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The road to dawn : Josiah Henson and the story that sparked the Civil War

Author: Jared Brock; Ryan Vincent Anderson
Publisher: [New York] : Hachette Book Group, [2018]
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Biography : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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A sweeping biography about the man who was the inspiration for Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin that is an epic tale of courage and bravery in the face of unimaginable trials. It tells the improbable story of Josiah Henson-a dynamic, driven man with exceptional intelligence and unyielding principles, who overcame incredible odds to escape from slavery and improve the lives of hundreds of freedmen throughout  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Books on CD
Audiobooks
Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Josiah Henson; Josiah Henson
Material Type: Biography, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Sound Recording, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jared Brock; Ryan Vincent Anderson
ISBN: 9781549199288 1549199285 9781549199257 1549199250
OCLC Number: 1035568167
Notes: Title from container.
Compact discs.
Performer(s): Read by Ryan Vincent Anderson.
Description: 8 audio discs (10 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 computer disc (PDF ; 4 3/4 in.)
Responsibility: Jared A. Brock.

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A sweeping biography about the man who was the inspiration for Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin that is an epic tale of courage and bravery in the face of unimaginable trials. It tells the improbable story of Josiah Henson-a dynamic, driven man with exceptional intelligence and unyielding principles, who overcame incredible odds to escape from slavery and improve the lives of hundreds of freedmen throughout his long life.

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