What Was the Underground Railroad? by Yona Zeldis McDonough audiobook

What Was the Underground Railroad?

By Yona Zeldis McDonough
Read by Deanna Hurst

Listening Library (Audio)

The What Was... ? Series

1.20 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
  • $6.99
    or 1 Credit

    ISBN: 9780451484352

No one knows where the term Underground Railroad came from--there were no trains or tracks, only "conductors" who helped escaping slaves to freedom. Including real stories about "passengers" on the "Railroad," this audiobook chronicles slaves' close calls with bounty hunters, exhausting struggles on the road, and what they sacrificed for freedom. In this thrillingly narrated history, the Underground Railroad comes alive!

Learn More
Membership Details
  • Only $12.99/month gets you 1 Credit/month
  • Cancel anytime
  • Hate a book? Then we do too, and we'll exchange it.
See how it works in 15 seconds

Summary

Summary

No one knows where the term Underground Railroad came from--there were no trains or tracks, only "conductors" who helped escaping slaves to freedom. Including real stories about "passengers" on the "Railroad," this audiobook chronicles slaves' close calls with bounty hunters, exhausting struggles on the road, and what they sacrificed for freedom. In this thrillingly narrated history, the Underground Railroad comes alive!

Reviews

Reviews

Author

Author Bio: Yona Zeldis McDonough

Author Bio: Yona Zeldis McDonough

Yona Zeldis McDonough is an author of fiction, nonfiction, essays, and award-winning children’s books. Visit her website and www.YonaZeldisMcDonough.com.

Titles by Author

See All

Details

Details

Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Nonfiction/History
Runtime: 1.20
Audience: Children (8–12)
Language: English