The Resource Fifty years in chains : or, The life of an American slave, by Charles Ball, (electronic book)

Fifty years in chains : or, The life of an American slave, by Charles Ball, (electronic book)

Label
Fifty years in chains : or, The life of an American slave
Title
Fifty years in chains
Title remainder
or, The life of an American slave
Statement of responsibility
by Charles Ball
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Fifty Years in Chains: Or, the Life of an American Slave (1859) was an abridged and unauthorized reprint of the earlier Slavery in the United States (1836). In the narratives, Ball describes his experiences as a slave, including the uncertainty of slave life and the ways in which the slaves are forced to suffer inhumane conditions. He recounts the qualities of his various masters and the ways in which his fortune depended on their temperament. As slave narrative scholar William L. Andrews has noted, Ball's oft-repeated narrative directly influenced the manner and matter of later fugitive slave
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Slavery in the United States
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1781?-
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Ball, Charles
Index
no index present
LC call number
E444
LC item number
.B18 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
standards specifications
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Ball, Charles
Label
Fifty years in chains : or, The life of an American slave, by Charles Ball, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
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
ebr10621329
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
239 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Fifty years in chains : or, The life of an American slave, by Charles Ball, (electronic book)
Publication
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
ebr10621329
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
239 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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