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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
Editorial: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, ©2006.
Edición/Formato:   Libro : Biografía : Público juvenil : Inglés (eng)Ver todas las ediciones y todos los formatos
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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  Leer más
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Género/Forma: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Persona designada: Harriet Tubman; Harriet Tubman; Harriet Tubman
Tipo de material: Biografía, Público juvenil, Recurso en Internet
Tipo de documento: Libro/Texto, Recurso en Internet
Todos autores / colaboradores: Thomas B Allen; Carla Bauer
ISBN: 0792278909 9780792278900 0792278895 9780792278894 1426301103 9781426301100 9781426304019 1426304013
Número OCLC: 62161247
Descripción: 191 p. : ill., map ; 19 cm.
Contenido: 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.
Responsabilidad: Thomas B. Allen ; featuring illustrations by Carla Bauer.
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Lets 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. This book  Leer más

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