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The Resource Gateway to freedom : the hidden history of the underground railroad, Eric Foner

Gateway to freedom : the hidden history of the underground railroad, Eric Foner

Label
Gateway to freedom : the hidden history of the underground railroad
Title
Gateway to freedom
Title remainder
the hidden history of the underground railroad
Statement of responsibility
Eric Foner
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Eric Foner relates the dramatic story of fugitive slaves and the antislavery activists who defied the law to help them reach freedom
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Foner, Eric
Dewey number
973.7/115
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E450
LC item number
.F66 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Underground Railroad
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Antislavery movements
Label
Gateway to freedom : the hidden history of the underground railroad, Eric Foner
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, 2015
Bar code
  • 31223112441648
  • 31223112441630
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 399-491)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Rethinking the underground railroad -- Slavery and freedom in New York -- Origins of the underground railroad : the New York Vigilance Committee -- A patchwork system : the underground railroad in the 1840s -- The Fugitive Slave Law and the crisis of the Black community -- The metropolitan corridor : the underground railroad in the 1850s -- The record of fugitives : an account of runaway slaves in the 1850s -- The end of the underground railroad
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
495 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410478511
Isbn Type
(large print : hardcover)
Lccn
2014048767
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 899229103
  • (OCoLC)899229103
Label
Gateway to freedom : the hidden history of the underground railroad, Eric Foner
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, 2015
Bar code
  • 31223112441648
  • 31223112441630
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 399-491)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Rethinking the underground railroad -- Slavery and freedom in New York -- Origins of the underground railroad : the New York Vigilance Committee -- A patchwork system : the underground railroad in the 1840s -- The Fugitive Slave Law and the crisis of the Black community -- The metropolitan corridor : the underground railroad in the 1850s -- The record of fugitives : an account of runaway slaves in the 1850s -- The end of the underground railroad
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
495 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410478511
Isbn Type
(large print : hardcover)
Lccn
2014048767
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 899229103
  • (OCoLC)899229103

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