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  • Bibliography:
    8 Books
  • First Book:
    June 2003
  • Latest Book:
    July 2018
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Book List in Order: 8 titles


  • Completely revised and edited with an introduction and notes by Vincent Carretta

    An exciting and often terrifying adventure story, as well as an important precursor to such famous nineteenth-century slave narratives as Frederick Douglass's aut...



  • Olaudah Equiano's capture by slave-traders at the age of ten took him from life in what is now Eastern Nigeria and thrust him on a fateful journey that would submerge him in an incomprehensible world. He emerged a gifted writer and has provided insig...



  • Inspired by Penguin√,'s innovative Great Ideas series, our new Great Journeys series presents the most incredible tours, voyages, treks, expeditions, and travels ever written√, -- from Isabella Bird√,'s exaltation in the dangers of grizzlies, rattles...



  • More than just a fascinating story, Olaudah Equiano's autobiography -- the first slave narrative to be widely read -- reveals many aspects of the eighteenth-century Western world through the experiences of one individual. This edition is the first in...



  • 'Cut iron with iron,What makes iron valuable,Big kuku tree and big silk-cotton tree,Fari and Kaunju -'

    Told and retold since the fourteenth century, this West African epic chronicles the story of the mighty warrior who saves his people and ...



  • I believe it is difficult for those who publish their own memoirs to escape the imputation of vanity; nor is this the only disadvantage under which they labour: it is also their misfortune, that what is uncommon is rarely, if ever, believed, and what...



  • The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, Or Gustavus Vassa, The By Olaudah Equiano The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, Or Gustavus Vassa, The African, Written By Himself, this is a fascinating account of Equiano...



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    Olaudah Equiano was one of the most prominent people of African heritage involved in the British debate for the abolition of the slave trade. He wrote an autobiography that depicted the horrors of slavery and helped influence British lawmakers to abo...




Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Olaudah Equiano has published 8 books.

Olaudah Equiano does not have a new book coming out soon. The latest book, The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, Or Gustavus Vassa, was published in July 2018.

The first book by Olaudah Equiano, The Interesting Narrative and Other Writings, was published in June 2003.

No. Olaudah Equiano does not write books in series.