The History of Mary Prince, a West Indian Slave: Related by Herself

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Mary Prince's narrative was one of the earliest to reveal the ugly truths about slavery in the West Indies to an English reading public that was largely unaware of its atrocities. Prince was born in Bermuda to an enslaved family. She spent her early life in harsh conditions and was eventually sold to John Adams Wood of Antigua, working as his domestic servant. She joined the Moravian Church, where she learned to read, and married Daniel James, a former slave who had bought his freedom. In 1828 she traveled to England with ...

The History of Mary Prince, a West Indian Slave: Related by Herself 2017, Longleaf Services Behalf of Unc - Osps, Chapel Hill

ISBN-13: 9781469633282

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