The Resource The history of Mary Prince, a West Indian slave

The history of Mary Prince, a West Indian slave

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The history of Mary Prince, a West Indian slave
Title
The history of Mary Prince, a West Indian slave
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The History of Mary Prince - A West Indian Slave" is a 1831 autobiography of Mary Prince (1788-1833), a British abolitionist and autobiographer. Born in Bermuda to a family of African slaves, she managed to escape to London where she wrote this book. The first account of a black woman's life published in Great Britain, "The History of Mary Prince" was highly controversial in a time of growing anti-slavery agitation. The book touched many people and was hugely popular, selling out thee printings. Contents include: "The History Of Mary Prince, A West Indian Slave", "History Of Mary Prince, By The Editor", and "Narrative Of Louis Asa-Asa, A Captured African"
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Midwest
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Prince, Mary
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Prince, Mary
  • Asa-Asa, Louis
  • Slaves
  • Slaves
  • Slavery
Target audience
adult
Label
The history of Mary Prince, a West Indian slave
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT13038529
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781528789165
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT13038529
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
13038529
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The history of Mary Prince, a West Indian slave
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT13038529
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781528789165
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT13038529
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
13038529
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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