The Interesting Narrative and Other Writings by Olaudah Equiano

The Interesting Narrative and Other Writings

Olaudah Equiano

432 pages first pub 1789 (editions)

nonfiction biography classics history adventurous reflective slow-paced


Completely revised and edited with an introduction and notes by Vincent Carretta An exciting and often terrifying adventure story, as well as an important precursor to such famous nineteenth-century slave narratives as Frederick Douglass's autobio...

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informative 77%
reflective 70%
dark 62%
emotional 55%
adventurous 48%
challenging 48%
sad 37%
inspiring 29%
tense 14%
hopeful 11%


slow 69%
medium 26%
fast 3%

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