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Harriet Tubman : the life and the life stories / Jean M. Humez.

Author/Creator:
Humez, Jean McMahon, 1944-
Publication:
Madison, Wisconsin : The University of Wisconsin Press, 2003.
Series:
Wisconsin studies in autobiography
Wisconsin studies in autobiography
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 471, [5] pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Subjects:
Tubman, Harriet, 1822-1913.
Slaves -- United States -- Biography.
African American women -- Biography.
Underground railroad.
Slaves -- United States -- Biography -- History and criticism.
African American women -- Biography -- History and criticism.
Autobiography -- African American authors.
Women and literature -- United States.
Autobiography -- Women authors.
Place of Publication:
United States Wisconsin Madison.
Contents:
Part 1. The Life.The slavery years; The underground railroad years; The war years; The postwar years in Auburn; The later years; Coping with poverty
Part 2. The Life Stories. Harriet Tubman's practices as a life-storyteller; Reading the core stories for Harriet Tubman's own perspective
Part 3. Stories and Sayings
Part 4. Documents.
Notes:
"Cover design: Mike Jaynes."
Includes bibliographical references (pages 409-441) and index.
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
2003
Contributor:
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0299191206 (cloth : alk. paper)
0299191249 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
51886265
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