The Resource Bound for Canaan : the epic story of the underground railroad, America's first civil rights movement, Fergus M. Bordewich

Bound for Canaan : the epic story of the underground railroad, America's first civil rights movement, Fergus M. Bordewich

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Bound for Canaan : the epic story of the underground railroad, America's first civil rights movement
Title
Bound for Canaan
Title remainder
the epic story of the underground railroad, America's first civil rights movement
Statement of responsibility
Fergus M. Bordewich
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With a historian's grasp of events and a novelist's instinct for story, Bordewich focuses on the 60 years leading up to the Civil War. Its beginnings can be traced to a band of abolitionists who created what became known as the Underground Railroad
Cataloging source
CSO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bordewich, Fergus M
Dewey number
973.7/115
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E450
LC item number
.B735 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Underground Railroad
  • Antislavery movements
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Abolitionists
  • Abolitionists
  • Antislavery movements
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Underground Railroad
  • United States
  • Abolitionismus
  • Underground Railroad
  • USA
Label
Bound for Canaan : the epic story of the underground railroad, America's first civil rights movement, Fergus M. Bordewich
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 501-519)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Beginnings: 1800 to 1830 -- Connections: The 1830s -- Confrontation: The 1840s -- Victory: The 1850s
Edition
1st Amistad pbk. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 540 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1028859742
Label
Bound for Canaan : the epic story of the underground railroad, America's first civil rights movement, Fergus M. Bordewich
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 501-519)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Beginnings: 1800 to 1830 -- Connections: The 1830s -- Confrontation: The 1840s -- Victory: The 1850s
Edition
1st Amistad pbk. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 540 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1028859742

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