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The Resource Freedom roads : searching for the Underground Railroad, Joyce Hansen and Gary McGowan ; illustrations by James Ransome

Freedom roads : searching for the Underground Railroad, Joyce Hansen and Gary McGowan ; illustrations by James Ransome

Label
Freedom roads : searching for the Underground Railroad
Title
Freedom roads
Title remainder
searching for the Underground Railroad
Statement of responsibility
Joyce Hansen and Gary McGowan ; illustrations by James Ransome
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hansen, Joyce
Dewey number
973.7/115
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E450
LC item number
.H26 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McGowan, Gary
  • Ransome, James
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Underground Railroad
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Fugitive slaves
  • African Americans
  • Cryptographers
  • Muslim women
  • Muslim women
  • United States
  • United States
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Underground railroad
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Antislavery movements
  • African Americans
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Freedom roads : searching for the Underground Railroad, Joyce Hansen and Gary McGowan ; illustrations by James Ransome
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 151-158) and index
Contents
Running South : artifacts from Fort Mose -- Land of the free : History on a ship's log -- A more perfect Union : learning from the law -- Running : The WPA slave narratives -- Steal away : the enslaved speak through spirituals -- I will be heard : archaeology meets an oral tradition -- midnight seekers after liberty : anecdotes and memories uncover the past -- The last stop : outrunning the fugitive slave laws -- A mystery : when history keeps a secret -- The search continues
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 164 p.
Isbn
9780812626735
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002013711
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ADA-4276
Label
Freedom roads : searching for the Underground Railroad, Joyce Hansen and Gary McGowan ; illustrations by James Ransome
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 151-158) and index
Contents
Running South : artifacts from Fort Mose -- Land of the free : History on a ship's log -- A more perfect Union : learning from the law -- Running : The WPA slave narratives -- Steal away : the enslaved speak through spirituals -- I will be heard : archaeology meets an oral tradition -- midnight seekers after liberty : anecdotes and memories uncover the past -- The last stop : outrunning the fugitive slave laws -- A mystery : when history keeps a secret -- The search continues
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 164 p.
Isbn
9780812626735
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002013711
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ADA-4276

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