Author:Bacon, Margaret Hope

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REBELLION AT CHRISTIANA

By: Bacon, Margaret Hope

Price: $3.49

Publisher: Crown Publishers: 1975

Seller ID: 2320

Condition: Good in Good+ dust jacket


Ex-Library; 216 pages; On September 11, 1851, in the normally peaceful farming hamlet of Christiana, Pennsylvania, one Maryland slave owner was killed and another critically wounded by a group of escaped slaves led by William Parker. Selections from the account Parker wrote of his life--originally published in 1866--bring the words of a daring and outspoken black man to this important piece of American history. View more info

LAMB'S WARRIOR The Life of Isaac T. Hopper

By: Bacon, Margaret Hope

Price: $13.99

Publisher: Thomas Y. Crowell Company: 1970

Seller ID: 5231

Condition: Good+ in Good+ dust jacket; Usual x-lib. Markings.


Ex-Library; 207 pages; A biography of the Quaker abolitionist who devoted his life to the defense of freedmen and escaping slaves. When Isaac was a 16 year old tailor's apprentice in Philadelphia he hekped a fugitive slave to escape. It was the beginning of a long and valued life of service. Before the Civil War he devoted himself and became a famous waystation in the Underground Railroad. View more info