Benjamin Banneker Analysis

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Benjamin Banneker did not wright a letter to a pedestrian; he wrote it to the most important man in American History. Starting from what the author is (a former slave) this definitely makes the reader feel some kind of sympathy towards him and letting the audience know that he is the victim here. After this he then reminds the reader that throughout his entire life he has been a slave, serving the British Empire “With every powerful effort in order to reduce you to a state of servitude”. By adding all this pitiful comments towards the problem, the author is trying to that he is still found in the same tyranny his ancestors lived. Benjamin tries to get under the reader feelings by saying that he has been blessed with tranquility and remind him
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