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The Resource Passages to freedom : the Underground Railroad in history and memory, edited by David W. Blight

Passages to freedom : the Underground Railroad in history and memory, edited by David W. Blight

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Passages to freedom : the Underground Railroad in history and memory
Title
Passages to freedom
Title remainder
the Underground Railroad in history and memory
Statement of responsibility
edited by David W. Blight
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at the history of the Underground Railroad, including the hiding places, the routes, way stations, the role of American Indians, and border crossings into Mexico and the Caribbean
Tone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2004.
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156667
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.7115
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Blight, David W
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True
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  • Underground Railroad
  • Antislavery movements
  • Abolitionists
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Slavery
  • Historic sites
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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the Underground Railroad in history and memory
Label
Passages to freedom : the Underground Railroad in history and memory, edited by David W. Blight
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 312-331) 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
484432
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xiii, 337 pages
Isbn
9781588341587
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003044289
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781588341570
  • (Sirsi) ADO-0977
Label
Passages to freedom : the Underground Railroad in history and memory, edited by David W. Blight
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 312-331) 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
484432
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xiii, 337 pages
Isbn
9781588341587
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003044289
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781588341570
  • (Sirsi) ADO-0977

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