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Frederick Douglass, boy champion of human rights

Elisabeth P. Myers

Frederick Douglass, boy champion of human rights

by Elisabeth P. Myers

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Published by Bobbs-Merrill in Indianapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895.

  • About the Edition

    A biography emphasizing the boyhood of the man who escaped from slavery to become a prominent orator and writer for the cause of abolition.

    Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 198.

    Statementby Elisabeth P. Myers. Illustrated by Robert Doremus.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesChildhood of famous Americans, Childhood of famous Americans series.
    ContributionsDoremus, Robert, illus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE449 .D768
    The Physical Object
    Pagination200 p.
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4767461M
    LC Control Number78127587

    •Wrote this book to combat the criticism that he was not really a slave --detailed his life as a slave, named names and places. Working for human rights •Believed political action was necessary to end slavery •Worked to end segregation in the schools •Supported women's suffrage. Frederick Douglass.   From his enslavement to freedom, Frederick Douglass was one of America's most extraordinary champions of liberty and equality. Throughout his long life, Douglass was also a man of profound religious conviction. In this concise and original biography, D. H. Dilbeck offers a provocative interpretation of Douglass's life through the lens of his : The University of North Carolina Press.

    : Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, An American Slave () by Douglass, Frederick and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices.4/5(K). Start studying Frederick Douglass Chapters Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. He took his book to get a lesson before he returned and he took bread to trade the little white children for knowledge. A bold denunciation of slavery and a powerful vindication of human rights.

    Preface. In the month of August, , I attended an anti-slavery convention in Nantucket, at which it was my happiness to become acquainted with Frederick Douglass, the writer of the following was a stranger to nearly every member of that body; but, having recently made his escape from the southern prison-house of bondage, and feeling his curiosity excited . Beginning of dialog window. It begins with a heading 3 called "Create Account". It has two buttons, one for educators that takes you to the educator sign up page and one for students that takes you to another modal which allows you to enter your class code for your enrolled class.


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