- Questo topic ha 0 risposte, 1 partecipante ed è stato aggiornato l'ultima volta 6 mesi, 1 settimana fa da Anonimo.
9 Novembre 2020 alle 0:43 #98681AnonimoInattivo
Narrative of Sojourner Truth
by Sojourner Truth, Olive Gilbert
- Release date: July 7, 1997
- Format: paperback, 80 pages
- ISBN: 9780486298993 (048629899X)
- Genres: history, biography, classics, memoir, feminism, autobiography
- Author: Sojourner Truth, Olive Gilbert
- Language: english
- Publisher: Dover Publications
- Characters: Sojourner Truth
About The Book
One of the most famous and admired African-American women in U.S. history, Sojourner Truth sang, preached, and debated at camp meetings across the country, led by her devotion to the antislavery movement and her ardent pursuit of women’s rights. Born into slavery in 1797, Truth fled from bondage some 30 years later to become a powerful figure in the progressive movements reshaping American society.
This remarkable narrative, first published in 1850, offers a rare glimpse into the little-documented world of Northern slavery. Truth recounts her life as a slave in rural New York, her separation from her family, her religious conversion, and her life as a traveling preacher during the 1840s. She also describes her work as a social reformer, counselor of former slaves, and sponsor of a black migration to the West.
A spellbinding orator and implacable prophet, Truth mesmerized audiences with her tales of life in bondage and with her moving renditions of Methodist hymns and her own songs. Frederick Douglass described her message as a “strange compound of wit and wisdom, of wild enthusiasm, and flint-like common sense.” This inspiring account of a black woman’s struggles for racial and sexual equality is essential reading for students of American history, as well as for those interested in the continuing quest for equality of opportunity.
EPUB book Narrative of Sojourner Truth read online. Paperback ebook Narrative of Sojourner Truth by Sojourner Truth on iPhone on Amazon. MP3 Narrative of Sojourner Truth Sojourner Truth buy cheap. Online Narrative of Sojourner Truth download for Android on IndieBound.
FB2 ebook Narrative of Sojourner Truth read. MOBI book Narrative of Sojourner Truth Sojourner Truth PC on Walmart. Hardcover book Narrative of Sojourner Truth by Sojourner Truth buy for Kindle. TXT ebook Narrative of Sojourner Truth download on Book Depository.
FictionBook Narrative of Sojourner Truth Sojourner Truth. Hardback ebook Narrative of Sojourner Truth read on reader on Powells. PDF Narrative of Sojourner Truth buy cheap Mac on Kobo. MP3 book Narrative of Sojourner Truth by Sojourner Truth download.
- Devi essere connesso per rispondere a questo topic.