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

Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad, by David A. Adler

Label
Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad
Title
Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad
Statement of responsibility
by David A. Adler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Born a slave, Harriet Tubman was determined not to remain one. She escaped from her owners in Maryland on the Underground Railroad in 1849 and then fearlessly returned thirteen times to help guide family members and others to freedom as the most famous conductor of the Underground Railroad."--Amazon.com
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
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10158405
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adler, David A
Dewey number
  • 973.7115092
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
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990
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tubman, Harriet
  • Slaves
  • African American women
  • Underground Railroad
  • Tubman, Harriet
  • Slaves
  • African American women
  • Underground Railroad
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad, by David A. Adler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
2012006582
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
140 p.
Isbn
9780823423651
Lccn
2012006582
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad, by David A. Adler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
2012006582
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
140 p.
Isbn
9780823423651
Lccn
2012006582
Other physical details
ill., map

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