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Author Wagner, Tricia Martineau, author.

Title It happened on the Underground Railroad : remarkable events that shaped history / Tricia Martineau Wagner.

Publication Info. Guilford, Connecticut : Globe Pequot, [2015]
[Lanham, Maryland] : Distributed by National Book Network, [2015]

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Seneca PL Adult Non-Fiction - SEBB-3  973.7 WAGNER    AVAILABLE
Edition Second edition.
Description xvi, 175 pages : map ; 23 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series It happened in series
It happened in series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Selected routes of the Underground Railroad -- Baker's special, 1834 -- Seven years in hiding, 1835 -- The devil, 1838 -- The house on the hill, 1838 -- I have come back, 1841 -- The twelve-year mistake, 1841 -- A wolf in sheep's clothes, 1846 -- My better half, 1847 -- Reading the stars, 1847 -- The art of passing, 1848 -- At what price? 1848 -- Caught between black and white, 1848 -- The eleventh hour, 1848 -- The letter of the law, 1848 -- This side up, 1849 -- Read all about it! 1850 -- Remember me, 1850 -- Mission impossible, 1851 -- Up a tree, 1854 -- Downriver, mid-1850s -- Where to, Sir?, 1855 -- Not my child, 1856 -- Freedom train, 1857 -- In the dark of night, 1859 -- What goes around comes around, 1864 -- On a dare, mid-1860s -- Underground Railroad facts and trivia.
Summary "From a riverboat worker who dressed as a woman to the abolitionist who died for his beliefs, It Happened on the Underground Railroad offers a gripping look at heroic individuals who became a part of the famous 'road' to freedom"--Provided by publisher.
Subject Underground Railroad -- Anecdotes.
Fugitive slaves -- United States -- Anecdotes.
Abolitionists -- United States -- Anecdotes.
Added Title Underground Railroad
ISBN 9781493015740 (paperback : alkaline paper)
1493015745

 
    
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