Encyclopedia of the underground railroad /

"Fugitive slaves were reported in the American colonies as early as the 1640s, and escapes escalated with the growth of slavery over the next two hundred years. By the onset of the Civil War in 1861, the Underground Railroad included members, defined stops, set escape routes and a code language...

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Main Author: Hudson, J. Blaine.
Format: Book
Published:Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., c2006.
Online Access:Table of contents only 
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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Location: History, Philosophy & Newspaper Afri Am Ref[non-circulating]

Call Number: 973.711503 H868e
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