Frederick Douglass

Frederick Douglass

Prophet of Freedom

Book - 2018
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"An acclaimed historian's definitive biography of the most important African-American figure of the 19th century, Frederick Douglass, who was to his century what Martin Luther King, Jr. was to the 20th century"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2018.
Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
ISBN: 9781416590316
Characteristics: xx, 888 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm


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This critically-acclaimed and comprehensive new biography of the pioneering civil rights figure has become the new standard for readers looking for the life story of Frederick Douglass.

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