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The Resource Bound for the promised land : Harriet Tubman, portrait of an American hero, Kate Clifford Larson

Bound for the promised land : Harriet Tubman, portrait of an American hero, Kate Clifford Larson

Label
Bound for the promised land : Harriet Tubman, portrait of an American hero
Title
Bound for the promised land
Title remainder
Harriet Tubman, portrait of an American hero
Statement of responsibility
Kate Clifford Larson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Action
Committed to retain
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
CLE
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E444.T82
LC item number
L37 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Bound for the promised land : Harriet Tubman, portrait of an American hero, Kate Clifford Larson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-388) and index
Contents
Life on the Chesapeake in black and white -- Sweet gum and prickly burrs : the changing world of the Eastern shore -- "Devilish" mistresses and harsh masters : black family life under the lash -- "Shadow of a voice in the talking leaves" : the hidden world of black communication -- "Mean to be free" : the fragile light of liberty -- All for the love of family -- Stampede of slaves -- Moses meets John Brown -- Fractured family -- It was raining blood : Harriet Tubman's Civil War -- A hero is remembered -- Myth and memory -- Mother Tubman, the black Joan of Arc
Control code
53959428
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xxi, 402 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780345456281
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004297886
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)53959428
Label
Bound for the promised land : Harriet Tubman, portrait of an American hero, Kate Clifford Larson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-388) and index
Contents
Life on the Chesapeake in black and white -- Sweet gum and prickly burrs : the changing world of the Eastern shore -- "Devilish" mistresses and harsh masters : black family life under the lash -- "Shadow of a voice in the talking leaves" : the hidden world of black communication -- "Mean to be free" : the fragile light of liberty -- All for the love of family -- Stampede of slaves -- Moses meets John Brown -- Fractured family -- It was raining blood : Harriet Tubman's Civil War -- A hero is remembered -- Myth and memory -- Mother Tubman, the black Joan of Arc
Control code
53959428
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xxi, 402 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780345456281
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004297886
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)53959428

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