By David Wilson,Solomon Northup,Michelle M. Haas

due to the fact 1853, Solomon Northup has been credited as being the writer of
the autobiographical slave narrative, Twelve Years A Slave. His identify became
a family note back within the twenty first century with the discharge of the
award-winning movie of a similar identify. His ebook is hailed because the most
authentic account of Southern slavery on hand to readers. yet what if it
isn’t?

Was Solomon Northup truly born a unfastened man?
Was he a player in his personal kidnapping?
Did he relatively witness the savage violence depicted within the book?
Were the opposite characters actual people?
Did he go back to big apple and weave his reviews right into a book?
Who used to be David Wilson?

Several years of fact-checking each line of Twelve Years, in addition to David
Wilson’s different books, has led historic researcher Michelle Haas to some
dramatic new solutions to questions like those. here's the full textual content, with
annotations all through and again tales on all the characters—even
the villains different historians have neglected. this is often the tale of Twelve Years
a Slave, and of David Wilson, the fellow who relatively wrote it into history.

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