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  • ISBN: 0385542364 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9780385542364 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 306 pages ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Doubleday, 2016.
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    • Top Holds Over Last 5 Years: 5 / 5.0

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General Note: 20160823.
Summary, etc.: 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.
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20160823.
Subject: United States
United States History 19th century Fiction
Underground Railroad Fiction
FICTION / African American / General
Fugitive slaves United States Fiction
Underground Railroad
Fugitive slaves
FICTION / Historical
FICTION / Literary
Genre: Fiction.
Historical fiction.
History.
Summary: 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.
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