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Following freedom's star : the story of the underground railroad

Author: James Haskins; Kathleen Benson
Publisher: New York, NY : Benchmark Books, [2002] ©2002
Series: Great journeys (Benchmark Books (Firm))
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the life of two slaves who managed to escape slavery using the underground railroad, the hardships they faced, and the way others were helped due to their escape.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James Haskins; Kathleen Benson
ISBN: 0761412298 9780761412298
OCLC Number: 46359534
Language Note: Text in English.
Description: 112 pages : illustrations, map ; 26 cm.
Contents: Will to be free --
Harriet Jacobs escapes --
Harriet Jacobs, fugitive slave in the north --
John P. Parker, underground railroad conductor --
Gathering clouds of war --
Rediscovering the underground railroad.
Series Title: Great journeys (Benchmark Books (Firm))
Responsibility: by James Haskins and Kathleen Benson.
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Describes the life of two slaves who managed to escape slavery using the underground railroad, the hardships they faced, and the way others were helped due to their escape.

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