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Harriet Tubman, secret agent : how daring slaves and free Blacks spied for the Union during the Civil War

Autor Thomas B Allen; Carla Bauer
Vydavatel: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, ©2006.
Vydání/formát:   book : Biography : Juvenile (no specific ages) : EnglishZobrazit všechny vydání a formáty
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As he did in his highly acclaimed George Washington, Spymaster, author Thomas B. Allen digs back through historical records to present a famous historical figure in a new light. Readers discover that Harriet Tubman--well-known to them as an ex-slave who led hundreds of her people to freedom along the Underground Railroad--was also a spy for the Union Army. More specifically she worked behind Confederate lines in  Read more...
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Žánr/forma: Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Biography
Osoba: Harriet Tubman; Harriet Tubman
Typ materiálu: Biography, Juvenile (no specific ages), Internet resource
Typ dokumentu: Book, Internet Resource
Všichni autoři/tvůrci: Thomas B Allen; Carla Bauer
ISBN: 0792278909 9780792278900 0792278895 9780792278894 1426301103 9781426301100 9781426304019 1426304013
OCLC číslo: 62161247
Popis: 191 p. : ill., map ; 19 cm.
Obsahy: Black Moses --
Harriet's escape --
The Underground Railroad --
Slave revolts --
John Brown meets the general --
Trouble at Harpers Ferry --
The "old colored woman" --
Trouble in the capital --
The secret war --
Black dispatches --
Black spies and the Anaconda Plan --
Harriet goes to war --
The general leads a raid --
Telling the secrets.
Odpovědnost: Thomas B. Allen ; featuring illustrations by Carla Bauer.
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