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Harriet Tubman: A Woman of Courage (Time for Kids Biographies)

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As a teenage slave, Harriet Tubman stood up to an overseer who was trying to harm another slave. From that time forward, Tubman (above left) fought against unfairness and for what she believed was right. She helped hundreds of African Americans escape on the Underground Railroad. TIME For Kids(R) Biographies help make a connection between the lives of past heroes and the e ...more
Library Binding, 44 pages
Published January 1st 2005 by Turtleback Books Distributed by Demco Media
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Nicole
Dec 03, 2012 Nicole rated it liked it
This biography is about Harriet Tubman and her fight for liberty. Harriet Tubman helped African Americans escape slavery through the underground railroad and she served our country during the civil war as a scout and spy. Since this biography was written for children, it goes into great depth in particular about child slavery. These excepts talk about how the children were property of their owners and how parents and children could be separated if they were sold. I think its important that they ...more
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Aug 31, 2015 Agnes Budianto rated it really liked it
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I really like this book, besides this thin volume of book. it has lots of information. Rather than biographies with thick volume, this book is the opposite and it has so much information, really save a lot of time.
Scott Whitney
Oct 22, 2014 Scott Whitney rated it really liked it
Read while getting ready to teach my seventh and eighth grade classes how to read biography. This was a very well written story and I think the students will get a lot out of it.
Shelli
Harriet Tubman most definitely goes on the list of people throughout history that I would love to have a tea party with. Wow! What an amazing woman! I think this book did a perfect job of giving interesting and memorable facts about Ms. Tubman in a way that young readers can both understand and enjoy. My daughter and I had to stop many times while reading this small chapter/picture book to discuss how it would have felt to make the choices she did. The courage it would take and the kindness she ...more
Mas5thgrade2014
Oct 17, 2013 Mas5thgrade2014 rated it really liked it
I personally think Harriet Tubman is Amazing! I liked reading about her. This book was a little easy......it didn't go into much detail and the font was big. If you want to read a short, not complicated book about her I recommend this one.
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Jan 08, 2011 Catie James rated it really liked it
Normally I dont like nonfiction but this book was pretty interesting :)
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