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The Underground Railroad

Author: Charles L Blockson
Publisher: New York : Prentice-Hall Press, [1987] ©1987
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"First-person narratives of escapes to freedom in the north." Illustrated with unpaged photos and portraits. Includes narratives by Harriet Tubman and Frederick Douglass.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Personal narratives
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Blockson, Charles L.
Underground Railroad.
New York : Prentice-Hall Press, ©1987
(OCoLC)574515798
Online version:
Blockson, Charles L.
Underground Railroad.
New York : Prentice-Hall Press, ©1987
(OCoLC)609328926
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles L Blockson
ISBN: 0139357432 9780139357435
OCLC Number: 15696347
Description: xii, 308 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Alabama. Narrative of Peter Still --
Georgia and Florida. Narrative of William and Ellen Craft ; Narrative of Philip Younger ; Narrative of Patrick Smead ; Narrative of Reuben Saunders ; Narrative of John Brown ; Narrative of Jim Bow-legs alias Bill Paul --
Mississippi and Louisiana. Narrative of a nameless woman ; Narrative of Rachel and Mary Elizabeth Parker ; Narrative of Alexander Milton Ross --
Texas and Missouri --
Kansas and Nebraska territories. Narrative of John Brown ; Narrative of William Wells BRown --
Narrative of John Jackson ; Narrative of Daniel Fisher --
North Carolina. Narrative of Harry Grimes ; Narrative of Passmore Williamson --
Tennessee and Kentucky. Narrative of Jermain Wesley Loguen ; Narrative of Louis Hayden ; Narrative of Eliza Harris --
Maryland. Narrative of Margaret Ward and infant son Samuel Ringgold Ward ; Narrative of Samuel Green, Jr. ; Narrative of Frederick Douglass ; Narrative of Harriet Tubman --
Virginia. Narrative of Captain Fountain ; Narrative of Charles Peyton Lucas ; Narrative of Henry Box Brown ; Narrative of John Fairfield ; Narrative of John Hall and Mary Weaver ; Narrative of Eben Pettit --
District of Columbia. Narrative of Solomon Northrup ; Narrative of Thomas Smallwood ; Narrative of Harrison Cary ; Narrative of Francis Henderson --
Delaware. Narrative of Jacob Blockson ; Letters of Thomas Garrett ; Narrative of Alexander Boss ; Narrative of William Thomas Cope, John Boice Grey, Henry Boice, and Isaac White --
Free Midwest. Narrative of the slave girl and the soldiers ; Narrative of Levi Coffin ; Narrative of Margaret Garner ; Narrative of Caroline Quarreles --
Free Middle Atlantic. Narrative of Jerry McHenry ; William Henry Johnson --
Free New England. Narrative of Charlotte Forten ; Narrative of James Mars ; Narrative of Austin Bearse ; Narrative of the Gileadites --
Canada.
Responsibility: Charles L. Blockson.

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"First-person narratives of escapes to freedom in the north." Illustrated with unpaged photos and portraits. Includes narratives by Harriet Tubman and Frederick Douglass.

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