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I Came As a Stranger The Underground Railroad by Bryan Prince

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Published by Tundra Books .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • History,
  • People & Places - United States - African-American,
  • History - General,
  • Ethnic - African American,
  • Underground railroad,
  • Children"s 9-12 - History - General,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • History - Canada - Post-Confederation (1867-),
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • History - Canada - General,
  • Fugitive slaves,
  • History - United States/19th Century,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / History / General,
  • Canada,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Historical,
  • Ontario,
  • United States

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8200161M
ISBN 100887766676
ISBN 109780887766671

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