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5000 miles to freedom : Ellen and William Craft's flight from slavery

Fradin, Judith Bloom. (Author). Fradin, Dennis B. (Added Author).
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  • 7 of 11 copies available at Evergreen Indiana. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Greenwood Public Library.

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Greenwood PL - Greenwood J 306.3 FRA (Text) 36626102536273 JUV Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0792278860 (library bdg.)
  • ISBN: 9780792278863 (library bdg.)
  • ISBN: 0792278852 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9780792278856 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: print
    96 pages : illustrations, map ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2006]

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General Note: A Junior Library Guild selection
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 94) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Desperate leap for liberty -- Years in bondage -- First thousand miles -- City of brotherly love -- Cradle of liberty -- Fugitives again -- New life in England -- Going home -- Afterword -- Timeline -- Sources and bibliography -- Index.
Summary, etc.: Ellen and William Craft were two of the few slaves to ever escape from the Deep South. Their first escape took them to Philadelphia, then on to Boston pursued by slave hunters, and finally 5000 miles across the ocean to England, where they were able to settle peacefully.
Target Audience Note:
1130 Lexile.
Awards Note:
A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject: Craft, Ellen Juvenile literature
Craft, William Juvenile literature
Fugitive slaves United States Biography Juvenile literature
Slaves Georgia Biography Juvenile literature
Craft, Ellen
Craft, William
Fugitive slaves United States Biography
Slaves Georgia Biography
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