Bound for Canaan : the epic story of the underground railroad, America's first integrated civil rights movement (Book, 2005) [WorldCat.org]
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Bound for Canaan : the epic story of the underground railroad, America's first integrated civil rights movement

Author: Fergus M Bordewich
Publisher: New York : Amistad, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A history of the Underground Railroad offers insight into the role played by westward expansion, the spiritual beliefs that motivated each side of the conflict, and the efforts of black and white citizens to save tens of thousands of lives.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Fergus M Bordewich
ISBN: 0060524308 9780060524302 0060524316 9780060524319
OCLC Number: 318938812
Awards: Winner of Great Lakes Book Awards (General) 2005
Winner of ALA Notable Books (Nonfiction) 2006
Description: xv, 540 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: Beginnings: 1800 to 1830 --
Connections: The 1830s --
Confrontation: The 1840s --
Victory: The 1850s.
Responsibility: Fergus M. Bordewich.
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A history of the Underground Railroad offers insight into the role played by westward expansion, the spiritual beliefs that motivated each side of the conflict, and the efforts of black and white citizens to save tens of thousands of lives.

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