I've Got A Home in Glory Land

I've Got A Home in Glory Land

A Lost Tale of the Underground Railroad

Book - 2007
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The freedom of Thornton and Lucie Blackburn became a cause celebre in the mid 1830s, sparking a race riot in Detroit & a diplomatic incident with Canada. Runaway slaves, Thornton & Lucie eventually settled in Toronto & worked tirelessly with other abolitionists against the slavery they had left behind in the Southern States."
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2007.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780374164812
0374164819
Branch Call Number: 306.3620922
Characteristics: xxv, 450 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., maps, ports. ; 24 cm.

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lindiary
Feb 22, 2018

Very thorough and well-researched. I enjoyed reading this book; it was very informing.

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bshokal
Jun 21, 2010

Interesting account of the life, social and political conditions during the early 1800s to late 1800s for black slaves in the United States who sought freedom in Canada.

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