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Great speeches by Frederick Douglass  Cover Image Book Book

Great speeches by Frederick Douglass / edited by James Daley.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780486498829
  • ISBN: 0486498824
  • Physical Description: vii, 150 pages ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: Green ed.
  • Publisher: Mineola, N.Y. : Dover Publications, 2013.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
The church and prejudice (1841) -- My slave experience in Maryland (1845) -- Appeal to the British people (1846) -- We have decided to stay (1848) -- What to the slave is the 4th of July? (1852) -- A plea for free speech in Boston (1860) -- What the black man wants (1865) -- Oration in memory of Abraham Lincoln (1876) -- John Brown (1881) -- The race problem (1890) -- Lecture on Haiti (1893) -- Self-made men (1894).
Summary, etc.:
Author, abolitionist, political activist, and philosopher, Frederick Douglass was a pivotal figure in the decades of struggle leading up to the Civil War and the reconstruction era. This compilation of his speeches adds vital detail to the portrait of a great historical figure.
Subject: Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895 > Speeches.
African Americans > History > Sources.
African American orators.
Speeches, addresses, etc., American > African American authors.
African Americans > History > Sources.
Genre: Speeches.
Sources.
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Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Edith Wheeler Memorial Library - Monroe.

Holds

  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Edith Wheeler Memorial Library - Monroe 326.8092 DOUGLASS (PBK) (Text) 34026150736432 Adult Nonfiction Available -


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