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A slave"s tale

by Erik Christian Haugaard

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Published by Houghton Mifflin, The Riverside Press in Boston, Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Slavery -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    A young slave girl"s perilous ocean voyage includes encounters with the hated Norsemen and fierce storms.

    Edition Notes

    Sequel to: Hakon of Rogen"s saga.

    StatementErik Christian Haugaard ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon.
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsDillon, Leo., Dillon, Diane.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination217 p. :
    Number of Pages217
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14076723M
    LC Control Number65012171

    This section of the bibliography lists biographies published in English before that were written by or about slaves or former slaves. Much less well known than autobiographical slave narratives, the biographies of slaves or former slaves constitute an abundant resource for the study of the nineteenth-century slave narrative tradition. Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States (often referred to as the WPA Slave Narrative Collection) was a massive compilation of histories by former slaves undertaken by the Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration from to It was the simultaneous effort of state-level branches of FWP in seventeen states, working largely separately from.

    These are tales of American slaves, written in their own words and spoken with their own voices. SlaveryStories is an open source project with the goal to share and preserve this important history.   As I write in my book, Empire of Cotton, American slavery (and the cotton it produced) was crucial to the development of global capitalism. Slavery transformed the nation’s politics, too.

    There were four categories: 1) animal tales 2) tales of the real, extravagant and fanciful 3) tales of the supernatural and 4) slave tales of freedom. I read this book as part of the Coretta Scott King Book Awards 50th anniversary challenge promoted through the LA Public Libraries/5(). This list is for young adult and middle grade fiction about slavery in the United States prior to the American Civil War. Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.


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