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By Robert Felgar

Utilizing key choices from American literature, this quantity aligns with ELA universal middle criteria to provide scholars a clean standpoint on and a keener realizing of slavery within the United States.

• is helping scholars comprehend vintage works of yankee literature from the slavery period by way of placing them within the context of historical past, society, and culture

• is helping scholars comprehend social and political concerns relative to slavery via examining their visual appeal in interval literature

• records how African american citizens were in a position to strive against slavery and racism opposed to nearly insurmountable odds

• presents academics with a ready-reference that aligns with universal center criteria in English Language Arts (ELA) in Social reviews (informational texts)

• contains aid instruments corresponding to record excerpts, dialogue questions and parts for research, and counsel on extra research

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