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Twelve years a slave, Solomon Northup

Label
Twelve years a slave
Title
Twelve years a slave
Statement of responsibility
Solomon Northup
Title variation
12 years a slave
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twelve Years a Slave by Solomon Northup is a memoir of a black man who was born free in New York state but kidnapped, sold into slavery and kept in bondage for 12 years in Louisiana before the American Civil War. He provided details of slave markets in Washington, DC, as well as describing at length cotton cultivation on major plantations in Louisiana
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
ECC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1808-1863?
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Northup, Solomon
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Northup, Solomon
  • Slaves
  • Slaves' writings, American
  • African Americans
  • Plantation life
  • Slavery
Label
Twelve years a slave, Solomon Northup
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Auburn, N.Y. : Derby and Miller, 1853
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
1517485
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
i, 146 pages
Isbn
9781492368281
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1517485
  • (OCoLC)861334012
Label
Twelve years a slave, Solomon Northup
Publication
Note
Originally published: Auburn, N.Y. : Derby and Miller, 1853
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
1517485
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
i, 146 pages
Isbn
9781492368281
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1517485
  • (OCoLC)861334012

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