|Author||Allen, Nancy Kelly, 1949- author. |
|Title||The Underground Railroad / Nancy Allen. |
|Published||[Vero Beach, Florida] : Rourke Educational Media,  |
|Description||32 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm |
|General Note||Includes index. |
|Formatted Note||Contents: An unusual name -- Slavery -- Escape to freedom -- Help for slaves -- Heroes -- Free at last -- Timeline. |
|Summary Note||Summary: "The Underground Railroad was a path slaves traveled from the South to the North in hopes of being free. Why was it called a railroad? How did they know where to travel? Those who traveled the path had to be brave and courageous. Many slaves as well as those who helped them gain their freedom are highlighted. Learn about the history and the secrets of the Underground Railroad through photographs, maps, and informational sidebars."-- |
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Abolitionists -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Antislavery movements -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Fugitive slaves -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Underground Railroad -- Juvenile literature.
|LC Card Number||2014-953359|
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| ||WRHS Research Library: E 450 A428 2015|
CA-1702608 c.1: LC class, closed stacks [status: NON-CIRCULATING]