Many Thousand Gone: African Americans from Slavery to Freedom (Paperback)
African Americans from Slavery to Freedom
Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers, 9780679879367, 160pp.
Publication Date: December 12, 1995
"There is probably no better way to convey the meaning of the institution of slavery as it existed in the United States to young readers than by using, as a text to share and discuss, Many Thousand Gone."
--The New York Times Book Review
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Praise For Many Thousand Gone: African Americans from Slavery to Freedom…
"Hamilton is neither sensational nor sentimental, even as she celebrates the many acts of shining courage. This makes us all want to know more, much more, about those many thousand gone."--(starred) Booklist.
"A compelling book, outstanding in every way."--(pointer) Kirkus.