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The Resource Harriet Tubman : imagining a life, Beverly Lowry

Harriet Tubman : imagining a life, Beverly Lowry

Label
Harriet Tubman : imagining a life
Title
Harriet Tubman
Title remainder
imagining a life
Statement of responsibility
Beverly Lowry
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recreates the life of escaped slave Harriet Tubman, portraying her life as a slave, lumberjack, laundress, raid leader, nurse, Underground Railroad organizer, and abolitionist
Summary
Examines the accomplishments of the ex-slave, who, after escaping from the South, risked her own life and freedom to save hundreds of others through the Underground Railroad and became an outspoken advocate for the abolition of slavery
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
212495
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lowry, Beverly
Dewey number
  • 973.7/115092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E444.T82
LC item number
L68 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tubman, Harriet
  • Tubman, Harriet
  • Slaves
  • African American women
  • Underground Railroad
  • Antislavery movements
  • African American women
  • Antislavery movements
  • Slaves
  • Underground Railroad
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
imagining a life
Label
Harriet Tubman : imagining a life, Beverly Lowry
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0618/2006024778.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 391-404) 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
Araminta -- Dorchester : birth -- Childhood -- At Polish Mills : a shower of fire -- The weight : at the Bucktown Crossroads -- Sold and carried away : the slave-holder's choice -- Marriage -- Over the line -- Family -- Rescues, promises -- Becoming Moses -- With John Brown : dreams, metaphor -- Last rescue -- The General -- Beaufort, South Carolina -- The proclamation, the raid -- Raining blood -- Auburn, last days -- March 13, 1913
Control code
ocm70830995
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 418 pages
Isbn
9780385502917
Lccn
2006024778
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)70830995
Label
Harriet Tubman : imagining a life, Beverly Lowry
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0618/2006024778.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 391-404) 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
Araminta -- Dorchester : birth -- Childhood -- At Polish Mills : a shower of fire -- The weight : at the Bucktown Crossroads -- Sold and carried away : the slave-holder's choice -- Marriage -- Over the line -- Family -- Rescues, promises -- Becoming Moses -- With John Brown : dreams, metaphor -- Last rescue -- The General -- Beaufort, South Carolina -- The proclamation, the raid -- Raining blood -- Auburn, last days -- March 13, 1913
Control code
ocm70830995
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 418 pages
Isbn
9780385502917
Lccn
2006024778
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)70830995

Library Locations

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