Incidents in the life of a slave girl written by herself

Title Incidents in the life of a slave girl written by herself
Names Jacobs, Harriet A.
Yellin, Jean Fagan.
Child, Lydia Maria.
Book Number BR008141
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Published in 1861, this book is not only one of the last of the slave narratives published separately before the Civil War; it is also one of the few existing narratives written by a woman. Harriet Jacobs describes her efforts to fight off the advances of her master, her eventual liaison with another white man who fathered her two children, and her successful struggle for freedom.
Local Subject History - HST
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Adult Book - AD
Biography - Black concern - BLKB
Black Interest - BLK
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
African American concern - AFRAM
Biography - Historical - BIH
Biography - Notable Women - BIW
Women's Interest - WOM
Biography - Autobiography - ABI
History, United States - HUS
Long Book - LO
Audience Notes A
LC Subject Slaves - United States - Biography
Slaves - United States - Social conditions
Call Number 973.60880625 B ANF
Language English
Released 1987
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, 1987 (Associated Services for the Blind, transcribing agency. Associated Services for the Blind, distributor)
Original Publication Transcription of: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, c1987.
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