Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-211) and index.
Pt. 1. Before the war -- Pt. 2. The war years -- Pt. 3. After the war -- Afterword -- Biographical profiles and portraits.
A selection of writings by Frederick Douglass, an influential and renowned black leader of the nineteenth century, which show his impassioned indictments against slavery, injustice, inequality and racism.