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Working for Freedom

Working for Freedom

Stories of Canada
A non fiction book by

Josiah Hensons life is an epic tale of one mans battle against evil and ignorance. By the time he was six, Josiah had been sold three times. When he was nine, his familys owner beat him for trying to learn to read. In spite of his physical pain and emotional heartache, he never lost the sense of morality that was his bedrock. After his escape, Josiah became an advocate for those still in bondage. As a conductor on the Underground Railroad, he led 118 slaves to safety in Canada. Working for Freedom is the story of a man who proved that one person can make a difference in defending and promoting human rights.

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Hardback Editions

March 2008 : Canada Hardback
Title: Working for Freedom: The Story of Josiah Henson
Author(s): Rona Arato
ISBN: 1-894917-50-2 / 978-1-894917-50-6 (Canada edition)
Publisher: Napoleon and Co
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

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