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Runaway Slaves, Karin Coddon, book editor

Label
Runaway Slaves
Title
Runaway Slaves
Statement of responsibility
Karin Coddon, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Provides eyewitness accounts, narratives, and personal experiences exploring the struggle of slaves and their pursuit of freedom
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
300179
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.7/115
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E450
LC item number
.R858 2004
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
History firsthand
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Runaway Slaves, Karin Coddon, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-218) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The perils of recounting escape stories / by Frederick Douglass -- How the railroad operated / by Charles A. Garlick -- Toward a new life in Canada / by James Adams -- Eluding the slave patrols / by Francis Henderson -- An unusual escape / by Henry "Box" Brown -- A secret hiding place / by Harriet Jacobs -- A lie that leads to freedom / by Moses Roper -- A daring disguise / by William and Ellen Craft -- A failed escape / by William Wells Brown -- Boston protests the return of Anthony Burns to slavery / by Charlotte Forten -- The tragedy of Margaret Garner / by Levi Coffin -- Accused of helping runaway slaves / by William Still -- An angry crown rescues a captive fugitive slave / by Sarah H. Bradford -- A friend of the slaves / by Levi Coffin -- The Underground Railroad in the Midwest / by Laura S. Haviland -- Making the case for freedom / by Thomas Garrett -- The trial of a Quaker hero / by Harriet Beecher Stowe -- The Fugitive Slave Act / by the U.S. Congress -- The Fugitive Slave Act is just / by Daniel Webster -- A fugitive seems to recant / by the Buffalo commercial advertiser, the Buffalo morning express, and the New York daily tribune -- The abduction of a free black man / by Solomon Northup
Control code
2463452
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780737713428
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003061763
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Stock number
1229417
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm52901496
Label
Runaway Slaves, Karin Coddon, book editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-218) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The perils of recounting escape stories / by Frederick Douglass -- How the railroad operated / by Charles A. Garlick -- Toward a new life in Canada / by James Adams -- Eluding the slave patrols / by Francis Henderson -- An unusual escape / by Henry "Box" Brown -- A secret hiding place / by Harriet Jacobs -- A lie that leads to freedom / by Moses Roper -- A daring disguise / by William and Ellen Craft -- A failed escape / by William Wells Brown -- Boston protests the return of Anthony Burns to slavery / by Charlotte Forten -- The tragedy of Margaret Garner / by Levi Coffin -- Accused of helping runaway slaves / by William Still -- An angry crown rescues a captive fugitive slave / by Sarah H. Bradford -- A friend of the slaves / by Levi Coffin -- The Underground Railroad in the Midwest / by Laura S. Haviland -- Making the case for freedom / by Thomas Garrett -- The trial of a Quaker hero / by Harriet Beecher Stowe -- The Fugitive Slave Act / by the U.S. Congress -- The Fugitive Slave Act is just / by Daniel Webster -- A fugitive seems to recant / by the Buffalo commercial advertiser, the Buffalo morning express, and the New York daily tribune -- The abduction of a free black man / by Solomon Northup
Control code
2463452
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780737713428
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003061763
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Stock number
1229417
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm52901496

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