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Published by Wesleyan University Press in Middletown, Conn .
Written in English

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  • Connecticut.

Subjects:

  • Underground railroad -- Connecticut

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [237]-250.

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LC ClassificationsE450 .S93
The Physical Object
Pagination262 p.
Number of Pages262
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5854039M
LC Control Number62015122
OCLC/WorldCa426606

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