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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, by Solomon Northrup ; edited by David Wilson

Twelve years a slave : narrative of Solomon Northup, a citizen of New-York, kidnapped in Washington City in 1841, and rescued in 1853, by Solomon Northrup ; edited by David Wilson

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
by Solomon Northrup ; edited by David Wilson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Born a free man in New York State in 1808, Solomon Northup was kidnapped in Washington, D.C., in 1841. He spent the next 12 years as a slave on a Louisiana cotton plantation, and during this time he was frequently abused and often afraid for his life. This is his detailed description of slave life and plantation society
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1808-1863?
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Northup, Solomon
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wilson, David
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Series statement
Distributed for the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Northup, Solomon
  • Northup, Solomon
  • Northup, Solomon
  • Freedmen
  • Kidnapping victims
  • Slaves
  • African Americans
  • Slaves' writings, American
  • Plantation life
  • Slavery
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • African Americans
  • Freedmen
  • Kidnapping victims
  • Plantation life
  • Slavery
  • Slaves
  • Slaves' writings, American
  • Louisiana
  • New York (State)
  • United States
Label
Twelve years a slave : narrative of Solomon Northup, a citizen of New-York, kidnapped in Washington City in 1841, and rescued in 1853, by Solomon Northrup ; edited by David Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "DocSouth books edition."
  • Originally published: Auburn, N.Y. : Derby and Miller, 1853
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
""About This Edition""; ""Summary""; ""CONTENTS.""; ""LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS.""; ""EDITOR'S PREFACE.""; ""NARRATIVE OF SOLOMON NORTHUP.""; ""CHAPTER I.""; ""CHAPTER II.""; ""CHAPTER III.""; ""CHAPTER IV.""; ""CHAPTER V.""; ""CHAPTER VI.""; ""CHAPTER VII.""; ""CHAPTER VIII.""; ""CHAPTER IX.""; ""CHAPTER X.""; ""CHAPTER XI.""; ""CHAPTER XII.""; ""CHAPTER XIII.""; ""CHAPTER XIV.""; ""CHAPTER XV.""; ""CHAPTER XVI.""; ""CHAPTER XVII.""; ""CHAPTER XVIII.""; ""CHAPTER XIX.""; ""CHAPTER XX.""; ""CHAPTER XXI.""; ""CHAPTER XXII.""; ""APPENDIX.""
Control code
ocn769189696
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (228 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469602806
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt6fd1b
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769189696
Label
Twelve years a slave : narrative of Solomon Northup, a citizen of New-York, kidnapped in Washington City in 1841, and rescued in 1853, by Solomon Northrup ; edited by David Wilson
Publication
Note
  • "DocSouth books edition."
  • Originally published: Auburn, N.Y. : Derby and Miller, 1853
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
""About This Edition""; ""Summary""; ""CONTENTS.""; ""LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS.""; ""EDITOR'S PREFACE.""; ""NARRATIVE OF SOLOMON NORTHUP.""; ""CHAPTER I.""; ""CHAPTER II.""; ""CHAPTER III.""; ""CHAPTER IV.""; ""CHAPTER V.""; ""CHAPTER VI.""; ""CHAPTER VII.""; ""CHAPTER VIII.""; ""CHAPTER IX.""; ""CHAPTER X.""; ""CHAPTER XI.""; ""CHAPTER XII.""; ""CHAPTER XIII.""; ""CHAPTER XIV.""; ""CHAPTER XV.""; ""CHAPTER XVI.""; ""CHAPTER XVII.""; ""CHAPTER XVIII.""; ""CHAPTER XIX.""; ""CHAPTER XX.""; ""CHAPTER XXI.""; ""CHAPTER XXII.""; ""APPENDIX.""
Control code
ocn769189696
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (228 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469602806
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt6fd1b
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769189696

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