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Beacon to freedom : the story of a conductor on the Underground Railroad / by Jenna Glatzer; illustrated by Ebony Glenn.

Glatzer, Jenna, (author.).
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Available copies

  • 6 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch ET 326 GLA (Text) 34207002117944 Juv Non-Fiction Easy Tall Available -
Barton Rees Pogue Mem. PL - Upland J 326.8 HB (Text) 76277000037423 Juvenile NonFiction Available -
Brookston Prairie Twp PL - Brookston J 326 GLA (Text) 38209000879869 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville JB RANKIN (Text) 39230031806597 Children Books Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville J 326.8 GLA (Text) 37323005307734 CHILD_NON Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial j 973.7115 GLATZER (Text) 33946003320392 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781515734963
  • ISBN: 151573496X
  • ISBN: 9781515734970
  • ISBN: 1515734978
  • Physical Description: 40 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm.
  • Publisher: North Mankato, Minnesota : Capstone Press, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (Page 39) and index.
Summary, etc.:
Reverend John Rankin is credited with providing safety through the Underground Railroad to more than 2,000 people as they tried to escape slavery. Not as well-known as Harriet Tubman's story to most readers, Beacon to Freedom recounts in an illlustrated, nonfiction narrative how Rankin guided runaways across the wide Ohio River with a light in his window, giving them hope in a time of great fear and danger. Publisher's marketing.
Target Audience Note:
Age 6-10.
750 Lexile.
750L Lexile
Subject: Rankin, John, 1793-1886 > Juvenile literature.
Underground Railroad > Juvenile literature.
Antislavery movements > United States > Juvenile literature.

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