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The life and times of Hannah Crafts : the true story of The Bondwoman's Narrative / Gregg Hecimovich.

"A groundbreaking study of the first Black female novelist and her life as an enslaved woman, from the biographer who solved the mystery of her identity, with a preface by Henry Louis Gates Jr."-- Provided by publisher.

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  • ISBN: 9780062334732
  • ISBN: 0062334735
  • Physical Description: 412 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Ecco, [2023]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Foreword / Henry Louis Gates, Jr. -- Beginnings -- The search -- Nat Turner, the Wheelers, and The Bondwoman's Narrative -- The revolt -- The candidates -- Childhood -- Property -- Rosea Pugh and Hannah Sr. -- The early life of Hannah Crafts -- The Bondwoman's Narrative and Uncle Tom's Cabin -- The notebook -- Religion -- The Wheelers -- The novel -- The life and times of Eliza Morgan -- The Bondwoman's Narrative and Bleak House -- The search continued -- The life and times of Jane Johnson -- The life and times of Hannah Crafts -- The life and times of Hannah Vincent.
Subject: Crafts, Hannah.
African American women novelists > Biography.
Enslaved women > United States > Biography.
Fugitive slaves > United States > Biography.
Autobiographical fiction, American > History and criticism.
Genre: Biographies.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bethlehem Main Library B CRAFTS (Text) 33062009794349 New Adult Biography Checked Out 12/13/2023

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