Downloadable eBook and MP3
All Aboard! Hop aboard this Underground Railroad for an amazing "ride" to the promised land - freedom. The Underground Railroad: one of history's most amazing episodes when people of all ages and backgrounds united in the cause of justice. And, BackPax takes you there - following the North Star to the actual scenes where history was made. It's a tale of death-defying courage. Best of all, it's true!
BOOK (not a read-along)
full-color magazine-format eBook
Follow the "freedom train" as it winds its way across miles and miles of railroad lines without the sight of a track. A chapter of history unfolds to amaze readers with the intricacy of the plot: daring escapes and surprising feats of courage. The Henson family's run. Secret codes, passwords and passageways. Decoding the Spirituals - musical mysteries. Survival skills, astronomy, glossary, and much more.
40-minute live-action audio recorded at historic sites from the Virginias north to Canada. Produced with state-of-the-art audio drama technique.
Hop aboard the Underground Railroad with this live-action audio recorded on location from Colonial Williamsburg through Harpers Ferry (site of John Brown's historic raid), and up to "Heaven's Door," (the Canadian border) with a side-track to hear thrilling tales of that most famous "conductor" of them all - Harriet Tubman - and to meet her great-grandniece.
1 Get on Board, Children, Children
2 Jamestown 1619
3 Slaves Are People Too, She Said
4 An Interview Across Time
5 The Man who bought Himself Three Times
7 Escape! (In a Spiritual Way)
8 The Oberlin-Wellington Rescue
9 October 1859: John Brown at Harper's Ferry
10 Go Down, Moses: Harriet Tubman
"They Chose Courage" Photo Credit: Underground Railroad: Escape to Freedom (c) BackPax