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Harriet Tubman: The Road to Freedom

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"Harriet Tubman: The Road to Freedom" offers an unparalleled look into the life of Harriet Tubman, one of the most heroic figures in the fight for racial justice and gender equality. Published on January 5, 2005, this definitive biography paints a vivid portrait of Tubman, not only highlighting her pivotal role as a conductor on the Underground Railroad but also exploring her multifaceted identity— from the strategic "General Tubman" to the prophetic leader revered as "Moses" by many she helped to freedom. Through meticulous research and a compelling narrative, the book reveals Tubman as a complex character who transcended the simplistic labels often assigned to her, providing readers with a deeper understanding of her life and the broader context of slavery in America. Ideal for elementary-school readers, this book inspires a greater appreciation of Tubman's enduring impact on history and encourages young minds to reflect on the themes of courage, resilience, and the ongoing struggle for equality.
Published by Back Bay Books on January 5, 2005
304 pages
ISBN: 9780316155946
Best for readers in Elementary School
This book provides valuable insights into Gender Equality and Racial Justice, highlighting key issues and advancements within these areas

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