The Resource 12 years a slave : a true story of betrayal, kidnap and slavery, Solomon Northup

12 years a slave : a true story of betrayal, kidnap and slavery, Solomon Northup

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12 years a slave : a true story of betrayal, kidnap and slavery
Title
12 years a slave
Title remainder
a true story of betrayal, kidnap and slavery
Statement of responsibility
Solomon Northup
Title variation
Twelve years a slave
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Born a free man in New York State in 1808, Solomon Northup was kidnapped in Washington, D.C., in 1841. He spent the next 12 years as a slave on a Louisiana cotton plantation, and during this time he was frequently abused and often afraid for his life. This is his detailed description of slave life and plantation society
  • Culture and institutions
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DKDLA
Dewey number
  • 306.362092
  • 306.3620976309034
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
adult
12 years a slave : a true story of betrayal, kidnap and slavery, Solomon Northup
Label
12 years a slave : a true story of betrayal, kidnap and slavery, Solomon Northup
Publication
Note
  • Film tie-in
  • First published: 1853
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
14956346
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Dimensions
20 cm.
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Extent
199 pages.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781843914716
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781843914716
  • (OCoLC)862879156
  • (AuCNLKIN)000052181272
  • (eLGAR).b2769270x
  • (OCoLC)839395495

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