Walking the road to freedom a story about Sojourner Truth

Title Walking the road to freedom a story about Sojourner Truth
Names Ferris, Jeri.
Book Number BR007962
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Sojourner Truth was born a slave in New York in 1797 or 1798. When she was born, her mother named her Isabelle, and like other slaves she took the last name of her master. When she was a young woman she escaped to freedom and tried unsuccessfully to reunite her family. She then took the name Sojourner Truth and began a career of speaking out against slavery throughout New England and the Midwest. For grades 3-6.
Series Various. Creative Minds
Local Subject Juvenile Book - JU
Short Book - SH
Juvenile - Non-Fiction Grades 3-6 - JN3
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Black Interest - BLK
History, United States - HUS
Audience Notes For grades 3-6.
LC Subject Abolitionists - Biography - Juvenile literature
African Americans - Biography - Juvenile literature
Social reformers - United States - Biography - Juvenile literature
Call Number j305.5670924 B JNF
Language English
Released 1988
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 1988 (Associated Services for the Blind, transcribing agency. Associated Services for the Blind, distributor)
Original Publication Original version: Minneapolis : Carolrhoda Books, c1988.
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