Days of Jubilee : the end of slavery in the United States

McKissack, Pat, 1944-2017

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  • Creator Patricia C. & Fredrick L. McKissack
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication 1st ed. New York : Scholastic Press, 2003.
  • Physical Details
    • viii, 134 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
  • ISBNs 059010764X, 9780590107648
  • OCLC ocm48536633

Summary

  • Uses slave narratives, letters, diaries, military orders, and other documents to chronicle the various stages leading to the emancipation of slaves in the United States.

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-130) and index.

Contents

  • Road to Jubilee got many twists and turns -- Freedom a-comin', anyhow -- Be back 'fore breakfast -- General says we free -- Hope in the heart -- I have made up my mind -- Stomp it down -- I'm free and I'm comin' to free you -- No time for tears out here -- Sherman, Gen'ral Moses -- Blacks in gray -- Hallelujah broke out -- Lincoln belongs to the ages -- Freedom don't make you rich -- No more slavery -- ever
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