To free a family : : the journey of Mary Walker

Title To free a family : : the journey of Mary Walker
Names Nathans, Sydney.
Book Number DBC24635
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation The remarkable story of Mary Walker, who in August 1848 fled her owner for refuge in the North and spent the next seventeen years trying to recover her family. Her freedom, like that of thousands who escaped from bondage, came at a great price-remorse at parting without a word, fear for her family's fate. Adult. Unrated.
Narrator Wertz, Karen.
Local Subject Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
War (Non-Fiction) - WNF
Short Book - SH
Audience Notes Unrated.
Female narrator.
LC Subject African American women - Massachusetts - Cambridge - Biography
Family reunions - Massachusetts - Cambridge - History - 19th century
Fugitive slaves - Northeastern States - Biography
Women slaves - North Carolina - Orange County - Biography
Cambridge (Mass.) - Biography
Orange County (N.C.) - Biography
Call Number 306.362092 ANF
Language English
Released 2012
Publication Info St. Paul : Minnesota State Services for the Blind, Communication Center, 2012
Original Publication Recorded from: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2012. 0674062124
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