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of his subject He delivers what is sure to be considered the standard bearer for years to come A masterful, comprehensive biography Kirkus Reviews starred review Frederick Douglass Prophet of Freedom is a triumphelegantly written, with much new material about one of the most famous and important men in modern history David Blight has created a vibrant and convincing portrait of a towering figure who was also, Blight says, thoroughly and beautifully human A great American gets the stellar biography he deserves from one our countrys greatest historians Annette Gordon Reed, Pulitzer Prize winning author of The Hemingses of Monticello An American Family Brilliant and compassionate Blights Douglass is an unapologetic prophet and radical, and the eloquent voice of this sacred extremist has never been relevant A must read Booklist starred review This much anticipated biography of the foremost black leader and one of the greatest Americans of the nineteenth century fully lives up to and even exceeds high expectations It is a work not only of stunning scholarship but also of literary artistry DavidBlightsand Frederick Douglasssachievements have immeasurably enriched our understanding of slavery, abolitionism, the Civil War, and Reconstruction James M McPherson, Pulitzer Prize winning author of Battle Cry of Freedom The Civil War Era David Blight brilliantly illustrates both the perils and possibilities of our national history through a rich and humane portrait of a man and his times This is a remarkable book about a remarkable American and his enduring impact Drew Gilpin Faust, former president, Harvard University, and author of This Republic of Suffering Death and the American Civil War No American of his generation did than Douglass, both in word and deed, to propel his people, and the nation, toward a reckoning with its original sin Now he is brought vividly and delightfully to life once in the flesh and bones of this masterful biography by one of our greatest historians Frederick Douglass Prophet of Freedom is a monumental achievement, a must read for anyone charting the history of a democracy when it is most severely under attack Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Alphonse Fletcher University Professor, Harvard University Meticulously detailed The Douglass who emerges from this massive work is not always heroic, or even likable, but Blight illuminates his personal struggles and achievements to emphasize what an extraordinary person he was Publishers Weekly starred review The definitive, dramatic biography of the most important African American of the nineteenth century Frederick Douglass, the escaped slave who became the greatest orator of his day and one of the leading abolitionists and writers of the era.As a young man Frederick Douglass 1818 1895 escaped from slavery in Balti, Maryland He was fortunate to have been taught to read by his slave owner mistress, and he would go on to become one of the major literary figures of his time He wrote three versions of his autobiography over the course of his lifetime and published his own newspaper His very existence gave the lie to slave owners with dignity and great intelligence he bore witness to the brutality of slavery Initially mentored by William Lloyd Garrison, Douglass spoke widely, often to large crowds, using his own story to condemn slavery He broke with Garrison to become a political abolitionist, a Republican, and eventually a Lincoln supporter By the Civil War and during Reconstruction, Douglass became the most famed and widely travelled orator in the nation He denounced the premature end of Reconstruction and the emerging Jim Crow era In his unique and eloquent voice, written and spoken, Douglass was a fierce critic of the United States as well as a radical patriot He sometimes argued politically with younger African Americans, but he never forsook either the Republican party or the cause of black civil and political rights In this remarkable biography, David Blight has drawn on new information held in a private collection that few other historian have consulted, as well as recently discovered issues of Douglasss newspapers Blight tells the fascinating story of Douglasss two marriages and his complex extended family Douglass was not only an astonishing man of words, but a thinker steeped in Biblical story and theology There has not been a major biography of Douglass in a quarter century David Blights Frederick Douglass affords this important American the distinguished biography he deserves. 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    • Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom
    • 1.2
    • 27
    • Format Kindle
    • 1416590315
    • David W Blight
    • Anglais
    • 26 November 2017

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