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Harriet Tubman : the road to freedom / Catherine Clinton.

Author/Creator:
Clinton, Catherine, 1952-
Edition:
First Edition
Publication:
New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2004.
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, [1], 272, [2] pages, [8] pages of unnumbered plates : illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm
Subjects:
Tubman, Harriet, 1822-1913.
Slaves -- United States -- Biography.
African American women -- Biography.
Underground railroad.
Antislavery movements -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York (City)
Contents:
Preface: Remembering Harriet Tubman
Born into bondage
Coming of age in the land of Egypt
Crossing over to freedom
In a free state
The Liberty lines
The Moses of her people
Canadian exile
Trouble in Canaan
Crossroads at Harpers Ferry
Arise, Brethren
Bittersweet victories
Final battles
Epilogue: Harriet Tubman's legacy.
Notes:
"Book Design by Robert G. Lowe."
"Jacket design by Yoori Kim."
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-257) and index.
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Banks Collection copy: dustjacket retained.
Banks Collection copy has newspaper article about Harriet Tubman laid in.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
2004
Contributor:
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0316144924 :
OCLC:
52464742
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