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The Resource Gateway to freedom : the hidden history of the underground railroad, Eric Foner

Gateway to freedom : the hidden history of the underground railroad, Eric Foner

Label
Gateway to freedom : the hidden history of the underground railroad
Title
Gateway to freedom
Title remainder
the hidden history of the underground railroad
Statement of responsibility
Eric Foner
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author relates the dramatic story of fugitive slaves and the antislavery activists who defied the law to help them reach freedom
Summary
Traces the workings of the Underground Railroad in slave-dependent New York by three heroes who coordinated with black dockworkers and counterparts in other states to help thousands of fugitive slaves between 1830 and 1860
Writing style
Award
American History Book Prize, 2015.
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10392099
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
973.7/115
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E450
LC item number
.F66 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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the hidden history of the Underground Railroad
Label
Gateway to freedom : the hidden history of the underground railroad, Eric Foner
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in hardcover in 2015
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-275) 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
Control code
5777083
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiii, 305 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393352191
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn909974516
  • (OCoLC)909974516
Label
Gateway to freedom : the hidden history of the underground railroad, Eric Foner
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in hardcover in 2015
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-275) 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
Control code
5777083
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiii, 305 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393352191
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn909974516
  • (OCoLC)909974516

Library Locations

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      31.9531 -81.3172
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