I Was Born A Slave
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Chicago Review Press, 1999.
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Yuval Taylor., & Yuval Taylor|AUTHOR. (1999). I Was Born A Slave . Chicago Review Press.

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Full titlei was born a slave an anthology of classic slave narratives
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