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Many thousand gone: African Americans from slavery to freedom

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Publisher:
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Pub. Date:
c1993.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 6.9 - AR Pts: 3
Lexile measure:
990L
Description
Illus. in black-and-white. In this companion volume to the award-winningThe People Could Fly,Virginia Hamilton traces the history of slavery and the Underground Railroad in America. Thirty-five inspiring stories describe ingenious escapes, desperate measures, and daring protests of former slaves. "Hamilton is neither sensational nor sentimental, even as she celebrates the many acts of shining courage. This makes us all want to know more, much more, about those many thousand gone."--(starred)Booklist."A compelling book, outstanding in every way."--(pointer)Kirkus.  
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ISBN:
9780394828732
9780394928739
9781415518137
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 6.9, 3 Points
Lexile measure:
990L
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Grouping Title many thousand gone african americans from slavery to freedom
Grouping Author hamilton virginia
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-08-24 04:18:14AM
Last Indexed 2018-09-24 04:29:16AM

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subject_facet Fugitive slaves, Underground Railroad
title_display Many thousand gone : African Americans from slavery to freedom
title_full Many thousand gone : African Americans from slavery to freedom / by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon
title_short Many thousand gone :
title_sub African Americans from slavery to freedom
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