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Speak Out in Thunder Tones Letters and Other Writings by Black Northerners, 1787-1865

by Dorothy Sterling

  • ISBN: 9780306808203
  • ISBN10: 030680820X

Speak Out in Thunder Tones Letters and Other Writings by Black Northerners, 1787-1865

by Dorothy Sterling

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  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Lightning Source Inc
  • Publish date: 04/01/1998
  • ISBN: 9780306808203
  • ISBN10: 030680820X
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Description: This impressive collection, drawn from a wealth of original research into previously untapped sources -- including letters, diaries, memoirs, speeches, poems, songs, newspaper articles, advertisements, a ship's log, and official documents -- allows African Americans to speak afresh across more than two centuries. Besides the expected voices of Frederick Douglass and Sojourner Truth, this book makes vivid the experiences and views of a diverse range of lesser-known but equally fascinating personalities: Ira Aldridge, one of the great Shakespearean actors of his day; William Allen, the first black college professor on the country; the astronomer and mathematician Benjamin Banneker; Paul Cuffe, owner of a fleet of merchant ships: Martin R. Delaney, the father of black nationalism; James Forten, war veteran, inventor, and one of the wealthiest men in America; the militant Henry Highland Garnet, who urged slaves to revolt; the poet Phillis Wheatley, as well as ordinary free blacks, fugitive slaves, soldiers, wives, mothers, pioneers, sailors, and numerous others. The editor has forged her material into a documentary history as dramatic as it is memorable.
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