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Product Description: A young, sickly Phillis Wheatley was brought to Massachusetts as a slave. She grew up in two worlds―treated well and educated―but still enslaved. In her short life she wrote nearly 150 poems and became the first African-American poet to publish a book...read more

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9780756551667 | Compass Point Books, August 1, 2016, cover price $35.99 | About this edition: A young, sickly Phillis Wheatley was brought to Massachusetts as a slave.

With simple yet engaging language, illustrations, and direct quotations, this text introduces young readers to Phillis Wheatleys life and poetry. A Words to Know section in the beginning of the book prepares young readers for new vocabulary they will encounter in the book.

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9780766073241 | Enslow Pub Inc, January 15, 2016, cover price $9.35 | About this edition: With simple yet engaging language, illustrations, and direct quotations, this text introduces young readers to Phillis Wheatleys life and poetry.

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9780766073265 | Enslow Pub Inc, January 15, 2016, cover price $22.60

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Product Description: Harriet Tubmans fame as a conductor on the Underground Railroad led to her nickname: Moses. She displayed considerable courage leading fugitive slaves to freedom and, incredibly, never lost a passenger. Less well known is Tubmans service in the Union army as a scout and spy during the Civil War...read more

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9781482440669 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 15, 2016, cover price $10.50 | About this edition: Harriet Tubmans fame as a conductor on the Underground Railroad led to her nickname: Moses.

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9781482440676 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 15, 2016, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: Harriet Tubmans fame as a conductor on the Underground Railroad led to her nickname: Moses.

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Product Description: After escaping from slavery when she was a young woman, Harriet Tubman devoted herself to helping others do the same. Readers will discover how Tubman became the most famous conductor on the Underground Railroad, rescuing her family members and dozens of others from plantations in the south and helping them reach safety in the north...read more

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9780531217573 | Childrens Pr, September 1, 2015, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: After escaping from slavery when she was a young woman, Harriet Tubman devoted herself to helping others do the same.

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9780531215951 | Childrens Pr, September 1, 2015, cover price $29.00 | About this edition: After escaping from slavery when she was a young woman, Harriet Tubman devoted herself to helping others do the same.

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Product Description: How did Harriet Tubman escape from slavery? How did she lead others to freedom? Cub Reporter interviews her to find out! Learn how Harriet risked her life to help runaway slaves by being a conductor on the Underground Railroad. Readers will see how to use interviewing skills and journalistic questions to reveal the story behind a famous American...read more

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9780443085697, titled "Clinical Ocular Oncology" | Churchill Livingstone, January 1, 1989, cover price $245.00 | also contains Clinical Ocular Oncology | About this edition: This atlas of tumours and similar lesions affecting the eye covers diagnosis, management, post-operative results and treatment therapies.
9780443084928, titled "Controversies in Ultrasound" | Churchill Livingstone, February 1, 1987, cover price $63.00 | also contains Controversies in Ultrasound

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9781467785334 | Lernerclassroom, August 1, 2015, cover price $8.99 | About this edition: What did Harriet Tubman do to make her an important American?

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9781467779654 | Lerner Pub Group, August 1, 2015, cover price $26.65 | About this edition: How did Harriet Tubman escape from slavery?

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Product Description: Learn about slavery and the fight for freedom in this book examining the stories of slave narratives and their effect on the abolitionist movement of the United States. The book is complete with timeline, primary sources, photographs, and excerpts from the time period.

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9781502605245 | Cavendish Square, August 1, 2015, cover price $34.21 | About this edition: Learn about slavery and the fight for freedom in this book examining the stories of slave narratives and their effect on the abolitionist movement of the United States.

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Product Description: Uses primary sources to describe the life and times of the former slave who was responsible for helping many other slaves escape to freedom through the Underground Railroad.

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9781502605221 | Cavendish Square, August 1, 2015, cover price $34.21 | About this edition: Uses primary sources to describe the life and times of the former slave who was responsible for helping many other slaves escape to freedom through the Underground Railroad.

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Product Description: New York Times Bestseller Araminta Ross was born a slave in Delaware in the early 19th century. Slavery meant that her family could be ripped apart at any time, and that she could be put to work in dangerous places and for abusive people...read more

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9781419715365 | Amulet Books, April 21, 2015, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: New York Times Bestseller Araminta Ross was born a slave in Delaware in the early 19th century.
9780387182056, titled "The Complement System" | Springer Verlag, January 1, 1988, cover price $100.00 | also contains The Complement System | About this edition: Upon contemplating an updated version of the 1974 edition of this book and envisioning its possible organization, it immediately became evident that the new version could no longer be written by one, two, or even three authors.

