Price of Freedom: How One Town Stood Up to Slavery


When one of the residents of Oberlin, Ohio is abducted and returned to slavery, the whole town fights back and returns the man to freedom. This informational text contains a lesser known story of a town standing up to slavery in the 1850's and the price the townspeople paid. This is a good companion for the Solomon Northrup story, 12 years a slave. Ages 6-10 40 pages 9780802721662 Recommended by: Alicy Cyphers, MLS, M.Ed. Reading, Librarian, Pennsylvania USA

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