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The underground railroad : a novel / Colson Whitehead.

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  • 7 of 20 copies available at Lackawanna County Library System.

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4 current holds with 20 total copies.

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Abington Community Library FICTION WHITEHE (Text) 50687011470856 Stacks Checked Out 08/01/2018
Albright Memorial Library FICTION WHITEHE (Text) 50686015060044 Storage On Holds Shelf -
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Albright Memorial Library FICTION WHITEHE (Text) 50686015063378 Stacks Checked Out 07/25/2018
Albright Memorial Library FICTION WHITEHE (Text) 50686015105625 Storage Available -
Albright Memorial Library FICTION WHITEHE (Text) 50686015105633 Storage Checked Out 07/21/2018
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  • ISBN: 9780385542364 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0385542364 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 306 pages ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Doubleday, 2016.

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Summary, etc.:
A magnificent tour de force chronicling a young slave's adventures as she makes a desperate bid for freedom in the antebellum South.
Cora is a slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia. When Caesar, a recent arrival from Virginia, tells her about the Underground Railroad, they decide to take a terrifying risk and escape. Though they manage to find a station and head north, they are being hunted. Their first stop is South Carolina, in a city that initially seems like a haven. But the city's placid surface masks an insidious scheme designed for its black denizens. And even worse: Ridgeway, the relentless slave catcher, is close on their heels.
Immediate Source of Acquisition Note:
20160823.
Subject: Fugitive slaves > United States > Fiction.
Genre: History.
Historical fiction.
Fiction.
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