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Product Description: Artist Lorenzo Pace uses his grandmothers quilts in a powerful, personal, and artistic presentation of Harriet Tubmans heroic participation in the Underground Railroad. The Pace family artifacts are like the quilts slaves made and used for giving signals and directions to those seeking freedom...read more

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9781477792919, titled "Harriet Tubman and My Grandmother’s Quilts" | Pck edition (Rosen Pub Group, January 15, 2015), cover price $70.50
9781477792902 | Rosen Pub Group, January 15, 2015, cover price $11.75 | About this edition: Artist Lorenzo Pace uses his grandmothers quilts in a powerful, personal, and artistic presentation of Harriet Tubmans heroic participation in the Underground Railroad.

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9781477792896 | Rosen Pub Group, January 15, 2015, cover price $30.25 | About this edition: Artist Lorenzo Pace uses his grandmothers quilts in a powerful, personal, and artistic presentation of Harriet Tubmans heroic participation in the Underground Railroad.

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Product Description: Experience the childhood of Harriet Tubman, a true American history all-star who grew up to be a hero of the antislavery movement and who guided many slaves to freedom on the Underground Railroad.As a young woman, Harriet Tubman escaped from slavery by traveling the Underground Railroad...read more
By Robert Brown (illustrator)

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9781481425117 | Reissue edition (Aladdin Paperbacks, January 6, 2015), cover price $17.99

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9781481425100 | Reprint edition (Aladdin Paperbacks, January 6, 2015), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Experience the childhood of Harriet Tubman, a true American history all-star who grew up to be a hero of the antislavery movement and who guided many slaves to freedom on the Underground Railroad.

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Product Description: Sorting myth from truth in this amazing tale of courage and heroism, Anne Schraff breathes new life into the story of the most famous “conductor” on the Underground Railroad. “I grew up like a neglected weed—ignorant of liberty, having no experience of it...read more

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9780766061378 | Enslow Pub Inc, September 1, 2014, cover price $27.94 | About this edition: Sorting myth from truth in this amazing tale of courage and heroism, Anne Schraff breathes new life into the story of the most famous “conductor” on the Underground Railroad.

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9780766061385 | Enslow Pub Inc, September 1, 2014, cover price $12.88 | About this edition: Sorting myth from truth in this amazing tale of courage and heroism, Anne Schraff breathes new life into the story of the most famous “conductor” on the Underground Railroad.

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Product Description: Explore the life and achievements of Frederick Douglass, a former slave and human rights leader before, during, and after the Civil War.

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9781491405079 | Pebble Books, August 1, 2014, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Explore the life and achievements of Frederick Douglass, a former slave and human rights leader before, during, and after the Civil War.

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9781491405017 | Pebble Books, July 1, 2014, cover price $21.32 | About this edition: Explore the life and achievements of Frederick Douglass, a former slave and human rights leader before, during, and after the Civil War.

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Product Description: The true story of Harriet Tubmans rise from slavery to freedom is one of the most inspirational in US history. She didnt only free herselfshe freed hundreds of others! Readers will be immersed in the amazing life of Harriet Tubman, as well as introductions to information included in the social studies curriculum, such as the Civil War and Underground Railroad...read more

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9781482404159 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 2014, cover price $8.15 | About this edition: The true story of Harriet Tubmans rise from slavery to freedom is one of the most inspirational in US history.

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9781482404128 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 2014, cover price $22.60 | About this edition: The true story of Harriet Tubmans rise from slavery to freedom is one of the most inspirational in US history.

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Product Description: Readers will follow Tubman as she escapes to freedom and then risks her own freedom and life to rescue others from slavery. The graphica format will make it easy for readers to see what Tubman did for slaves in this country, and a timeline and key characters feature provide more information...read more

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9781477713129 | Powerkids Pr, July 15, 2013, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Readers will follow Tubman as she escapes to freedom and then risks her own freedom and life to rescue others from slavery.

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Product Description: Readers will follow Tubman as she escapes to freedom and then risks her own freedom and life to rescue others from slavery. The graphica format will make it easy for readers to see what Tubman did for slaves in this country, and a timeline and key characters feature provide more information...read more

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9781477714492 | Powerkids Pr, July 15, 2013, cover price $10.60 | About this edition: Readers will follow Tubman as she escapes to freedom and then risks her own freedom and life to rescue others from slavery.

