S: THE LIFE OF OLAUDAH EQUIANO
BC: Sources: The Life of Olaudah Equiano www.school.discoveryeducation.com
FC: THE LIFE OF OLAUDAH EQUIANO | dddr
1: Olaudah Equiano was born in Nigeria in 1745. He and his sister were kidnapped from their hut. A sack was put over their heads and they were tied up.
2: Olaudah was sold to a family in Africa and treated kindly. Eventually, he was sold to a trader who took him to America.
4: The crossing was a horror. The men were forced below deck. He wanted to die because conditions were so bad.
5: The affect on Afica from the slavery was that whole tribes were wiped out. As a free man Olaudah returned to Nigeria to find his home. There was no trace of his village.