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The Underground Railroad : a primary source history of the journey to freedom

Author: Philip Wolny
Publisher: New York : Rosen Pub. Group, 2004.
Series: Primary sources in American history (New York, N.Y.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Examines the events and key figures behind the formation and operation of the Underground Railroad, the secretive and illegal organization that helped American slaves escape to freedom in the northern United States and Canada.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Sources
Juvenile literature
Sources Juvenile literature
Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Sources Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Wolny
ISBN: 082394008X 9780823940080
OCLC Number: 51518768
Description: 64 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 27 cm.
Contents: Laying the tracks --
Paths to freedom --
The freedom train gains steam --
A gathering storm --
Free at last!
Series Title: Primary sources in American history (New York, N.Y.)
Responsibility: Philip Wolny.

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Examines the events and key figures behind the formation and operation of the Underground Railroad, the secretive and illegal organization that helped American slaves escape to freedom in the northern United States and Canada.

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