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Author Humez, Jean McMahon, 1944-

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

Publication Info. Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, [2003]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 New Lenox PL Adult Biography - NLBB-1  B TUB    AVAILABLE
 Nippersink PLD Adult Biography - NPLY-11  B TUB    AVAILABLE
Description xii, 471 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Wisconsin studies in autobiography
Wisconsin studies in autobiography.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 409-441) and index.
Contents The Life -- The Slavery Years -- Underground Railroad Years -- The War Years -- Postwar Years In Auburn -- The Later Years -- Coping With Poverty -- The Life Stories -- Harriet Tubman's Practices as a Life-Storyteller -- Reading the Core Stories for Harriet Tubman's Own Perspective -- Stories and Sayings -- Documents -- A Note on Harriet Tubman's Kin -- A Note on the Numbers.
Subject Tubman, Harriet, 1820?-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.
African American women -- Intellectual life.
Autobiography -- African American authors.
Women and literature -- United States.
Autobiography -- Women authors.
ISBN 0299191206 cloth alkaline paper
0299191249 paperback alkaline paper

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