Great Escapes #2: Journey to Freedom, 1838  


Great Escapes #2: Journey to Freedom, 1838
Great Escapes | December 1, 2020 | 128 pages
ISBN: 9780062860385

In this retelling of an episode from Uncle Tom's Cabin, the slave Eliza Harris resolves to escape with her two-year-old son across the frozen Ohio River to prevent her master from selling the boy. Includes historical notes on Harriet Beecher Stowe, slavery in America, the Fugitive slave laws, and the Underground Railroad.