Misjudged - James Chandler - A Short Summary and Review

Twelve Years a Slave - Solomon Northup - A Short Summary & Review

A short summary of the book Twelve Years a Slave:

The title says it all.

My favorite Solomon Northup quote from the book:

"What difference is there in the color of the soul."



Questions I pondered while reading Twelve Years a Slave:

Where exactly did this slavery BS start?

Why is brutality so effective in dehumanization?

My review of the book:

This is a very harsh read.

This is a very important read.

Everyone needs to read it so it doesn't get repeated.

****************************************

a.d. elliott is a wanderer, writer, and photographer currently living in Salem, Virginia. 

In addition to the travel writings at www.takethebackroads.com, you can also read her book reviews at www.riteoffancy.com and US military biographies at www.everydaypatriot.com

Her online photography gallery can be found at shop.takethebackroads.com

#TaketheBackRoads


Like my page? Please consider supporting my work by visiting my sponsors, my webshop, or by buying me a cup of coffee!