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The Resource The bondwoman's narrative, Hannah Crafts ; edited by Henry Louis Gates, Jr

The bondwoman's narrative, Hannah Crafts ; edited by Henry Louis Gates, Jr

Label
The bondwoman's narrative
Title
The bondwoman's narrative
Statement of responsibility
Hannah Crafts ; edited by Henry Louis Gates, Jr
Title variation
bondwomans narrative
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of Hannah Crafts, a young slave working on a wealthy North Carolina plantation, who runs away in a bid for freedom up North. Her compelling story provides a fascinating view of American life in the mid-1800s and the literary conventions of the time. Written in the 1850s by a runaway slave, is a provocative literary landmark and a significant historical event that will captivate a diverse audience
Summary
A novel written in the 1850s by a runaway slave follows a young slave from a North Carolina plantation as she flees to the North and, after being pursued by slave hunters and forced to serve a difficult new mistress, finally obtains freedom in New Jersey
Storyline
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
068919
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Crafts, Hannah
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS1449.C673
LC item number
B66 2003
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gates, Henry Louis
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • Plantation owners' spouses
  • Women
  • Women
  • Racially mixed people
  • Passing (Identity)
  • Plantation life
  • North Carolina
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Women slaves
  • Virginia
Target audience
adult
Label
The bondwoman's narrative, Hannah Crafts ; edited by Henry Louis Gates, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Reprint. Originally published: c2002. With new pref. by the editor
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
18598238
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
365 pages
Isbn
9780446690294
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(AU)bl2003008937
Label
The bondwoman's narrative, Hannah Crafts ; edited by Henry Louis Gates, Jr
Publication
Copyright
Note
Reprint. Originally published: c2002. With new pref. by the editor
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
18598238
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
365 pages
Isbn
9780446690294
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(AU)bl2003008937

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