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From midnight to dawn : the last tracks of the underground railroad / Jacqueline Tobin with Hettie Jones.

Tobin, Jacqueline, 1950- (Author). Jones, Hettie. (Added Author). Allen, Richard, 1957-2013 (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781400123544
  • ISBN: 1400123542
  • Publisher: [Old Saybrook, Conn.] : Tantor Media, 2007.

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General Note:
Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Duration: 9:44:13.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Richard Allen.
Summary, etc.:
"From midnight to dawn evokes the turmoil and controversies of the time, including the furor over the publication of Uncle Tom's cabin, congressional confrontations in Washington, and fierce disputes among black settlers in Canada over whether they should ask for money from abolitionists or strive to be self-supporting. An extraordinary examination of a part of American history, From midnight to dawn will captivate readers with its tales of hope and courage"--Publisher's description.
System Details Note:
Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 139979 KB; MP3 file size: 274681 KB).
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Underground Railroad > Ontario.
Underground Railroad > Michigan > Detroit Region.
Fugitive slaves > Ontario > History > 19th century.
Fugitive slaves > Michigan > Detroit Region > History > 19th century.
Slaves > Ontario > History > 19th century.
Slaves > Michigan > Detroit Region > History > 19th century.
African Americans > History > 19th century.
Blacks > History > 19th century.
Land settlement > Ontario > History > 19th century.
Ontario > History > 19th century.
Detroit Region (Mich.) > History > 19th century.
Black Canadians > Ontario > History > 19th century.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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