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Harriet
DVD
2020
10 available of 65 items

Based on the thrilling and inspirational life of an iconic American freedom fighter, the movie tells the extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into one of America's greatest heroes...

Harriet
Blu-ray
2020
14 available of 31 items

Based on the thrilling and inspirational life of an iconic American freedom fighter, the movie tells the extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into one of America's greatest heroes...

The Underground Railroad a novel —Whitehead, Colson, 1969- author.
Large Print
2016
10 available of 12 items

A magnificent tour de force chronicling a young slave's adventures as she makes a desperate bid for freedom in the antebellum South.

Glory over everything —Grissom, Kathleen, author.
Book
2017
18 available of 28 items

"The author of the New York Times bestseller and beloved book club favorite The Kitchen House continues the story of Jamie Pyke, son of both a slave and master of Tall Oakes, whose deadly secret compels him to take a tre...

The mapmaker's children : a novel —McCoy, Sarah, 1980-
Book
2015
11 available of 11 items

The Underground Railroad a novel —Whitehead, Colson, 1969- author.
Book On CD
2016
5 available of 5 items

A magnificent tour de force chronicling a young slave's adventures as she makes a desperate bid for freedom in the antebellum South. Cora is a slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia. When Caesar, a recent arrival from V...

The mapmaker's children —McCoy, Sarah, 1980- author.
Large Print
2015
1 available of 2 items

When Sarah Brown, daughter of abolitionist John Brown, realizes that her artistic talents may be able to help save the lives of slaves fleeing north, she becomes one of the Underground Railroad's leading mapmakers, takin...

The good lord bird —McBride, James, 1957- author.
Book
2020
4 available of 8 items

"Henry Shackleford is a young slave living in the Kansas Territory in 1857--a battleground between anti- and pro-slavery forces--when legendary abolitionist John Brown arrives. When an argument between Brown and Henry's ...

The disappearing man based on a true story —Peterson, Doug.
Large Print
2015
1 available of 2 items

"Go and get a box, and put yourself in it." Henry Brown heard these words, but he didn't know if he could believe them. A voice was telling Henry, a slave from Virginia, to climb into a wooden box and mail himself to fre...

The good lord bird —McBride, James, 1957-
Book On CD
2013
3 available of 3 items

Henry Shackleford is a young slave living in the Kansas Territory in 1857, when the region is a battleground between anti- and pro-slavery forces. When John Brown, the legendary abolitionist, arrives in the area, an argu...

Glory over everything —Grissom, Kathleen, author.
Book Club
2017
1 available of 1 items

"The author of the New York Times bestseller and beloved book club favorite The Kitchen House continues the story of Jamie Pyke, son of both a slave and master of Tall Oakes, whose deadly secret compels him to take a tre...

Path of freedom —Taylor, Jennifer Hudson.
Book
2013
2 available of 2 items

The long shadow —Kanell, Beth.
Large Print
2019
6 available of 6 items

"When Alice Sanborn and best friend Jerushah cross paths with a bounty hunter in rural northern Vermont, the teens stage a daring rescue for former slave Sarah Johnson -- but winter weather, politics, and challenges of m...

Glory over everything beyond The kitchen house —Grissom, Kathleen.
Book On CD
2016
1 available of 1 items

The author of the bestseller and beloved book club favourite "The Kitchen House" continues the story of Jamie Pyke, son of both a slave and master of Tall Oakes, whose deadly secret compels him to take a treacherous jour...

The life and times of Persimmon Wilson —Peacock, Nancy, author.
Large Print
2017
5 available of 6 items

1875: Drunken Bride, Texas. An ex-slave named Persimmon Wilson awaits his hanging for the murder of the man who once owned him. As he waits, he pens his story. The journey of Persimmon Wilson takes the reader from the br...

The Underground Railroad : a novel —Whitehead, Colson, 1969-
Audio Books
2018
1 available of 1 items

Chronicles the daring survival story of a cotton plantation slave in Georgia, who, after suffering at the hands of both her owners and fellow slaves, races through the Underground Railroad with a relentless slave-catcher...

The Good Lord Bird —McBride, James, 1957-
Large Print
2013
1 available of 1 items

Henry Shackleford is a young slave living in the Kansas Territory in 1857, when the region is a battleground between anti- and pro-slavery forces. When John Brown, the legendary abolitionist, arrives in the area, an argu...

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