The Narrative of Sojourner Truth
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Sojourner Truth was beaten, imprisoned, and bought and sold like property in a nation that promised freedom. This is the story of how she found the courage to ask a question that would echo through history: Ain't I a Woman?
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Written by Olive Gilbert, based on information provided by Sojourner Truth.
HER BIRTH AND PARENTAGE.
THE subject of this biography, SOJOURNER TRUTH, as she now calls herself-but whose name, originally, was Isabella-was born, as near as she can now calculate, between the years 1797 and 1800. She ...
Reviewed by Christiana on May 13, 2009
Sojourner Truth wonderfully appropriate for Isabella
Revealing, touching, well written.
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