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The Resource Freedom roads : searching for the Underground Railroad, Joyce Hansen and Gary McGowan

Freedom roads : searching for the Underground Railroad, Joyce Hansen and Gary McGowan

Label
Freedom roads : searching for the Underground Railroad
Title
Freedom roads
Title remainder
searching for the Underground Railroad
Statement of responsibility
Joyce Hansen and Gary McGowan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Shows how archaeologists and historians sift through root cellars, study songs and quilts, and use the latest technology to reconstruct the Underground Railroad, offering a look at the escape routes used by American slaves
Summary
Shows how archaeologists and historians sift through root cellars, study songs and quilts, and use the latest technology to reconstruct the Underground Railroad, offering a look at the escape routes used by American slaves
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
202515
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.7/115
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E450
LC item number
.H26 2003
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
searching for the Underground Railroad
Label
Freedom roads : searching for the Underground Railroad, Joyce Hansen and Gary McGowan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 151-158) and index
Contents
Running South : artifacts from Fort Mose -- Land of the free : History on a ship's log -- A more perfect Union : learning from the law -- Running : The WPA slave narratives -- Steal away : the enslaved speak through spirituals -- I will be heard : archaeology meets an oral tradition -- midnight seekers after liberty : anecdotes and memories uncover the past -- The last stop : outrunning the fugitive slave laws -- A mystery : when history keeps a secret -- The search continues
Control code
2275661
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 164 p.
Isbn
9780812626735
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002013711
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm50609344
  • (OCoLC)50609344
Label
Freedom roads : searching for the Underground Railroad, Joyce Hansen and Gary McGowan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 151-158) and index
Contents
Running South : artifacts from Fort Mose -- Land of the free : History on a ship's log -- A more perfect Union : learning from the law -- Running : The WPA slave narratives -- Steal away : the enslaved speak through spirituals -- I will be heard : archaeology meets an oral tradition -- midnight seekers after liberty : anecdotes and memories uncover the past -- The last stop : outrunning the fugitive slave laws -- A mystery : when history keeps a secret -- The search continues
Control code
2275661
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 164 p.
Isbn
9780812626735
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002013711
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm50609344
  • (OCoLC)50609344

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