by Frederick Douglass
The “Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass” has a great memoir of Frederick Douglass. Frederick Douglass was an American social reformer, writer and statesman. After escaping from slavery in Maryland, Frederick became a national leader of the abolitionist movement in New York. In this book, he describes his experiences as a slave in his 1845 autobiography that became successful. Frederick does not know the exact date of his birth. He chose February 14, 1818. His lovely mother died when he was just seven years old. He learns the alphabet and how to spell small words from Sophia.
Douglass realizes the importance of reading and the possibilities that this skill could help him. He learns how to read and write. In addition, after published Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, five thousand copies were sold within four months. He writes his memoir very neat and clean, it will engage the reader from start to end. Frederick gained significant credibility from those who previously did not believe the story of his past. All in all, the Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass is a great memoir book.