Nonfiction Books Collective Biographies of Slave Resistance Heroes (17)

Collective Biographies of Slave Resistance Heroes (17)

Collective Biographies of Slave Resistance Heroes (17)
Item No. EN0084
ISBN-13 978-0-7660-7555-9
Format Library Binding
Subject Social Studies History United States Civil War Period (1850-1877)
# of Pages 128
Size 6" x 9"
Author Crayton, Lisa A.
Reading Interest 6,7,8,9,10,11,12
Series Slavery and Slave Resistance
Publisher Enslow Publishing
Date Published 2017
Dewey Decimal 326/.80922--dc23
Guided Reading Level Z
 
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This captivating and inspirational volume of biographies celebrates the lives of those who railed against slavery. Beginning with an overview of the institution, the narrative turns to biographical examinations of escaped slaves turned social activists, supporters of the Underground Railroad, political activists, journalists, and militant advocates. Readers will understand how the brave contributions of these individuals helped bring about the end of slavery in America.