Book cover - The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, Or Gustavus Vassa, The African Written By Himself - Author Olaudah Equiano

The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, Or Gustavus Vassa, The African Written By Himself

Author Olaudah Equiano

  • Release Date: 2019-03-14
  • Genre: History

The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, Or Gustavus Vassa, The African Written By Himself Summary


The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, Or Gustavus Vassa, The African Written By Himself - Slave narratives are powerful indictments of the horrors of slavery and oppression, invaluable not only for the stories they tell but also for the consistently high quality of their literary style. This book by Olaudah Equiano is one such story. A compelling account that has gripped and fascinated readers since its original London publication in 1789, the narrative describes Equiano's formidable journey from captivity to freedom and literacy.

keyboard_arrow_up