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Author Conkling, Winifred, author.
Title Passenger on the Pearl : the true story of Emily Edmonson's flight from slavery / Winifred Conkling.
Pub Info Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Young Readers, 2015.
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book jacket
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 Wellfleet-Children's Area  J 306.3 Conkling     AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Descript 170 pages : illustrations, maps, genealogical table ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Audience 1160L Lexile
Note Accelerated Reader MG+ 8.0 6 6 170990
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Documents the events of the 1848 escape attempt by Emily Edmonson, her siblings and dozens of other enslaved people on board the Pearl, discussing the contributions made by Harriet Beecher Stowe, Emily's subsequent education and her history-changing teaching career.
Subject Edmonson, Emily, 1835-1895 -- Juvenile literature.
Pearl (Schooner) -- Juvenile literature.
Edmondson family -- Juvenile literature.
Pearl (Schooner)
Edmondson family.
Fugitive slaves -- Washington Region -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Fugitive slaves -- Washington Region -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Antislavery movements -- Washington Region -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Antislavery movements -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Underground Railroad -- Washington Region -- Juvenile literature.
Fugitive slaves -- Washington Region -- Biography.
Fugitive slaves -- Washington Region -- History -- 19th century.
Antislavery movements -- Washington Region -- History -- 19th century.
Antislavery movements -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Underground Railroad -- Washington Region.
Washington Region -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Washington Region -- History -- 19th century.
ISBN 9781616201968
1616201967
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