Harriet Tubman


A biography of Harriet Tubman, the visually impaired American anti-slavery activist. She was also a nurse, a Union spy and a women’s suffrage supporter, leaving a legacy that has inspired many people. This biography is written by Sarah Sherwin and read by Tanya Austin.


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The story of Harriet Tubman, visually impaired 19th century American anti slavery activist

Some material in this recording may have been reproduced under Section 31b of The Copyright and Rights in Performances (Disability) Regulations 2014.


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