The good lord bird: A Novel

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Fleeing his violent master at the side of abolitionist John Brown at the height of the slavery debate in mid-nineteenth-century Kansas Territory, Henry pretends to be a girl to hide his identity throughout the raid on Harpers Ferry in 1859.
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author James McBride
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subject_facet Abolitionists -- Fiction, Brown, John, -- 1800-1859 -- Fiction, Fugitive slaves -- United States -- Fiction, Harpers Ferry (W. Va.) -- History -- John Brown's Raid, 1859 -- Fiction
title_display The good lord bird
title_full The Good Lord Bird, The Good Lord Bird / James McBride, The Good Lord Bird A Novel, The good lord bird / James McBride, The good lord bird [electronic resource] / James McBride, The good lord bird [sound recording] / James McBride
title_short The good lord bird
title_sub A Novel
topic_facet Fiction, Historical Fiction, Literature
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