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Frederick Douglass : a powerful voice for freedom

Author: Frances E Ruffin
Publisher: New York : Sterling Pub., ©2008.
Series: Sterling biographies.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English
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The life of the famous abolitionist.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Frederick Douglass; Frederick Douglass; Frederick Douglass
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Frances E Ruffin
ISBN: 9781402741180 1402741189 9781402757990 1402757999
OCLC Number: 133465438
Description: 124 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 20 cm.
Contents: Introduction : From slave to freedom fighter --
A cabin in Tuckahoe --
A child slave at Wye House --
Growing up in Baltimore --
A slave's life at St. Michaels --
Running North to freedom --
A new name in New Bedford --
Freedom bought in Great Britain --
The North star --
A country in turmoil --
War! war! --
Fighting for military equality --
Freedom without equality --
Fighting for justice to the end.
Series Title: Sterling biographies.
Other Titles: Rising up from slavery
Responsibility: Frances E. Ruffin.

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Frederick Douglass became one of America's greatest champions for human rights and a great civil rights leader. It was said that his life was proof that once black people could read and write about  Read more...
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