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Author Humez, Jean McMahon, 1944-

Title Harriet Tubman : the life and the life stories / Jean M. Humez.

Publication Info. Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, [2003]
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 Nichols Adult Biography  BIO TUBMAN    AVAILABLE
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Description xii, 471 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Wisconsin studies in autobiography.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 409-441) and index.
Contents The Life -- The Slavery Years -- Underground Railroad Years -- The War Years -- Postwar Years In Auburn -- The Later Years -- Coping With Poverty -- The Life Stories -- Harriet Tubman's Practices as a Life-Storyteller -- Reading the Core Stories for Harriet Tubman's Own Perspective -- Stories and Sayings -- Documents -- A Note on Harriet Tubman's Kin -- A Note on the Numbers.
Subject Tubman, Harriet, 1820?-1913.
Slaves -- United States -- Biography.
African American women -- Biography.
Underground Railroad.
Slaves -- United States -- Biography -- History and criticism.
African American women -- Biography -- History and criticism.
Autobiography -- African American authors.
Autobiography -- Women authors.
Genre Biographies.
ISBN 0299191206
0299191249 (pbk.)
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