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Compelling work traces the formidable journey of an Igbo prince from captivity to freedom and literacy and recounts his enslavement in the New World, service in the Seven Years War with General Wolfe in Canada, voyages to the Arctic with the Phipps expedition of 1772-73, six months among the Miskito Indians in Central America, and a grand tour of the Mediterranean as a personal servant to an English gentlemen. Skillfully written, with a wealth of engrossing detail, this powerful narrative deftly illustrates the nature of the black experience in slavery.

Synopsis:

The journey of an Igbo prince from captivity to freedom and literacy; his enslavement in the New World, service in the Seven Years War, voyages to the Arctic, other adventures.

Synopsis:

Compelling work traces the formidable journey of an Igbo prince from captivity to freedom and literacy and recounts his enslavement in the New World, service in the Seven Years War, voyages to the Arctic, six months among the Miskito Indians in Central America, and more.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486406619
Author:
Equiano, Olaudiah
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
Dover Thrift Editions
Author:
Equiano, Olaudiah
Location:
Mineola, N.Y.
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Historical
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Specific Groups
Subject:
Historical - General
Subject:
African American Studies
Subject:
Slaves
Subject:
Specific Groups - General
Subject:
Equiano, Olaudah
Subject:
Slaves -- Biography.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Biography-Literary
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Thrift Editions
Series Volume:
no. 637
Publication Date:
19990131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 9
Language:
English
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.19 in 0.3 lb
Age Level:
from 14

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The journey of an Igbo prince from captivity to freedom and literacy; his enslavement in the New World, service in the Seven Years War, voyages to the Arctic, other adventures.
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Compelling work traces the formidable journey of an Igbo prince from captivity to freedom and literacy and recounts his enslavement in the New World, service in the Seven Years War, voyages to the Arctic, six months among the Miskito Indians in Central America, and more.
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