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Author Adler, David A.

Title Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad / David A. Adler.

Imprint New York : Holiday House, c2013.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 92 Tubman,H ADL    Available
 PAS Allendale Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 TUBMAN,H ADL    Available
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 TUBMAN,H ADL    DUE 12-26-19
 PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 TUBMAN,H ADL    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 TUBMAN,H ADL    Available
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 TUBMAN,H ADL    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 140 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references 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.
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.
Subject Tubman, Harriet, 1820?-1913 -- Juvenile literature.
Slaves -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American women -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Underground Railroad -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9780823423651 (hardcover)
0823423654 (hardcover)

 
    
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