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Author Douglass, Frederick
Title In the Words of Frederick Douglass : Quotations from Liberty's Champion
Imprint Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2013
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (281 pages)
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Note Intro -- In the Words of Frederick Douglass -- Contents -- Foreword -- Preface -- Introduction: A Life of Reform -- Frederick Douglass Chronology -- The Words of Frederick Douglass -- Abolition -- African American Character -- Alcohol -- Animals -- Aristocracy -- Art -- Assimilation -- Autobiography -- Boasting -- Capital Punishment -- Children -- Christmas -- Cities -- Civil Rights -- Civil War -- Class -- Colonization -- Conscience -- Constitution -- Crime -- Death -- Declaration of Independence -- Disagreement -- Diversity -- Education -- Emancipation -- Emigration -- Employment -- Evolution -- Family -- Fathers -- Firsts -- Fourth of July -- France -- Free Blacks -- Free Speech -- Freedom -- Freedman's Savings and Trust Bank -- Friendship -- Fugitive Slaves -- Government -- Great Britain -- Haiti -- Harpers Ferry -- History -- Home -- Humanity -- Human Rights -- Humor -- Immigration -- Individuality -- Inertia -- Innocence -- Ireland -- Justice -- Labor -- Law -- Liberty -- Lies -- Life -- Luck -- Lynching -- Morality -- Mothers -- Murder -- Native Americans -- Nature -- Necessity -- Nostalgia -- Oppression -- Optimism -- Oratory -- Parenting -- Patriotism -- Peace -- People -- Photography -- Politics -- Poverty -- The Press -- Principles -- Progress -- Property -- Prosperity -- Public Opinion -- Racism -- Realism -- Reconstruction -- Reform -- Religion -- Resignation -- Respect -- Revolution -- Sectional Reconciliation -- Self-Awareness -- Self-Defense -- Slaveholders -- Slavery -- Slaves -- Sleep -- Success -- Suffrage -- Tariffs -- Time -- Travel -- Trust -- Truth -- Underground Railroad -- Usefulness -- Vices -- Virtues -- War -- Women -- Note on Editorial Method -- Selected Bibliography -- Index
A rich trove of nearly seven hundred quotations by Douglass that demonstrate the breadth and strength of his intellect as well as the eloquence with which he expressed his political and ethical principles
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Douglass, Frederick In the Words of Frederick Douglass : Quotations from Liberty's Champion Ithaca : Cornell University Press,c2013 9780801447907
Subject Douglass, Frederick, -- 1818-1895 -- Quotations.;Douglass, Frederick, -- 1818-1895 -- Political and social views.;African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 19th century -- Quotations, maxims, etc
Electronic books
Alt Author McKivigan, John R
Kaufman, Heather L
Stauffer, John
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