The Resource Freedom roads : searching for the Underground Railroad, Joyce Hansen and Gary McGowan

Freedom roads : searching for the Underground Railroad, Joyce Hansen and Gary McGowan

Label
Freedom roads : searching for the Underground Railroad
Title
Freedom roads
Title remainder
searching for the Underground Railroad
Statement of responsibility
Joyce Hansen and Gary McGowan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Shows how archaeologists and historians sift through root cellars, study songs and quilts, and use the latest technology to reconstruct the Underground Railroad, offering a look at the escape routes used by American slaves
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hansen, Joyce
Dewey number
973.7/115
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E450
LC item number
.H26 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McGowan, Gary
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Underground Railroad
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Fugitive slaves
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Antislavery movements
  • Antislavery movements
  • United States
  • United States
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Underground Railroad
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Antislavery movements
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Antiquities
  • Antislavery movements
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Underground Railroad
  • United States
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Freedom roads : searching for the Underground Railroad, Joyce Hansen and Gary McGowan
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 151-158) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Running South : artifacts from Fort Mose -- Land of the free : History on a ship's log -- A more perfect Union : learning from the law -- Running : The WPA slave narratives -- Steal away : the enslaved speak through spirituals -- I will be heard : archaeology meets an oral tradition -- midnight seekers after liberty : anecdotes and memories uncover the past -- The last stop : outrunning the fugitive slave laws -- A mystery : when history keeps a secret -- The search continues
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 164 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)1035093589
Label
Freedom roads : searching for the Underground Railroad, Joyce Hansen and Gary McGowan
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 151-158) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Running South : artifacts from Fort Mose -- Land of the free : History on a ship's log -- A more perfect Union : learning from the law -- Running : The WPA slave narratives -- Steal away : the enslaved speak through spirituals -- I will be heard : archaeology meets an oral tradition -- midnight seekers after liberty : anecdotes and memories uncover the past -- The last stop : outrunning the fugitive slave laws -- A mystery : when history keeps a secret -- The search continues
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 164 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)1035093589

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