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Black Moses, the real Uncle Tom.

Author: Jessie L Beattie
Publisher: Toronto, Ryerson Press [1957]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This is the story of the life of Josiah Henson, an ex-slave who escaped to Canada and founded the Negro refugee colony at Dawn, Ontario. Using his own memoirs and other contemporary sources, Miss Beattie has given us an authentic and exciting picture of this arresting figure in Canadian life, whose early years provided Harriet Beecher Stowe with material for her character of Uncle Tom.".
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Beattie, Jessie Louise, 1896-
Black Moses.
Toronto, Ryerson Press [1957]
(OCoLC)654809587
Named Person: Josiah Henson; Josiah Henson; Josiah Henson
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jessie L Beattie
OCLC Number: 21918497
Description: 215 p. illus. 22 cm.

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"This is the story of the life of Josiah Henson, an ex-slave who escaped to Canada and founded the Negro refugee colony at Dawn, Ontario. Using his own memoirs and other contemporary sources, Miss Beattie has given us an authentic and exciting picture of this arresting figure in Canadian life, whose early years provided Harriet Beecher Stowe with material for her character of Uncle Tom.".

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