Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass by Frederick Douglass

This autobiographical book provides a first-hand account of the life of a former slave, chronicling his experiences from his early years in bondage, his struggle to teach himself to read and write, his daring escape to freedom, and his subsequent rise as a prominent abolitionist. The narrative is a powerful exploration of the physical and psychological effects of slavery, making it a significant work in American history.

The 534th greatest book of all time


Published
1845
Nationality
American
Type
Nonfiction
Pages
100-150
Words
30,000
Original Language
English

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