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The Resource Which way to freedom? : and other questions about... the Underground Railroad, by Mary Kay Carson

Which way to freedom? : and other questions about... the Underground Railroad, by Mary Kay Carson

Label
Which way to freedom? : and other questions about... the Underground Railroad
Title
Which way to freedom?
Title remainder
and other questions about... the Underground Railroad
Statement of responsibility
by Mary Kay Carson
Title variation
Underground Railroad
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This gripping book tells kids all about the perilous journey to escape slavery and finally become free: how long it could take, where the fugitives hid, who helped them, how "stationmasters" sent secret messages, and other fascinating details of the legendary Underground Railroad
Member of
Cataloging source
CLE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carson, Mary Kay
Dewey number
973.7115
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 7 and up
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Good question!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Underground railroad
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Antislavery movements
  • Questions and answers
  • Underground Railroad
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Antislavery movements
  • Children's questions and answers
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Which way to freedom? : and other questions about... the Underground Railroad, by Mary Kay Carson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why was there slavery in the United States? -- Did enslaved people try to escape -- What was the Underground Railroad? -- Who worked on the Underground Railroad, and why? -- Who was the father of the Underground Railroad? -- What was a conductor? -- What were stations and who were stationmasters? -- Did stationmasters send secret messages? -- Which way to freedom? -- Were runaways safe in the North? -- What was travel like on the journey to freedom? -- Who was Henry "Box" Brown? -- Who was Harriet Tubman? -- Did Underground Railroad workers get in trouble? -- What was life like with freedom? -- What started the Civil War? -- When did the Underground Railroad stop running? -- Does slavery still exist? -- Underground Railroad Timeline
Control code
ocn899000926
Dimensions
21 x 26 cm.
Extent
31 pages
Isbn
9781454907848
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)899000926
  • (Sirsi) a1790990
Label
Which way to freedom? : and other questions about... the Underground Railroad, by Mary Kay Carson
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why was there slavery in the United States? -- Did enslaved people try to escape -- What was the Underground Railroad? -- Who worked on the Underground Railroad, and why? -- Who was the father of the Underground Railroad? -- What was a conductor? -- What were stations and who were stationmasters? -- Did stationmasters send secret messages? -- Which way to freedom? -- Were runaways safe in the North? -- What was travel like on the journey to freedom? -- Who was Henry "Box" Brown? -- Who was Harriet Tubman? -- Did Underground Railroad workers get in trouble? -- What was life like with freedom? -- What started the Civil War? -- When did the Underground Railroad stop running? -- Does slavery still exist? -- Underground Railroad Timeline
Control code
ocn899000926
Dimensions
21 x 26 cm.
Extent
31 pages
Isbn
9781454907848
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)899000926
  • (Sirsi) a1790990

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