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Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, Frederick Douglass, 1845

Douglass, Frederick. Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave. Cornhill: Anti-Slavery Office, 1845. The Project Gutenberg, 10 Jan. 2006. Web. 26 Apr. 2016.

Which of the following best describes the effect of listing the actions in lines 3-7 (“The shoemaking…home plantation”)?


It disassociates the author’s experiences from that of average slaves.


It emphasizes the amount of work that is accomplished by slave labor.


It suggests that forced labor yields low quality goods.


It stresses the author’s envy of those who did not have to do hard labor.


It identifies the relationship of agriculture to the larger economy.

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