12 Years a Slave: Illustrated Edition (Includes Additional Slave Narratives, including Uncle Tom's Cabin)
August 5, 2014  /  154 pages  (is this book fiction or nonfiction?)
Now a Major Motion Picture

Twelve Years a Slave tells the remarkable true story of Solomon Northup, a free black man who was kidnapped in Washington D.C. in 1841 and sold into slavery—for twelve years.

Included this edition of 12 Years a Slave are:

• The complete unabridged text of Solomon Northup's Twelve Years a Slave, as well as the original classic illustrations, perfectly formatted for your Kindle reader.
Four additional slave narratives, including Uncle Tom's Cabin and The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass.
Links to free, full-length audio recordings of the narratives included in this collection.
• An individual, active Table of Contents for each book accessible from the Kindle "go to" feature.
• Perfect formatting in rich text compatible with Kindle's Text-to-Speech features.
• A low, can't-say-no price!

Five Complete Works

Five remarkable accounts of slavery in America. Works included:

• Twelve Years a Slave by Solomon Northup* includes original illustrations!
• Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe* includes original illustrations by Hammatt Billings!
• Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass by Frederick Douglass
• Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl by Harriet Ann Jacobs
• Up From Slavery by Booker T. Washington

Additional Resources:

• A comprehensive list of the many film and television adaptations of the slave narratives included, as well as additional list of depictions of slavery in film.
• Links to free, full-length audio recordings of the narratives included in this collection, as well as other slave narratives by other authors.
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