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North Carolina Slave Narratives: The Lives of Moses Roper, Lunsford Lane, Moses Grandy, & Thomas H. Jones

by Andrews, William L., Editor
Publisher: University of North Carolina Press
Retail Price: $27.50
Issue: Summer 2004
ISBN: 0807828211

This collection of four slave narratives, detailing a variety of experiences in North Carolina, were originally published prior to the Civil War. The collective work of Roper, Lane, Grandy, and Jones was widely distributed and contributed to the abolitionist movement. The narratives contributed to the development of an African-American literary tradition.

review of North Carolina Slave Narratives: The Lives of Moses Roper, Lunsford Lane, Moses Grandy, & Thomas H. Jones, by Andrews, William L., Editor, Civil War Book Review, (Summer 2004).