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Kwame Anthony Appiah

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The Dictionary of Global Culture
What Every American Needs to Know as We Enter the Next Century--from Diderot to Bo Diddley
Written by Kwame Anthony Appiah


Format: Trade Paperback, 736 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: December 29, 1998
Price: $25.00

"Consistently informative, lively, and accurate . . . a pathbreaking achievement."—The New York Times Book Review

As the world's axes of population, power, and commerce shift from North to South and from West to East, the old Eurocentric model of culture is giving way to a new global paradigm. This dictionary... Read more >

Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave & Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Written by Frederick Douglass and Harriet Jacobs
Introduction by Kwame Anthony Appiah


Format: eBook, 464 pages
Publisher: Modern Library
On Sale: July 6, 2011
Price: $5.99

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Also available as a paperback and a trade paperback.

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Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave & Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Written by Frederick Douglass and Harriet Jacobs
Introduction by Kwame Anthony Appiah


Format: Paperback, 464 pages
Publisher: Modern Library
On Sale: December 28, 2004
Price: $6.95

This Modern Library Paperback Classics edition combines the two most important African American slave narratives into one volume.

Frederick Douglass's Narrative, first published in 1845, is an enlightening and incendiary text. Born into slavery, Douglass became the preeminent spokesman for his people during his life; his narrative is an unparalleled account of... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.

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Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave & Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Written by Frederick Douglass and Harriet Jacobs
Introduction by Kwame Anthony Appiah


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
Publisher: Modern Library
On Sale: October 10, 2000
Price: $11.00

Frederick Douglass's Narrative, first published in 1845, is an enlightening and incendiary text. Born into slavery, Douglass became the preeminent spokesman for his people during his life; his narrative is an unparalleled account of the dehumanizing effects of slavery and Douglass's own triumph over it.

Like Douglass, Harriet Jacobs was born... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a paperback.
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