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Fredrick Douglas (February 1817–February 20, 1895) was an African-American social reformer, orator, writer, and statesman. He escaped slavery when he was young and became an abolitionist, impressing many with his oratory skills and intellect. He wrote three autobiographies, 'Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave', 'My Bondage and My Freedom', and 'Life and Times of Frederick Douglass'.

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How does Narrative in the Life of Frederick Douglass prepare a reader to understand Huck’s relationship with Jim throughout the book?

How does the writing of the Narrative of Frederick Douglass help prepare or could help prepare to read Huckleberry Finn. What is similar and what is different in certain viewpoints? One of my teachers ...