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  • Narrative of the Life of Henry Box Brown (Dover Thrift Editions)

    After enduring more than 30 years of slavery, Henry "Box" Brown achieved freedom by having himself nailed inside a packing crate and shipped from Richmond to Philadelphia. Initially published in 1851, Brown's extraordinary memoir recounts the harsh circumstances of his bondage as well as the details of his 350-mile journey by railroad, steamboat, and horse cart inside a container three feet long and two feet wide.Acclaimed by Dr. Cornel West as "one of the great creative acts in the struggle for black freedom," the story of Brown's daring escap...

    • ASIN: 0486795756
    • UPC: 800759795758

  • Narrative of the Life of Henry Box Brown

    In 1849, Henry Brown escaped from slavery by shipping himself in a three-foot-by-two-foot wooden crate from Virginia to an anti-slavery office in Philadelphia. Twenty-seven hours and 350 miles later, Brown stepped out of his box to begin a new life. This is his memoir, originally published in 1851 in England, as fresh and compelling today as it was 150 years ago. This extraordinary narrative paints an indelible portrait of life in slavery. With a keen sense of irony, Brown examines the "peculiar institution"--from the hypocrisy of slave-owning ...

    • ASIN: 0195148541

  • Narrative of the Life of Henry Box Brown, Written by Himself

    It is the most celebrated escape in the history of American slavery. Henry Brown had himself sealed in a three-foot-by-two-foot box and shipped from Richmond, Virginia, to Philadelphia, a twenty-seven-hour journey to freedom. In Narrative of the Life of Henry Box Brown, Written by Himself, Brown not only tells the story of his famed escape, but also recounts his later life as a black man making his way through white American and British culture. Most important, he paints a revealing portrait of the reality of slavery, of the wife and children s...

    • ASIN: 0807858900
    • Brand: Brand: The University of North Carolina Press

  • Henry's Freedom Box: A True Story from the Underground Railroad

    A stirring, dramatic story of a slave who mails himself to freedom by a Jane Addams Peace Award-winning author and a Coretta Scott King Award-winning artist.Henry Brown doesn't know how old he is. Nobody keeps records of slaves' birthdays. All the time he dreams about freedom, but that dream seems farther away than ever when he is torn from his family and put to work in a warehouse. Henry grows up and marries, but he is again devastated when his family is sold at the slave market. Then one day, as he lifts a crate at the warehouse, he knows exa...

    • ASIN: 043977733X
    • Brand: Scholastic Press

  • Narrative of the life of Henry Box Brown, written by himself

    This is a reproduction of a classic text optimised for kindle devices. We have endeavoured to create this version as close to the original artefact as possible. Although occasionally there may be certain imperfections with these old texts, we believe they deserve to be made available for future generations to enjoy....

    • ASIN: B07C37343R

  • BY Brown, Henry Box ( Author ) [{ Narrative of the Life of Henry Box Brown By Brown, Henry Box ( Author ) May - 01- 2008 ( Paperback ) } ]

    BY Brown, Henry Box ( Author ) [{ Narrative of the Life of Henry Box Brown By Brown, Henry Box ( Author ) May - 01- 2008 ( Paperback ) } ]

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  • Narrative of Henry Box Brown: Who Escaped From Slavery, Enclosed in a Box Three Feet Long, Two Wide, and Two and a Half High (Classic Reprint)

    Excerpt from Narrative of Henry Box Brown: Who Escaped From Slavery, Enclosed in a Box Three Feet Long, Two Wide, and Two and a Half HighDid Lazarus astonish his weeping sisters, and the sur rounding multitude, as he emerged from his house of clay, clad in the habiliments of the grave, and did joy unfeigned spread throughout that gazing throng? How much more astonishing seemed the birth of Mr. Brown, as he came forth from a box, clothed not in the habi liments of the grave, but in those of slavery, worse than the' silent house of death, as his ...

    • ASIN: 133143243X

  • Narrative of the Life of Henry Box Brown (1851)

    This Is A New Release Of The Original 1851 Edition.

    • ASIN: 1498178707

  • Narrative of Henry Box Brown (Illustrated and Annotated)

    This volume was published in 1849 and tells the true story of Henry 'Box' Brown who escaped from slavery enclosed in a box that was three feet long, two feet wide and two and a half feet high. Written from a statement of facts made by himself with remarks upon the remedy for slavery.This book was a strong statement for the Underground Railroad and a triumph for the Anti-Slavery movement....

    • ASIN: B00BGXHKDA

  • Slavery: Not Forgiven, Never Forgotten - The Most Powerful Slave Narratives, Historical Documents & Influential Novels: The Underground Railroad, Memoirs ... Rights Acts, New Amendments and much more

    This carefully crafted ebook: "Slavery: Not Forgiven, Never Forgotten" is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents:MemoirsNarrative of Frederick Douglass12 Years a SlaveThe Underground RailroadUp From SlaveryWillie Lynch LetterConfessions of Nat TurnerNarrative of Sojourner TruthIncidents in the Life of a Slave GirlHistory of Mary PrinceRunning a Thousand Miles for FreedomThirty Years a SlaveNarrative of the Life of J. D. GreenThe Life of Olaudah EquianoBehind The ScenesHarriet: The Moses of Her PeopleFather H...

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  • The Unchained: Powerful Life Stories of Former Slaves: Thousands of Recorded Interviews, Memoirs & Narratives of Former Slaves (Including Historical Documents ... Progress of Civil Rights Movement)

    This unique collection consists of the most influential narratives of former slaves, including numerous recorded testimonies, life stories and original photos of former slaves long after Civil War:Recorded Life Stories of Former Slaves from 17 different US StatesNarrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass12 Years a Slave (Solomon Northup)The Underground RailroadHarriet Jacobs: The Moses of Her PeopleUp From Slavery (Booker T. Washington)The Willie Lynch Letter: The Making of Slave!The Confessions of Nat TurnerNarrative of Sojourner TruthThe His...

