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The Resource 12 years a slave : narrative of Solomon Northup, a citizen of New York, kidnapped in Washington City in 1841, and rescued in 1853, from a cotton plantation near the Red River in Louisiana

12 years a slave : narrative of Solomon Northup, a citizen of New York, kidnapped in Washington City in 1841, and rescued in 1853, from a cotton plantation near the Red River in Louisiana

Label
12 years a slave : narrative of Solomon Northup, a citizen of New York, kidnapped in Washington City in 1841, and rescued in 1853, from a cotton plantation near the Red River in Louisiana
Title
12 years a slave
Title remainder
narrative of Solomon Northup, a citizen of New York, kidnapped in Washington City in 1841, and rescued in 1853, from a cotton plantation near the Red River in Louisiana
Title variation
Twelve years a slave
Creator
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
autobiography
Cataloging source
LRU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1808-1863?
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Northup, Solomon
Dewey number
306.3/62092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • music
Index
no index present
LC call number
E444
LC item number
.N87 2013b
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Northup, Solomon
  • Slaves
  • African Americans
  • Slaves' writings, American
  • Slavery
  • Plantation life
  • Slaves
Label
12 years a slave : narrative of Solomon Northup, a citizen of New York, kidnapped in Washington City in 1841, and rescued in 1853, from a cotton plantation near the Red River in Louisiana
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published by Derby & Miller in 1853"--P. facing t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn868156192
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
198 p.
Isbn
9781927970089
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., music
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1630897
  • (OCoLC)868156192
Label
12 years a slave : narrative of Solomon Northup, a citizen of New York, kidnapped in Washington City in 1841, and rescued in 1853, from a cotton plantation near the Red River in Louisiana
Publication
Note
"First published by Derby & Miller in 1853"--P. facing t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn868156192
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
198 p.
Isbn
9781927970089
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., music
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1630897
  • (OCoLC)868156192

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