Harriet Tubman was born into slavery in Maryland in 1822. Using all her strength and courage she escaped and journeyed north on the Underground Railroad. Not content with her own freedom she returned again and again to the South, risking her life and liberty to bring others from the darkness of slavery. Later she became a leading campaigner for women's suffrage. A wonderful introduction to the life and work of this inspirational African American woman.
Little People, BIG DREAMS is a best-selling series of books that explore the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists and activists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream