Paperback Up from slavery / Booker T. Washington / edited with an introduction by William L. Andrews
Interest category: Biography
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Oxford University Press, 2008
ISBN: 0199552398 9780199552399
Control number 0199552398
The life of ex-slave Booker T. Washington embodied the legendary rise of the American self-made man, and his autobiography gave prominence for the first time to the voice of a group which had to pull itself up from extreme adversity. This book places Washington's achievement in its historical context.
Series title: Oxford world's classics