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Fleeing for Freedom

Stories of the Underground Railroad as Told by Levi Coffin and William Still

by George Hendrick

  • 288 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Ivan R. Dee, Publisher .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Reference, Information and Interdisciplinary Subjects,
  • Underground railroad,
  • History - U.S.,
  • General,
  • Still, William,,
  • History: World,
  • USA,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • History / General,
  • Coffin, Levi,,
  • 1798-1877,
  • 1821-1902,
  • Indiana,
  • Ohio

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8670242M
    ISBN 101566635462
    ISBN 109781566635462

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