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Many thousand gone : African Americans from slavery to freedom

Author: Virginia Hamilton; Leo Dillon; Diane Dillon
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Recounts the journey of Black slaves to freedom via the underground railroad, an extended group of people who helped fugitive slaves in many ways.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hamilton, Virginia, 1936-2002.
Many thousand gone.
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, ©1993
(OCoLC)622966499
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Virginia Hamilton; Leo Dillon; Diane Dillon
ISBN: 0394828739 9780394828732 0394928733 9780394928739
OCLC Number: 20260834
Description: 151 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Slavery in America: Somersett --
Quaker protest --
A Prince --
A Vanished slave and his return --
A Kidnapped child --
Jenny Slew --
Running-aways: Elizabeth Freeman --
The Right of Chloe --
Advertisements --
The Gabriel Prosser uprising --
Josiah Henson, running-away and guide --
A Slave --
The Nat Turner Rebellion --
Some conductors on the Underground Railroad --
Eliza --
Isabella, Sojourner --
The Captain of the Pearl --
Solomon Northup --
Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey --
The Brave conductor --
"All right, sir!" --
Exodus to freedom: Anthony Burns --
A Mother's despair --
A Slave from Missouri --
A Kentucky runaway --
Alexander Ross, down from Canada --
Jackson, of Alabama --
Wisdom --
An Unnamed fugitive --
Three fugitives --
Exodus --
A Proclamation --
Deliverance --
The Tide of freedom.
Responsibility: by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon.
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Recounts the journey of Black slaves to freedom via the underground railroad, an extended group of people who helped fugitive slaves in many ways.

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