Harriet Tubman

Title Harriet Tubman
Names Bentley, Judith.
Book Number DB037546
Title Status Download Only
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Araminta Ross was born into slavery in Maryland around 1821. Called Harriet--a common slave name--during her teen years, she married John Tubman, a free black, around 1844. Escaping from slavery in 1849, Harriet Tubman joined the abolitionist movement and became a well-known conductor on the Underground Railroad. She also served as a Union spy during the Civil War and was later active in the women's suffrage movement. For grades 6-9 and older readers.
Narrator Wise, Molly.
Local Subject Biography & Autobiography - BIO
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Short Book - SH
Young Adult Book - YA
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
Audience Notes Female narrator.
For grades 6-9.
LC Subject African Americans - Biography - Juvenile literature
Antislavery movements - United States - Juvenile literature
Slaves - United States - Biography - Juvenile literature
Underground Railroad - Juvenile literature
Call Number j305.567092 B JNF
Language English
Released 1990
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 1990 (Potomac Talking Book Services, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: New York : F. Watts, 1990.
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