By Frederick Douglass, Sojourner Truth, W. E. B. Du Bois, James Weldon Johnson, Booker T. Washington, Olaudah Equiano
This assortment brings jointly one of the most very important writings by way of black authors from pre- and post-Civil battle the USA. It contains a number of major slave narratives -- these of Frederick Douglass, Sojourner fact, Booker T. Washington, and Olaudah Equiano -- in addition to The Souls of Black people and Autobiography of an Ex-Colored guy, books written within the wake of reconstruction. It paints a vibrant, usually grim, photo of the studies of black slaves, and of the racism that persevered after slavery used to be abolished.
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Black History: Collected Works by Frederick Douglass, Sojourner Truth, W. E. B. Du Bois, James Weldon Johnson, Booker T. Washington, Olaudah Equiano