|Statement||By William Larrabee.|
|LC Classifications||HE1051 .L34|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||457, xvii, 477-488 p.|
|Number of Pages||488|
|LC Control Number||02020691|
Please put your comments for The Underground Railroad book club discussion questions in the comment area below.. Discussion Questions: 1. The Underground Railroad focuses on freedom. We see that freedom is a perspective that changes with the person and the time. The book emphasizes how slaves were treated as property and reduced to objects. Do you feel that you now have a better understanding of what slavery was like? Why do you think the author chose to portray a literal railroad? How did this aspect of magical realism impact your concept of how the real Underground Railroad worked? Aug 08, · Hello, In the MBI book, "Conrail" by Brian Solomon and Tim Doherty, I am trying to figure out where the location is in Buffalo on page 8. The photo caption reads: "Penn Central westward intermodal train TV-5 rolls through Buffalo on January 26th, ". Feb 08, · Discuss The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead in an Online book club.
Start studying Transcontinental Railroad Questions. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. The Project Gutenberg EBook of The Railroad Question, by William Larrabee This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at clic-clelia.com Title: The Railroad. Because he thought, "While I knew the danger of keeping strict records, and while I did not then dream that in my day slavery would be blotted out, or that the time would come when I could publish these records, it used to afford me great satisfaction to take them down, fresh from the lips of fugitives on the way to freedom, and to preserve them as they had given them.". Book your train and bus tickets today by choosing from over 30 U.S. train routes and destinations in North America.
The Underground Railroad Colson Whitehead, Knopf Doubleday pp. ISBN Summary Winner, Pulitzer Prize-Fiction Winner, National Book Awards A magnificent tour de force chronicling a young slave's adventures as she makes a desperate bid for freedom in the antebellum South. Cora is a slave on a cotton plantation. The controversy stems from what they said was a question about Colson Whitehead's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel "The Underground Railroad," which chronicles two slaves fleeing an alternate. The book emphasizes how slaves were treated as property and reduced to objects. Do you feel that you now have a better understanding of what slavery was like? Why do you think the author chose to portray a literal railroad? How did this aspect of magical realism impact your concept of how the real underground railroad worked? Our Reading Guide for The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead includes Book Club Discussion Questions, Book Reviews, Plot Summary-Synopsis and Author Bio.