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Author Garrison, Mary, 1952-

Title Slaves who dared : the stories of ten African-American heroes / by Mary Garrison.

Imprint Shippensburg, Pa. : White Mane Kids, c2002.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 973.0496 GAR    DUE 07-24-19
 PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 920 GAR    Available
Description viii, 142 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 131-138) and index.
Summary Describes the lives and times of outstanding African Americans who were born as slaves and went on to accomplish great things: Josiah Henson, Frederick Douglas, William and Ellen Craft, Harriet Ann Jacobs, Henry Bibb, Booker T. Washington, Susie King Taylor, Nat Love, Robert Smalls, and Sojourner Truth.
Subject Slaves -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Heroes -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Slaves.
Heroes.
Slavery.
African Americans -- Biography.
Added Title Stories of ten African-American heroes
Stories of 10 African-American heroes
ISBN 1572492724 (alk. paper) : $19.95

 
    
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