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Anthony Burns : the defeat and triumph of a fugitive slave

Hamilton, Virginia.

New York : Knopf, 1993.

xiii, 193 p. ; 18 cm.

A biography of the slave who escaped to Boston in 1854, was arrested at the instigation of his owner, and whose trial caused a furor between abolitionists and those determined to enforce the Fugitive Slave Acts.

Reading Level: 7.1

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Biography - ElementaryBiography - Elementary

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ISBN:

0679839976

Dewey Class No:

973.6/6/0924 B 92 20

Author:

Hamilton, Virginia.

Title:

Anthony Burns : the defeat and triumph of a fugitive slave / by Virginia Hamilton.

Edition:

1st Borzoi Sprinter ed.

Publisher:

New York : Knopf, 1993.

Physical:

xiii, 193 p. ; 18 cm.

Summary:

A biography of the slave who escaped to Boston in 1854, was arrested at the instigation of his owner, and whose trial caused a furor between abolitionists and those determined to enforce the Fugitive Slave Acts.

Subject:

Burns, Anthony,--1834-1862

Subject:

Slaves--United States--Biography.

Subject:

Slavery--United States--Biography.

Subject:

African Americans--Biography.

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