The American fugitive in Europe

sketches of places and people abroad ; with a memoir of the author.
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SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 16243.
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Pagination320 p.
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With a memoir of the author. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Brown, William Wells. American fugitive in Europe. Boston, J.P. Jewett and company; New York, Sheldon, Lamport. The American Fugitive in Europe: Sketches of Places and People Abroad () is the expanded version of Brown’s pioneering travelogue, recounting his initial trip to Paris as a delegate to the International Peace Congress and his extensive tours through the.

OCLC Number: Notes: Enlarged edition of: Three years in Europe. London, "Most of the letters were written for the private perusal of a few friends in America; some were contributed to Frederick Douglass' Paper, a journal published in the United States "--Preface to the English edition.

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Wallcut, ), ed. by Josephine Brown. multiple formats at William Wells Brown (c. – November 6, ) was a prominent African-American abolitionist lecturer, novelist, playwright, and historian in the United States.

Born into slavery in Montgomery County, Kentucky, near the town of Mount Sterling, Brown escaped to Ohio in at the age of He settled in Boston, Massachusetts, where he worked for abolitionist causes and became a prolific Born: or Manear Lexington, Kentucky.

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) was born in Lexington, Kentucky, the son of Elizabeth, a slave woman, and a white relative of his owner. After twenty years in slavery, Brown escaped to freedom in January He spent the next two years working on a Lake Erie steamboat and running fugitive slaves into Canada.

Passage of the Fugitive Slave Act of increased penalties against fugitive slaves and people who aided them. Because of this, fugitive slaves tried to leave the United States altogether, traveling to Canada or Mexico.

ApproximatelyAmerican slaves escaped to freedom. William Wells Brown, (born ?, near Lexington, Ky., U.S.—died Nov. 6,Chelsea, Mass.), American writer who is considered to be the first African-American to publish a was also the first to have a play and a travel book published.

Brown was born to a black slave mother and a white slaveholding father. He grew up near St. Louis, Mo., where he served various masters. An American fugitive, who hijacked a plane in the s, lived openly in Guinea-Bissau during the s under his real name, a retired US ambassador to the African nation claims.Get this from a library!

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