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"Equiano's Autobiography" - An Analysis
Overview and analysis of "Equiano's Autobiography."
# 131856 | 750 words | 1 source | APA | 2007 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2007 in African-American Studies (Slavery)


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This paper gives and analysis and description of "The story of Olaudah Equiano or Gustavus Vassa" which is about how the author was treated as a slave in his own country, and then to be taken to America where he was treated as merchandise without human feelings. Additionally, the paper points out how the way the slaves were treated eventually led to a deadly voyage. In this story, it tells why slaves often died and why many of them wanted to die. Slave owners looked at the slaves as merchandise, while slaves were afraid of their owners.

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" 'The story of Olaudah Equiano or Gustavus Vassa' is about how he was treated as a slave in his own country, and then to be taken to America where he was treated as merchandise without human feelings. The way the slaves were treated led to a deadly voyage for many slaves. In this story, it tells why slaves often died and why many of them wanted to die. Slave owners looked at the slaves as merchandise, while slaves were afraid of their owners. Analysis of "Equiano's Autobiography" Imagine being kidnapped from home, used as slaves, forced to work on a..."

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