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Author Huey, Lois Miner.

Title American archaeology uncovers the Underground Railroad / Lois Miner Huey.

Imprint Tarrytown, N.Y. : Marshall Cavendish Benchmark, c2010.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 973.7115 HUE    Available
Description 64 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), map ; 24 cm.
Series American archaeology
Huey, Lois Miner. American archaeology (Tarrytown, NY)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 59-61) and index.
Contents What is historical archaeology? -- Introduction : the Underground Railroad -- An early Underground Railroad -- Faces left behind -- Bound for Brooklyn -- An angel of mercy -- Resistance in Kentucky : Fort Nelson -- Escape to Canada -- What archaeologists found out -- Time line.
Summary Introduces historical archaeology, discusses important archeological finds from along the Underground Railroad routes, and explains how archaeologists dig in the ground and examine artifacts in order to understand the past.
Subject Underground Railroad -- Juvenile literature.
Fugitive slaves -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Antislavery movements -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Archaeology and history -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Underground railroad.
Fugitive slaves.
Antislavery movements.
Archaeology and history.
ISBN 9780761442677 (lib. bdg.)
0761442677 (lib. bdg.)

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