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Abolitionists and slave resistance : breaking the chains of slavery

Author: Judith Edwards
Publisher: Berkeley Heights, NJ : Enslow Publishers, ©2004.
Series: Slavery in American history.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Slaves rebelled and sometimes ran away from their plantations. Abolitionists battled to win victories in Congress to help free the slaves but the actions of both slaves and abolitionists helped lead to Civil War.
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Genre/Form: Literature
History
Juvenile works
Nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Judith Edwards
ISBN: 0766021556 9780766021556
OCLC Number: 52720861
Description: 128 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Events leading to abolition --
Slavery and the Revolutionary War --
The anti-slavery movement gathers force --
Abolitionists organize --
The Amistad and the new decade --
The rebels and the runaways --
Escape from slavery and fugitive slave laws --
Leading to war --
On the anti-slavery side --
From slave to soldier.
Series Title: Slavery in American history.
Responsibility: Judith Edwards ; foreword by Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
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Slaves rebelled and sometimes ran away from their plantations. Abolitionists battled to win victories in Congress to help free the slaves but the actions of both slaves and abolitionists helped lead to Civil War.

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