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Aquila's Drinking Gourd : A Story of the Underground Railroad / by Pamela J. Dell.

Dell, Pamela. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 1591870135 (hb.)
  • Physical Description: 47 pages : color illustrations ; 19 x 25 cm
  • Publisher: Excelsior, MN : Tradition Pub., 2003.

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General Note: "An Editorial Dircetions book"--p. facing t.p.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p.46-47).
Summary, etc.: In West Virginia in 1859, an eleven-year-old slave is taken from her mother and sold, dreaming of the Underground Railroad her father taught her about, but never imagining that she will board it so soon.
Subject: Underground railroad > Juvenile fiction.
Fugitive slaves > Juvenile fiction.
Slavery > Juvenile fiction.
West Virginia > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction > Juvenile fiction.

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