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Struggles for Freedom: or, The Life of James Watkins, Formerly a Slave in Maryland, U. S.; in Which is Detailed a Graphic Account of His Extraordinary Escape from Slavery, Notices of the Fugitive Slave Law, the Sentiments of American Divines on the Subject of Slavery, etc., etc.

Title:Struggles for Freedom: or, The Life of James Watkins, Formerly a Slave in Maryland, U. S.; in Which is Detailed a Graphic Account of His Extraordinary Escape from Slavery, Notices of the Fugitive Slave Law, the Sentiments of American Divines on the Subject of Slavery, etc., etc.
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Note:19th edition; Manchester, UK: Printed for J. Watkins by A. Heywood, 1860
  
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Stable link here:https://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/webbin/book/lookupid?key=olbp76704
  
Subject:Watkins, James, 1821?-
Subject:African Americans -- Biography
Subject:Slaves -- Maryland -- Biography
Subject:Fugitive slaves -- United States -- Biography
Subject:Plantation life -- Maryland -- History -- 19th century
Subject:Slaves -- Social conditions
Subject:Slavery -- Maryland -- History -- 19th century
Subject:United States. Fugitive slave law (1850)
Subject:Antislavery movements -- Great Britain
Subject:Slavery -- Poetry
Call number:E444 .W34 1860
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