Up from Slavery (Penguin Classics)

By: Washington, Booker T.; Harlan, Louis R.

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Newspaper clipping laid in, pages very faintly toned. 1986 Trade Paperback. lii, 332 pp. In Up from Slavery, Washington recounts the story of his lifeā€”from slave to educator. The early sections deal with his upbringing as a slave and his efforts to get an education. Washington details his transition from student to teacher, and outlines his own development as an educator and founder of the Tuskegee Institute in Alabama. In the final chapters of Up From Slavery, Washington describes his career as a public speaker and civil rights activist.

Title: Up from Slavery (Penguin Classics)

Author: Washington, Booker T.; Harlan, Louis R.

Categories: American, Biography, Civil Rights, Activists, Race & Racism,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1986

ISBN Number: 0140390510

ISBN Number 13: 9780140390513

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 2268761

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