Twelve 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.

Northup, Solomon, 1808-1863 (Author). Eakin, Sue L. (Added Author).
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  • 1 copy at SC LENDS. (Show)
  • 1 copy at Florence County Library.

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Florence - Olanta Branch 92 Northrup (Text) 33172005420565 Adult Non-fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0989794814 (sc)
  • ISBN: 9780989794817 (sc)
  • Physical Description: i, 335 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Enhanced edition / by Sue Lyles Eakin.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Eakin Films and Publishing, [2013]

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally published: Auburn : Derby and Miller ; Buffalo : Derby, Orton and Mulligan, 1853.
Reed Leisure Collection.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-259).
Summary, etc.: Autobiography of Solomon Northup, a free Black man from Saratoga, N.Y., who was kidnapped in 1841 and forced into slavery in Louisiana for twelve years. Also includes notes and historical context by Dr. Sue Eakin.
Subject: Northup, Solomon, 1808-1863?
Slaves > United States > Biography.
Slaves' writings, American.
African Americans > Biography.
Plantation life > Louisiana > History > 19th century.
Slavery > Louisiana > History > 19th century.