CliffsNotes on Douglass' Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

CliffsNotes on Douglass' Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

by John Chua, Chua


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The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. The latest generation of titles in the series also feature glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format.

In CliffsNotes on Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, you’ll meet the inspirational man who was born into a family of slavery in early America, educated himself through sheer determination and wiles, and went on to become one of America's great statesmen, writers, and orators. In addition to summaries and commentaries on the novel, you’ll also find

  •  Life and background of the author, Frederick Douglass
  • A list of characters
  • Helpful maps
  • Critical essays covering slavery, Douglass’ life and writings, and more
  • A review section that tests your knowledge
  • A genealogy map

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780822008729
Publisher: HMH Books
Publication date: 01/22/1996
Series: Cliffs Notes Series
Pages: 72
Product dimensions: 5.30(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 17 Years

About the Author

JOHN CHUA has written for a wide variety of media, including television. He has written three CliffsNotes books and holds a BA from Knox College and an MBA from the University of Illinois,

Table of Contents

Life and Background of the Author.

List of Characters.


Summaries & Critical Commentaries.

Critical Essays.

Review Questions and Essay Topics.

Selected Bibliography.

Customer Reviews