The Underestimated African<br />OlaudahEquiano<br />Shay Forbes<br />4A<br />
OlaudahEquiano<br />
Taken on a slave ship to America when 11 years of age<br />Worked for Robert Pascal; a sea merchant and slave owner<br />P...
The Interesting Narrative of OlaudahEquiano, or GustavusVassa, The African<br />Writings<br />
Interested in creating a better world.<br />He thought rationally by persuading others and not just doing it alone.<br />S...
Went to school with whites in 1750’s in London.<br />Most Interesting Fact<br />
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Shay Forbes 4A Olaudah Equiano

  1. 1. The Underestimated African<br />OlaudahEquiano<br />Shay Forbes<br />4A<br />
  2. 2. OlaudahEquiano<br />
  3. 3. Taken on a slave ship to America when 11 years of age<br />Worked for Robert Pascal; a sea merchant and slave owner<br />Purchased freedom when 19<br />Early Life<br />
  4. 4. The Interesting Narrative of OlaudahEquiano, or GustavusVassa, The African<br />Writings<br />
  5. 5. Interested in creating a better world.<br />He thought rationally by persuading others and not just doing it alone.<br />Showed religious side later on in life.<br />Wanted Democracy so everyone would have a chance at Personal Freedom<br />Believed that everyone was capable of using their own intelligences<br />Place in the Enlightenment<br />
  6. 6. Went to school with whites in 1750’s in London.<br />Most Interesting Fact<br />
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