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Northup’s extraordinary story is a lesson in the enduring hope and resiliency of man, even in the face of the most harrowing of circumstances. Northup serves as a remarkable narrator who not only focuses on his own experience, but also provides complex accounts of the lives of other slaves in the community.
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