Nat Turner: Slave Revolt Ldr (Black Americans of Achievement)

by Terry Bisson

Paperback, 2005

Status

Available

Local notes

921 TUR

Collection

Publication

Chelsea House Publications (2005), 112 pages

Description

A biography of the slave and preacher who, believing that God wanted him to free the slaves, led a major revolt in 1831.

Language

Original language

English

Physical description

112 p.; 9.24 inches

ISBN

0791081672 / 9780791081679

Barcode

6291

User reviews

LibraryThing member REINADECOPIAYPEGA
I was made aware of Nat Turner after seeing the remake of ' Birth of a Nation ' earlier this year. It was heart wrenching and full of despair, both for the victims and even for myself watching such cruelty and unfairness.

This book is probably made for a 6th grader so was an easy read, but gave enough details to someone who wanted to know the full story but not read a 200 page adult book on the subject.… (more)

Pages

112

Rating

(2 ratings; 4.5)
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