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Harriet
DVD
2020
4 available of 58 items

Based on the thrilling and inspirational life of an iconic American freedom fighter, the movie tells the extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into one of America's greatest heroes...

Harriet
Blu-ray
2020
3 available of 32 items

Based on the thrilling and inspirational life of an iconic American freedom fighter, the movie tells the extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into one of America's greatest heroes...

The Underground Railroad a novel —Whitehead, Colson, 1969- author.
Large Print
2016
11 available of 13 items

A magnificent tour de force chronicling a young slave's adventures as she makes a desperate bid for freedom in the antebellum South.

Roots
DVD
2016
1 available of 2 items

The gripping story is told through four generations, from the capture of Kunta Kinte in Africa to his transport to Colonial America in brutal conditions through successive generations fighting to win their freedom in the...

Daughter of a daughter of a queen —Bird, Sarah, author.
Book
2018
12 available of 13 items

"The compelling, hidden story of Cathy Williams, a former slave and the first woman to ever serve in the US Army. "Here's the first thing you need to know about Miss Cathy Williams: I am the daughter of a daughter of a q...

The book of Negroes —Hill, Lawrence, 1957- author.
Book
2011
114 available of 132 items

Roots
DVD
2011
0 available of 1 items

A six episode mini-series which chronicles a black man's search for his heritage and reveals an epic panorama of America's past.

The Underground Railroad a novel —Whitehead, Colson, 1969- author.
Book On CD
2016
4 available of 5 items

A magnificent tour de force chronicling a young slave's adventures as she makes a desperate bid for freedom in the antebellum South. Cora is a slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia. When Caesar, a recent arrival from V...

Daughter of a daughter of a queen —Bird, Sarah, author.
Large Print
2018
5 available of 5 items

"The compelling, hidden story of Cathy Williams, a former slave and the first woman to ever serve in the US Army. "Here's the first thing you need to know about Miss Cathy Williams: I am the daughter of a daughter of a q...

The mapmaker's children : a novel —McCoy, Sarah, 1980-
Book
2015
8 available of 11 items

Mrs. Lee and Mrs. Gray —Love, Dorothy, 1949-
Book
2016
10 available of 10 items

"A general's wife and a slave girl forge a friendship that transcends race, culture, and the crucible of Civil War. Mary Anna Custis Lee is a great-granddaughter of Martha Washington, wife of Confederate General Robert E...

12 years a slave
Blu-ray
2014
12 available of 12 items

The harrowing account of a black man, born free in New York State, who was drugged, kidnapped, and sold into slavery in 1841. Having no way to contact his family, and fearing for his life if he told the truth, Solomon No...

Glory over everything —Grissom, Kathleen, author.
Book
2017
19 available of 29 items

"The author of the New York Times bestseller and beloved book club favorite The Kitchen House continues the story of Jamie Pyke, son of both a slave and master of Tall Oakes, whose deadly secret compels him to take a tre...

The life and times of Persimmon Wilson —Peacock, Nancy, author.
Large Print
2017
4 available of 6 items

1875: Drunken Bride, Texas. An ex-slave named Persimmon Wilson awaits his hanging for the murder of the man who once owned him. As he waits, he pens his story. The journey of Persimmon Wilson takes the reader from the br...

The mapmaker's children —McCoy, Sarah, 1980- author.
Large Print
2015
1 available of 2 items

When Sarah Brown, daughter of abolitionist John Brown, realizes that her artistic talents may be able to help save the lives of slaves fleeing north, she becomes one of the Underground Railroad's leading mapmakers, takin...

The Tubman command : a novel —Cobbs, Elizabeth, author.
Book
2019
2 available of 5 items

Harriet Tubman was a scout for the union army and led a successful raid up the Combahee River in South Carolina that freed 750 men, women, and children. This is the historical novel of her heroic raid.

The book of Negroes —Hill, Lawrence, 1957- author.
Book Club
2011
1 available of 1 items

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