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Aquila's Drinking Gourd: A Story of the Underground Railroad

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Length: 45 pages29 minutes

Summary

Aquila's Drinking Gourd is a moving account of one young girl's experiences as a newly sold slave who makes her escape on the Underground Railroad. Through the words of Aquila, readers will learn about slavery in the United States, about the brave African-Americans who survived it, and about the people who fought for its end.

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