Douglass' Women

  • by Jewell Parker Rhodes
  • Narrated by Robin Miles
  • 11 hrs and 53 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

The best-selling author of Voodoo Dreams focuses on two women who loved the great abolitionist Frederick Douglass. Anna, a free woman of color, was his rescuer, his loving wife and mother to his children. Ottilie Assing, a white German woman, became his intellectual soul mate and mistress. At times, they all lived under the same roof.


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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

We wonder if the narrative is factual?

I loved the performance. Will most definitely recommend to others. Anna and Otillia were both heroins. Their stories could be from today... beautiful yet sad.
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- Sondi

Good Historical Fiction

This was an interesting interpertation of of Fredrick Douglass' life. I enjoyed the story and the flow of the book.
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- Vernetta

Book Details

  • Release Date: 06-24-2009
  • Publisher: Recorded Books