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  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release : 15 December 2016
  • ISBN : 9780393270129
  • Page : 297 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

Twelve Years a Slave Norton Critical Editions Book Summary/Review:

This Norton Critical Edition of Solomon Northup’s harrowing autobiography is based on the 1853 first edition. It is accompanied by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Kevin Burke’s introduction and detailed explanatory footnotes. The Norton Critical Edition also includes: · The illustrations printed in the original book. · Contemporary sources (1853—62), among them newspaper accounts of Northup’s kidnapping and ordeal and commentary by Frederick Douglass, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and Thomas W. MacMahon. · A Genealogy of Secondary Sources (1880-2015) presenting twenty-four voices spanning three centuries on the memoir’s major themes. Contributors include George Washington Williams, Marion Wilson Starling, Kenneth Stampp, Robert B. Stepto, Trish Loughran, and David Fiske, Clifford W. Brown, Jr., and Rachel Seligman, among others. · The 2013 film adaptation—12 Years a Slave—fully considered, with criticism and major reviews of the film as well as Henry Louis Gates's three interviews with its director, Steve McQueen. · A Chronology and Selected Bibliography.

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Twelve Years a Slave (Norton Critical Editions)

Twelve Years a Slave (Norton Critical Editions)
  • Author : Solomon Northup
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 2016-12-15
  • ISBN : 9780393270129
GET THIS BOOKTwelve Years a Slave (Norton Critical Editions)

This Norton Critical Edition of Solomon Northup’s harrowing autobiography is based on the 1853 first edition. It is accompanied by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Kevin Burke’s introduction and detailed explanatory footnotes. The Norton Critical Edition also includes: · The illustrations printed in the original book. · Contemporary sources (1853—62), among them newspaper accounts of Northup’s kidnapping and ordeal and commentary by Frederick Douglass, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and Thomas W. MacMahon. · A Genealogy of Secondary Sources (1880-2015) presenting twenty-four voices spanning

Twelve Years a Slave (First International Student Edition) (Norton Critical Editions)

Twelve Years a Slave (First International Student Edition) (Norton Critical Editions)
  • Author : Solomon Northup
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 2016-12-15
  • ISBN : 9780393623420
GET THIS BOOKTwelve Years a Slave (First International Student Edition) (Norton Critical Editions)

This Norton Critical Edition of Solomon Northup’s harrowing autobiography is based on the 1853 first edition. It is accompanied by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Kevin Burke’s introduction and detailed explanatory footnotes. The Norton Critical Edition also includes: · The illustrations printed in the original book. · Contemporary sources (1853—62), among them newspaper accounts of Northup’s kidnapping and ordeal and commentary by Frederick Douglass, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and Thomas W. MacMahon. · A Genealogy of Secondary Sources (1880-2015) presenting twenty-four voices spanning

Twelve Years a Slave

Twelve Years a Slave
  • Author : Solomon Northup
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2021-10-19
  • ISBN : 9780857089069
GET THIS BOOKTwelve Years a Slave

DISCOVER A TALE OF UNIMAGINABLE ADVERSITY Twelve Years a Slave tells the story of Solomon Northup, a free-born man of colour who was kidnapped and sold into slavery in the American South in 1841. His true tale of captivity, torture and abuse brings to life the unimaginable evils of slavery in a time when it was yet to be outlawed. Equal parts slave, travel, and spiritual narrative, Twelve Years A Slave reveals Northup to be a person of astonishing strength and

CliffsNotes on Northup’s 12 Years a Slave

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  • Author : Mike Nappa
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2014-07-01
  • ISBN : 9780544444737
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CliffsNotes on Solomon Northup's Twelve Years a Slave, now an award-filming film, includes everything you've come to expect from the trusted experts at CliffsNotes, including summaries and analyses of Northup's riveting memoir. Features of this Lit Note include Focused summaries of the plot and analysis of important themes, symbols, and character development Character analyses of major characters, focusing on what motivates each character Brief synopsis of the entire memoir Short quiz Discussion of the film adaptation of Northup's memoir

12 Years a Slave

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  • Publisher : Hesperus Press
  • Release Date : 2013-09-04
  • ISBN : 9781780942155
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  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2016-08-05
  • ISBN : 9781317221593
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Twelve Years a Slave

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  • Author : Solomon Northup
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2021-07-27
  • ISBN : 9780857089083
GET THIS BOOKTwelve Years a Slave

DISCOVER A TALE OF UNIMAGINABLE ADVERSITY Twelve Years a Slave tells the story of Solomon Northup, a free-born man of colour who was kidnapped and sold into slavery in the American South in 1841. His true tale of captivity, torture and abuse brings to life the unimaginable evils of slavery in a time when it was yet to be outlawed. Equal parts slave, travel, and spiritual narrative, Twelve Years A Slave reveals Northup to be a person of astonishing strength and

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  • Publisher : Rutgers University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-07-20
  • ISBN : 9780813583983
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  • Author : Solomon Northup
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2007
  • ISBN : IOWA:31858053952424
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