Sadlier, Rosemary.

Quest Biographies Bundle — Books 31–35 : Harriet Tubman / Laura Secord / Joey Smallwood / Prince Edward, Duke of Kent / John A. Macdonald - Toronto : Dundurn, 2013. - 1 online resource (1140 p.) - eBooks on Demand Quest Biography ; v.42 . - Quest Biography .

Cover; Harriet Tubman; Introduction; 1 Harriet Tubman's Beginnings; 2 Wedded Bliss; 3 Unearthing the Truth; 4 Freedom Seeking; 5 Leading Others to Freedom; 6 Arriving in Canada; 7 Life in St. Catharines; 8 Taking the Railroad into Canada; 9 The Civil War; 10 Successful Activism; 11 The End of the Line; Epilogue; Chronology of Harriet Tubman (Circa 1820-1913); Selected Bibliography; Laura Secord; Epigraph; Prologue; 1 Child of the Revolution; 2 Departure for Upper Canada; 3 James Secord, United Empire Loyalist; 4 Isaac Brock and the Battle of Queenston Heights; 5 A Seasonal War 6 The Green Tiger: Lieutenant James FitzGibbon7 The Walk to Beaver Dams; 8 Ambush in the Beech Woods: The Battle of Beaver Dams; 9 Aftermath; 10 The Death of Tecumseh; 11 The Frontier Burns; 12 The Final Battles; 13 Family Fortunes; 14 The Move to Chippawa; 15 The Widow Carries On; 16 The Prince's Gift; 17 The Heroine and the Controversy; Epilogue; Chronology of Laura Secord; Bibliography; Joey Smallwood; Epigraph; Introduction; 1; 2; 3; 4; 5; 6; 7; 8; 9; 10; 11; 12; Postscript; Chronology; Bibliography; John A. Macdonald; Introduction; 1; 2; 3; 4; 5; 6; 7; 8; Chronology; Note on Sources Prince EdwardEpigraph; Foreword; Background; Introduction; Forms of address used for Prince Edward in this book:; 1; 2; 3; 4; 5; 6; 7; Appendix A:; Appendix B:; Appendix C:; Chronology of Prince Edward; Notes; Selected Bibliography; Copyright

This bundle of titles in the Quest Biography series presents a variety of influential Canadian lives. In this volume we find anti-slavery crusader Harriet Tubman, War of 1812 heroine Laura Secord, Canada's first prime minister John A. Macdonald, Newfoundland premier Joey Smallwood, and governor general Prince Edward, Duke of Kent.

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