HarperCollins Publishers "Bound for Canaan" Book is written by Fergus Bordewich and explains about slavery's denouement can be traced to a courageous band of ordinary Americans.
HarperCollins Publishers "Bound for Canaan" Book shows how underground railroad gave birth to the country's first racially integrated movement for social change. Book tells the thrilling personal stories with the politics of slavery.
Age group and grade: Ages 15+ years
Title: "Bound for Canaan: The Epic Story of the Underground Railroad, America's First Civil Rights Movement"
Author: Fergus Bordewich
Subject: Ethnic studies
Number of pages: 576
Publisher: Amistad Press
Publication date: 1/10/2006
Size: 8"H x 5.31"W x 0.92"D
Tells the stories of men and women like David Ruggles, who invented the black underground in New York city
Bold Quakers like Isaac Hopper and Levi Coffin, who risked their lives to build the underground railroad, and the inimitable Harriet Tubman
Shows how the underground railroad gave birth to this country's first racially integrated, religiously inspired movement for social change
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