The Question and Answer section for Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
From the first three paragraphs, we can infer that Douglass is a talented, charismatic, and well spoken man. He is a gifted orator, who has the ability to clearly state his points and illustrate the gravity of slavery, its atrocities, and its...
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One way in which the Great House appeared to be more like a business than a farm was that the slaves were given allowances.... a small payment for their work.