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The Resource Twelve years a slave : narrative of Solomon Northup, a citizen of New-York, kidnapped in Washington City in 1841, and rescued in 1853, Solomon Northup ; Introduction by Dolen Perkins-Valdez

Twelve years a slave : narrative of Solomon Northup, a citizen of New-York, kidnapped in Washington City in 1841, and rescued in 1853, Solomon Northup ; Introduction by Dolen Perkins-Valdez

Label
Twelve years a slave : narrative of Solomon Northup, a citizen of New-York, kidnapped in Washington City in 1841, and rescued in 1853
Title
Twelve years a slave
Title remainder
narrative of Solomon Northup, a citizen of New-York, kidnapped in Washington City in 1841, and rescued in 1853
Statement of responsibility
Solomon Northup ; Introduction by Dolen Perkins-Valdez
Title variation
12 years a slave
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Kidnapped into slavery in 1841, Solomon Northup spent 12 years in captivity. This autobiographical memoir represents an exceptionally detailed and accurate description of slave life and plantation society
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1808-1863?
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Northup, Solomon
Index
no index present
LC call number
E444
LC item number
.N87 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Perkins-Valdez, Dolen
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Northup, Solomon
  • Slaves
  • Slaves' writings, American
  • African Americans
  • Plantation life
  • Slavery
Label
Twelve years a slave : narrative of Solomon Northup, a citizen of New-York, kidnapped in Washington City in 1841, and rescued in 1853, Solomon Northup ; Introduction by Dolen Perkins-Valdez
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published in 1853 as Twelve years a slave: narrative of Solomon Northup, a citizen of New-York, kidnapped in Washington City in 1841, and rescued in 1853, from a cotton plantation near the Red River, in Louisiana."--Title page verso
  • Includes a readers club guide questions for discussion
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [304])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First 37 Ink / Atria Books hardcover edition.
Extent
xii, 300 pages
Isbn
9781476767345
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)860757668
  • (OCoLC)ocn860757668
  • 2038157
Label
Twelve years a slave : narrative of Solomon Northup, a citizen of New-York, kidnapped in Washington City in 1841, and rescued in 1853, Solomon Northup ; Introduction by Dolen Perkins-Valdez
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published in 1853 as Twelve years a slave: narrative of Solomon Northup, a citizen of New-York, kidnapped in Washington City in 1841, and rescued in 1853, from a cotton plantation near the Red River, in Louisiana."--Title page verso
  • Includes a readers club guide questions for discussion
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [304])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First 37 Ink / Atria Books hardcover edition.
Extent
xii, 300 pages
Isbn
9781476767345
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)860757668
  • (OCoLC)ocn860757668
  • 2038157

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