The Underground Railroad : A Record of Facts, Authentic Narratives, Letters, &c., Narrating the Hardships, Hair-Breadth Escapes and Death Struggles of the Slaves in Their Efforts for Freedom, As Related by Themselves & Others or Witnessed by the Author
A "conductor" based in Philadelphia, Still (1821-1902) helped guide fugitive slaves to safety in the years before the Civil War. He also created this unforgettable history, a collection of carefully preserved letters, newspaper articles, and firsthand accounts about refugees' hardships, narrow escapes, and deadly struggles. Over 50 illustrations. "Highly recommended."-- "Midwest Book Review."
- Paperback | 802 pages
- 154.94 x 228.6 x 43.18mm | 1,111.3g
- 29 Sep 2009
- Benediction Classics
- Garsington, United Kingdom
- black & white illustrations