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Bound for the Promised Land: Harriet Tubman: Portrait of an American Hero

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Dive into the riveting life of Harriet Tubman in "Bound for the Promised Land: Harriet Tubman: Portrait of an American Hero." Published on December 28, 2004, this meticulously researched biography by historian Kate Clifford Larson unveils the profound complexities and indomitable spirit of Tubman, a titan in the annals of American history. Known for her unyielding bravery as she led countless slaves to freedom and her strategic acumen on the battlefields of the Civil War, Tubman's story is portrayed with intimate detail and rich narrative that bring to life her extraordinary exploits, which transcend the barriers of race, gender, and origin. Ideal for middle-school students, this biography not only educates but also inspires, delving deep into the themes of racial justice, selflessness, and the relentless pursuit of liberty. Larson's work, celebrated for revealing new documents and offering a panoramic view of Tubman's personal sacrifices and undercover missions, positions Tubman as possibly the greatest spy America has ever seen. This book is a compelling invitation to explore the life of a woman whose actions continue to impact our society today.
Published by One World on December 28, 2004
432 pages
ISBN: 9780345456281
Best for readers in Middle School
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