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Frederick douglass biography frederick douglass he who would be no slave, must consent to have no slave those who deny freedom to others, deserve it. Frederick douglass was an african-american social reformer, orator, writer and statesman after escaping from slavery, he became a leader of the abolitionist. Born a slave, frederick douglass became one of the most famous black man in the world douglass's words are extensively interwoven into this biography. Written for young adults, this biography of frederick douglass covers the life of the most famous black abolitionist and intellectual of the 19th century • original.
The biography of frederick douglass is emblematic of the lives of slaves and former slaves his struggle for freedom, devotion to the abolitionist. Frederick douglass (1818-1895) was born a slave but died an accomplished and respected individual this short biography traces his life's work and. An illustrated biography of the nineteenth century's most photographed american picturing frederick douglass marks a significant turn in the long history of.