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Title American slavery : a historical exploration of literature / Robert Felgar
Published Santa Barbara, California : Greenwood, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, [2015]
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Description 1 online resource
Series Historical explorations of literature
Historical explorations of literature.
Contents Introduction and background to American slavery -- Chronology -- Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass, an American slave, written by himself -- Uncle Tom's cabin -- Incidents in the life of a slave girl -- Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Summary Utilizing key selections from American literature, this volume aligns with ELA Common Core Standards to give students a fresh perspective on and a keener understanding of slavery in the United States
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index at the end of each chapters
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Subject Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895. Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass, an American slave.
Jacobs, Harriet A. (Harriet Ann), 1813-1897. Incidents in the life of a slave girl.
Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896. Uncle Tom's cabin.
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
American literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Slavery in literature.
Slavery -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Felgar, Robert, 1944-
ISBN 1610696484 (electronic bk.)
9781610696487 (electronic bk.)