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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
Intended audience
990L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 990
  • 990
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7.2
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tubman, Harriet
  • Tubman, Harriet
  • Slaves
  • African American women
  • Underground Railroad
  • Slaves
  • African American women
  • Underground Railroad
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad, by David A. Adler
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
948108
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
140 pages
Isbn
9780823423651
Lccn
2012006582
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780823423651
Label
Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad, by David A. Adler
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
948108
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
140 pages
Isbn
9780823423651
Lccn
2012006582
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780823423651

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