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Jacobs, Harriet A. (Harriet Ann) 1813-1897

Overview
Works: 153 works in 549 publications in 8 languages and 23,479 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Sources  Autobiographies  Personal narratives  Records and correspondence  Biographies  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Slave narratives 
Roles: Author, Other
Classifications: E449, B
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Slave narratives by William L Andrews( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 2,027 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consists of primary source material in the form of personal narratives
Incidents in the life of a slave girl : written by herself by Harriet A Jacobs( Book )

125 editions published between 1861 and 2016 in English and German and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harriet Jacobs (1813-1897) fortæller om sit liv som slave i North Carolina, årene som flygtning i New York, Boston og Rochester og kampen for sin frihed som hun vandt i 1852
Three narratives of slavery by Sojourner Truth( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Incidents dans la vie d'une jeune esclave by Harriet A Jacobs( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in French and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The grandmother of slaves by Harriet A Jacobs( Book )

3 editions published in 1865 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Incidentes en la vida de una esclava : (selección) by Harriet A Jacobs( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in Spanish and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Incidents in the life of a slave girl by Harriet A Jacobs( Recording )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The biography of a slave girl in the American South. Harriet Ann Jacobs lived from 1813 to 1897, and this is her story
The deeper wrong, or, Incidents in the life of a slave girl by Harriet A Jacobs( Book )

7 editions published between 1862 and 2012 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

HISTORY OF THE AMERICAS. Harriet Ann Jacobs (1813-1897) was born into slavery in North Carolina, but escaped to the north to flee her owner's sexual advances. This autobiography was published under a pseudonym in 1861 to protect her family. She became involved with the Anti-Slavery Society, speaking at meetings in support of abolition. The book was aimed at middle-class white women, and stresses the impact of slavery on women's chastity, as slaves were frequently sexually exploited. She is highly critical of the nominal Christianity of the culture of the southern States. Much of the narrative deals with her efforts to regain her children, who had remained her master's property. Jacobs' first-hand account was an early publication of its type, and many found the abuse she suffered shocking and unbelievable. Jacobs became a role model for freed slaves, in taking control of her life, and helping others to adapt through education
Twelve years a slave : and other slave narratives by Solomon Northup( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vita di una ragazza schiava raccontata da lei medesima by Harriet A Jacobs( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in Italian and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass : an American slave by Frederick Douglass( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An autobiographical account of a childhood and youth spent in slavery by a man who became a great abolitionist and leader of anti-slavery activity
The Harriet Jacobs family papers by Harriet A Jacobs( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Harriet Jacobs family papers by Harriet A Jacobs( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection contains approximately 300 of the more than 900 primary source documents: letters and papers written by, for and about Harriet Jacobs (1813-1897) and her activist brother and daughter, and Jacobs's struggles against slavery, racism and sexism. Accompanied by a CD containing a searchable PDF file of the entire contents
Frances Langford double feature( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Career girl: an aspiring actress from Kansas City heads off to New York to try to fulfill her dreams
Aru dorei shojo ni okotta dekigoto by Harriet A Jacobs( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gennēthēka sklava : epeisodia apo tē zōē mias sklavas grammena apo tēn idia by Harriet A Jacobs( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in Greek, Modern and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl. Written by herself ... Edited by L. Maria Child by Harriet A Jacobs( Book )

5 editions published in 1862 in English and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harriet Jacobs : a play by Lydia R Diamond( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Incidents in the life of the slave girl by Harriet A Jacobs( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Classic slave narratives by Henry Louis Gates( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Before the end of the civil war, over one hundred former slaves had written moving stories of their captivity and by 1944, when George washington Carver published his autobiography, over six thousand ex-slaves ahd written what caalled slave narratives. No group of slaves anywhere, in any other ear, has left such prolific testimony to the horror of bondage and servitude
 
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Slave narratives
Alternative Names
Brent Linda

Brent, Linda 1813-1897

Harriet Ann Jacobs Amerikaans verpleegster (1813-1897)

Harriet Ann Jacobs scrittrice statunitense

Harriet Jacobs

Harriet Jacobs écrivain américaine

Jacobs, Harriet.

Jacobs, Harriet 1813-1897

Jacobs, Harriet A.

Jacobs , Harriet Ann

Jacobs, Harriet Ann 1813-1897

Jacobs , Harriet Brent

Jacobs, Harriet Brent 1818-1896

Ҳарриет Ҷакобс

ג'קובס, הריט 1813-1897

דזשייקאבס, הריט 1813-1897

제이콥스, 해리엇 1813-1897

제이콥스, 해리엇 앤 1813-1897

ジェイコブズ, ハリエット

ジェイコブズ, ハリエット・アン

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Incidents in the life of a slave girl : written by herselfThree narratives of slaveryIncidents in the life of a slave girlThe deeper wrong, or, Incidents in the life of a slave girlNarrative of the life of Frederick Douglass : an American slaveThe Harriet Jacobs family papersThe Harriet Jacobs family papersHarriet Jacobs : a playThe Classic slave narratives