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Harriet Tubman: Freedom's Trailblazer (Childhood of Famous Americans)

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One of the most popular series ever published for young Americans, these classics have been praised alike by parents, teachers, and librarians. With these lively, inspiring, fictionalized biographies — easily read by children of eight and up — today's youngster is swept right into history.

Synopsis:

This Childhood of Famous Americans title focuses on the experiences as a child slave that gave Harriet Tubman the resolve to save 300 other slaves on the Underground Railroad.

Synopsis:

Born into slavery, Harriet Tubman escaped at the age of 29, only to risk her life to help more than 300 other slaves escape using the Underground Railroad. Nicknamed "Moses, " Harriet dedicated her life to the cause of abolition and the welfare of African Americans. Illustrations.

About the Author

Kathleen Kudlinski was born in Pennsylvania. When she grew up, she studied art and biology at the University of Maine. She became a science teacher, but when she stopped teaching, she tried writing. She is the author of books about Rosa Parks, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Dr. Seuss, and many more.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780689848667
Author:
Brown, Robert
Publisher:
Aladdin Paperbacks
Author:
Brown, Robert
Author:
Kudlinski, Kathleen
Location:
New York
Subject:
People of Color
Subject:
Women
Subject:
History
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Historical
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Biography / Autobiography
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - General
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - People of Color
Subject:
Underground railroad
Subject:
Slaves
Subject:
Antislavery movements
Subject:
African Americans
Subject:
African-American women
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Cultural Heritage
Subject:
Ethnic - African American
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Copyright:
Edition Description:
B102
Series:
Childhood of Famous Americans (Paperback)
Series Volume:
172
Publication Date:
January 2002
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 3 up to 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
7.62 x 5.12 in 5.005 oz
Age Level:
08-12

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"Synopsis" by , This Childhood of Famous Americans title focuses on the experiences as a child slave that gave Harriet Tubman the resolve to save 300 other slaves on the Underground Railroad.
"Synopsis" by , Born into slavery, Harriet Tubman escaped at the age of 29, only to risk her life to help more than 300 other slaves escape using the Underground Railroad. Nicknamed "Moses, " Harriet dedicated her life to the cause of abolition and the welfare of African Americans. Illustrations.
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