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Learning the Reason for the Trip - Becoming a Slave

Page from the autobiography of Olaudah Equiano (also known as "Gustavus Vassa, The African").

Here Equiano learns the reason why he was captured:  He is to become a slave, working for foreigners, in a foreign land.

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Text image online, courtesy Library of Congress.

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