave.
Subject Northup, Solomon, 1808-1863?
Northrup family.
Hampton family.
Stanton family.
Northup, Solomon, 1808-1863? Twelve years a slave.
Slaves -- United States -- Biography.
African Americans -- Biography.
Plantation life -- Louisiana -- History -- 19th century.
Slavery -- Louisiana -- History -- 19th century.
Slaves' writings, American.
Added Author Brown, Clifford W. (Clifford Waters), 1942-
Seligman, Rachel.
ISBN 9781440829741 hardcopy alkaline paper
1440829748 hardcopy alkaline paper

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