The Slave's NarrativeBook - 1985
These autobiographies of Afro-American ex-slaves comprise the largest body of literature produced by slaves in human history. The book consists of three sections: selected reviews of slave narratives, dating from 1750 to 1861; essays examining how such narratives serve as historical material;and essays exploring the narratives as literary artifacts.
Publisher: Oxford [Oxfordshire] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1985
Branch Call Number: 973.0496 S631 1985
Characteristics: xxxiv, 342 p. ; 25 cm