In a unique mix of fact and fiction, this is the dramatic story of the Underground Railroad as seen through the eyes of two young girls--Eliza, a runaway slave, and Johanna, whose family gives her refuge. Kids will learn about life on a cotton plantation and about abolitionists who fought to have slavery made illegal. Activities include making a tin can lantern and locating the North Star, which guided many slaves to freedom. Beautifully detailed drawings accompany each story to make this a comprehensive, all-in-one ...

The Last Safe House 1998, Scholastic Inc

ISBN-13: 9780439062381

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