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Olaudah Equiano nickname was Gustavus Vassa. He was an African that was invoved in the movement for the abolition of the the slave trade. He was born in 1745 and died in 1797.

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Why scholars today don't like parts of Olaudah Equianos autobiography?

becouse he did not belive that god had created the univers

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Did Olaudah Equiano buy his own freedom?

Yes he did. Then he moved back to England but Olaudah Equiano did buy his own freedom.

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