Narrative Of The Life Of Frederick Douglass
- Author: Frederick Douglass
- Publisher: Oxford University Press
- ISBN: 9780199539079
Frederick Douglass’s celebrated memoir is among the most influential works of the nineteenth-century abolitionist movement in the United States. Beginning with his birth on a Maryland plantation in 1818, Douglass’s account records the tyranny and brutality of his life in slavery until his ultimate escape to New Bedford, Massachusetts, at the age of twenty.