WorldCat Identities

Craft, William

Overview
Works: 12 works in 85 publications in 2 languages and 10,063 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Personal narratives  History 
Classifications: E450, 973.711
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  William Craft Publications about William Craft
Publications by  William Craft Publications by William Craft
posthumous Publications by William Craft, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by William Craft
Running a thousand miles for freedom by William Craft ( )
42 editions published between 1860 and 2012 in English and held by 3,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ellen Craft and William Craft were slaves from Macon, Georgia who escaped to the North in December 1848 by traveling openly by train and steamboat, arriving in Philadelphia on Christmas Day. She posed as a white male planter and he as her personal servant. Their daring escape was widely publicized, making them among the most famous of fugitive slaves
The great escapes four slave narratives ( )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The four former slaves represented here met only once. Yet each attained legendary stature in the anti-slavery battle--and justly so, for their escapes are among the most dramatic ever recorded"--P. [4] of cover
The American negro his history and literature: running a thousand miles for freedom by William Craft ( )
in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
Audience Level
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Audience Level
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.16 (from 0.01 for The daring ... to 1.00 for The "runni ...)
Languages
English (84)
Spanish (1)
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