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Product Description: This fact-filled Rookie Read-About Biography book introduces the youngest readers to Harriet Tubmanthe Moses of her people. Colorful photos and very simple text encourage children to read on their ownas they learn about how Tubman risked her life time and again so that others could be free...read more

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9780531247037 | Childrens Pr, January 15, 2013, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: This fact-filled Rookie Read-About Biography book introduces the youngest readers to Harriet Tubmanthe Moses of her people.
9780516273372 | Childrens Pr, February 1, 2003, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: An introduction to the life and work of Harriet Tubman, who helped free slaves through the Underground Railroad and continued helping freed slaves after the Civil War.

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9780531247372 | Childrens Pr, January 15, 2013, cover price $23.00
9780516225210 | Childrens Pr, September 1, 2002, cover price $20.50 | About this edition: An introduction to the life and work of Harriet Tubman, who helped free slaves through the Underground Railroad and continued helping freed slaves after the Civil War.

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9780613594950 | Turtleback Books, March 1, 2002, cover price $14.70 | About this edition: An introduction to the life and work of Harriet Tubman, who helped free slaves through the Underground Railroad and continued helping freed slaves after the Civil War.

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Product Description: Harriet Tubman led many slaves to freedom on the Underground Railroad.  Photographs and easy-to-read text tells the story of this great woman in history.

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9781620658598 | Capstone Pr Inc, January 1, 2013, cover price $6.29 | About this edition: Harriet Tubman led many slaves to freedom on the Underground Railroad.

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9781620650721 | Capstone Pr Inc, January 1, 2013, cover price $21.32 | About this edition: Harriet Tubman led many slaves to freedom on the Underground Railroad.

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Product Description: Born a slave, Harriet Tubman was determined not toremain one. She escaped from her owners in Maryland onthe Underground Railroad in 1849 and then fearlesslyreturned thirteen times to help guide family membersand others to freedom as the most famous conductor ofthe Underground Railroad...read more

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9780823423651 | Reprint edition (Holiday House, November 1, 2012), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Born a slave, Harriet Tubman was determined not toremain one.

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A biography of an African girl brought to New England as a slave in 1761 who became famous on both sides of the Atlantic as the first black poet in America.
By Paul Lee (illustrator)

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9780763660918 | Reissue edition (Candlewick Pr, September 11, 2012), cover price $4.99
9780763628789 | Reprint edition (Candlewick Pr, December 13, 2005), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: A biography of an African girl brought to New England as a slave in 1761 who became famous on both sides of the Atlantic as the first black poet in America.

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9780763664275 | Reissue edition (Candlewick Pr, September 11, 2012), cover price $14.99
9780763602529 | 1 edition (Candlewick Pr, January 1, 2003), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: A biography of an African girl brought to New England as a slave in 1761 who became famous on both sides of the Atlantic as the first Black poet in America.

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9781435237230 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 3, 2008), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: In 1761, a young African girl was sold to the Wheatley family in Boston, who named her Phillis after the slave schooner that had carried her.

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9781426309373 | Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, January 10, 2012, cover price $18.95

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9781426318351 | Reprint edition (Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, January 28, 2014), cover price $9.99

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Product Description: The inspirational, true story of how Frederick Douglass found his way to freedom one word at a time.This picture book biography chronicles the youth of Frederick Douglass, one of the most prominent African American figures in American history...read more
By James E. Ransome (illustrator)

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9781416959038 | Simon & Schuster, January 3, 2012, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: The inspirational, true story of how Frederick Douglass found his way to freedom one word at a time.

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Product Description: The true story behind the acclaimed movie 12 Years a Slave, this book is based on the life of Solomon Northup, a free black man from New York who was captured in the United States and sold into slavery in Louisiana.   Solomon Northup awoke in the middle of the night with his body trembling...read more

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9781426309380 | Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, January 10, 2012, cover price $27.90 | About this edition: The true story behind the acclaimed movie 12 Years a Slave, this book is based on the life of Solomon Northup, a free black man from New York who was captured in the United States and sold into slavery in Louisiana.

Hardcover:

9781935884446 | State Standards Pub Llc, September 1, 2011, cover price $22.60

Paperback:

9781935884538 | State Standards Pub Llc, September 1, 2011, cover price $10.60

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