Anthony Burns the defeat and triumph of a fugitive slave

Title Anthony Burns the defeat and triumph of a fugitive slave
Names Hamilton, Virginia.
Book Number DB029316
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation In 1854, Anthony Burns, a twenty-year-old black man, was put on trial in Boston under the Fugitive Slave Act of 1850. Hamilton retells the day-by-day events of the trial, which polarized the city and caused a national furor among abolitionists and those determined to enforce the fugitive slave acts. For junior and senior high and older readers.
Narrator Byrd, Carolyn.
Local Subject Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
Young Adult Book - YA
Short Book - SH
Audience Notes Female narrator.
LC Subject African Americans - Biography
Antislavery movements - United States
Fugitive slaves - United States - Biography
Call Number 973.660924 B ANF
Language English
Released 1988
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, 1988
Original Publication Recorded from: New York : A.A. Knopf, c1988.
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