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The Resource Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad, David A. Adler

Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad, David A. Adler

Label
Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad
Title
Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad
Statement of responsibility
David A. Adler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • A comprehensive introduction to the life and achievements of the heroic former slave details how after managing her own escape, Harriet Tubman returned thirteen times to guide other slaves to freedom along the Underground Railroad, in a portrait that also relates her subsequent contributions as a wartime cook, nurse, spy, and suffragist
  • A comprehensive introduction to the life and achievements of the heroic former slave details how after managing her own escape, Harriet Tubman returned thirteen times to guide other slaves to freedom along the Underground Railroad, in a portrait that also relates her subsequent contributions as a wartime cook, nurse, spy, and suffragist
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adler, David A
Dewey number
  • 973.7/115092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tubman, Harriet
  • Slaves
  • African American women
  • Underground Railroad
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad, David A. Adler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 135-136) and index
Contents
Minty -- Hair saved her life -- Talking to the Lord -- A glory over everything -- The Underground Railroad -- The fugitive slave bill -- "Shout, you are free!" -- John Brown -- A miraculous rescue -- Secession -- Spy, guide, laundress and nurse -- Horrors of war -- Ghosts, cows, and buried treasure -- Difficult last years
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
140 pages
Isbn
9780823423651
Lccn
2012006582
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad, David A. Adler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 135-136) and index
Contents
Minty -- Hair saved her life -- Talking to the Lord -- A glory over everything -- The Underground Railroad -- The fugitive slave bill -- "Shout, you are free!" -- John Brown -- A miraculous rescue -- Secession -- Spy, guide, laundress and nurse -- Horrors of war -- Ghosts, cows, and buried treasure -- Difficult last years
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
140 pages
Isbn
9780823423651
Lccn
2012006582
Other physical details
illustrations, map

Library Locations

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