    • ASIN: B079LBWWDM

  • ONCE UPON A SLAVE: 28 Powerful Memoirs Of Former Slaves & 100+ Recorded Testimonies in One Edition: With Hundreds of Documented Testimonies & True Life ... Slave Girl, Narrative of Sojourner Truth...

    This unique collection of "ONCE UPON A SLAVE: 28 Powerful Memoirs Of Former Slaves & 100+ Recorded Testimonies in One Edition" has been designed and formatted to the highest digital standards. Contents: Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass12 Years a Slave by Solomon NorthupThe Underground RailroadThe Willie Lynch Letter: The Making of Slave! Confessions of Nat TurnerNarrative of Sojourner TruthIncidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, by Harriet JacobsHarriet: The Moses of Her PeopleHistory of Mary PrinceRunning a Thousand Miles for Freedom...

    • ASIN: B076KT1G6W

  • LIVING TO TELL THE HORRID TALES: True Life Stories of Fomer Slaves, Testimonies, Novels & Historical Documents: The Most Powerful Slave Narratives: Memoirs ... Law, Civil Rights Acts, New Amendments...

    This unique collection of "LIVING TO TELL THE HORRID TALES: True Life Stories of Fomer Slaves, Testimonies, Novels & Historical Documents" has been designed and formatted to the highest digital standards.Contents:MemoirsNarrative of Frederick Douglass12 Years a SlaveThe Underground RailroadUp From SlaveryWillie Lynch LetterConfessions of Nat TurnerNarrative of Sojourner TruthIncidents in the Life of a Slave GirlHistory of Mary PrinceRunning a Thousand Miles for FreedomThirty Years a SlaveNarrative of the Life of J. D. GreenThe Life of Olaudah E...

    • ASIN: B076JHB3NN

  • My Life with Bob: Flawed Heroine Keeps Book of Books, Plot Ensues

    People Pick • O Magazine Title to Pick Up Now • Vanity Fair Hot Type • Glamour New Book You’re Guaranteed to Love This Summer • LitHub.com Best Book about Books • Buzzfeed Book You Need to Read This Summer • Seattle Times Book for Summer Reading • Warby Parker Blog Book Pick • Google Talks • Harper’s Bazaar • Vogue •The Washington Post • The Economist • The Christian Science Monitor • Salon • The AtlanticImagine keeping a record of every book you’ve ever read. What would this reading trajectory say about you?...

    • ASIN: 1627796312
    • Brand: HENRY HOLT

  • UNCHAINED - Powerful & Unflinching Narratives Of Former Slaves: 28 True Life Stories in One Volume: Including Hundreds of Documented Testimonies, Records ... South & History of Abolitionist Movement

    This unique collection consists of the most influential narratives of former slaves and the stories of people who have helped them. With their powerful & unflinching stories, they changed people's convictions and shook the very foundation of slavery:Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass12 Years a Slave by Solomon NorthupThe Underground RailroadThe Willie Lynch Letter: The Making of Slave! Confessions of Nat TurnerNarrative of Sojourner TruthIncidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, by Harriet JacobsHarriet: The Moses of Her PeopleHistory of ...

    • ASIN: B06VV2TGXZ

  • Narrative of the Life of Henry Box Brown

    Originally published: Oxford University Press,

    • UPC: 45844054

  • Narrative of the Life of Henry Box Brown, Written by Himself - eBook

    It is the most celebrated escape in the history of American slavery. Henry Brown had himself sealed in a three-foot-by-two-foot box and shipped from Richmond, Virginia, to Philadelphia, a twenty-seven-hour journey to freedom. In Narrative

    • UPC: 424224651

  • Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb, an American Slave - eBook

    Henry Bibb was born in Kentucky in 1815 to an enslaved mother, and it was rumored that his father was the white Kentucky state senator James Bibb. When he was in his late 20s, Henry

    • UPC: 580305403

  • Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb, an American Slave (Illustrated Edition) - eBook

    Slavery existed long before the United States of America was founded, but so did opposition to slavery. Both flourished after the founding of the country, and the anti-slavery movement was known as abolition. For many

    • UPC: 419523109

  • Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb, An American Slave - eBook

    Henry Bibb was an American writer who was born into slavery. Bibb escaped from slavery and founded an abolitionist newspaper, The Voice of the Fugitive. Bibb wrote an autobiography on his life. This version includes

    • UPC: 295279898

  • Two Years Before the Mast : A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea

    A young man tells of his experiences as a common sailor and provides a realistic portrait of the brutal life of nineteenth-century

    • UPC: 516730
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  • Two Years Before the Mast : A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea

    A personal narrative of life aboard an American merchant ship in the

    • UPC: 1279812
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  • Narrative of the Life and Adventures of an American Slave, Henry Bibb - eBook

    "Narrative of the Life and Adventures of an American Slave" is a self-published autobiography by an American abolitionist and former slave, Henry Walton Bibb. His book is considered to be one of the best-known slave

    • UPC: 465111079

  • Narrative Of The Life And Adventure Of Henry Bibb: An American Slave - eBook

    Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb An American Slave (1849) is an early slave narrative about the life history and experiences of the author who escaped his owners and was recaptured on

    • UPC: 463330584

  • Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb - eBook

    I was brought up in [Kentucky]. Or, more correctly speaking, I was flogged up; for where I should have received moral, mental, and religious instruction I received stripes without number, the object of which was

    • UPC: 111095241

  • Part 1~ Narrative of the Life of Henry Box Brown~ The Lev Project EP # 74

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