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Railroad in the Sky

Elizabeth Harman Brainard

Railroad in the Sky

The Guayaquil & Quito Railway in Ecuador

by Elizabeth Harman Brainard

  • 115 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Atlantis Limited Partnership .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Engineering (General),
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Engineering - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages202
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10983325M
    ISBN 100615124119
    ISBN 109780615124117
    OCLC/WorldCa56198672

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Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. Victor J Author: Victor J Herman. Aunt Harriet’s Underground Railroad in the Sky, by Faith Ringgold. Published by Dragonfly Books in 32 pages.

In the book a young Faith is dreaming that she and her brother are flying. He gets lost on the “Underground Railroad,” and with Harriet Tubman’s help, must retrace a slave’s steps to find him in Canada/5.

Illus. in full color. Cassie, who flew above New York in "Tar Beach,"soars into the sky once more. This time, she and her brother Be Be meet a trainfull of people, and Be Be joins them. But the train departs before Cassie canclimb aboard. With Harriet Tubman as her guide, Cassie retraces the stepsescaping slaves took on the real Underground Railroad and is finally reunitedwith her brother at 4/5(6).

Railroad in the Sky: The Guayaquil & Quito Railway in Ecuador Elizabeth Harman Brainard, Katharine Robinson Brainard Corporación para el Desarrollo de la Educación Universitaria, CODEU, - Railroads - pages.

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My America: Message In The Sky: Corey's Underground Railroad Diary, Book Three Sharon Dennis Wyeth. out of 5 stars 2. Mass Market Paperback. 16 offers from $ My America: After The Rain, Virginia's Civil War Diary, Book Two by Mary Pope Osborne () out of 5/5(2).

So far, the best book on the subject. The story of the Harman brothers to build the Railroad in the Sky - a story of perseverance, overcoming all kind of obstacles in a faraway country as is Ecuador: economical, political, natural and cultural.

Living in Ecuador for about 15 years I had the luck to travel parts of the railroad on several occasions.5/5(1). Railroad in the sky: the Guayaquil & Quito railway in Ecuador [Elizabeth Harman Brainard; Katharine Robinson Brainard] I learned about the title of this book through a blog and search for more information.

I'd love to do a review of the actual book if I could find a copy somewhere. The lesson uses Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the Sky and provides a link to a photograph of a statue of Tubman found in Tubman Plaza, Harlem, New York City.

Mapping Slavery From the U. Library of Congress: "The census was the last time the federal government took a count of the Southern slave population. Discussion Guide for Faith Ringgold's Books Discuss the themes of freedom, courage, and dreams in Faith Ringgold's books My Dream of Martin Luther King, The Invisible Princess, and Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the Sky.

Artist Faith Ringgold talks about the process of creating the Tar Beach story quilt - Duration: Craft in America dot views. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the Sky at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5.

About Aunt Harriet’s Underground Railroad in the Sky. Illus. in full color. Cassie, who flew above New York in Tar Beach, soars into the sky once more. This time, she and her brother Be Be meet a train full of people, and Be Be joins them. But the train departs before Cassie can climb aboard.

Juanito's Railroad in the Sky, Vic Herman, Golden Book,Fine- book with very light wear. Clean and bright interior with no writing inside. White pages. Inv: OBC Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing.

Shipping and Rating: % positive. A biographic sketch of Tubman, suggestions for further reading, and a map of the Underground Railroad are included.

Barnes & Noble Staff. Characters from Tar Beach once again fly-this time in a fantastical sky train run by Harriet Tubman that traces a route on the Underground Railroad. Ages (Dec.) Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly. : Railroad In The Sky: Bodie Railway & Lumber Company () by Canton & Canton and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices.

This book weaves the history Harriet Tubman and her work with the Underground Railroad into a modern tale of one girl's quest to find her brother. Aunt Harriet acts as a guide on the girl’s journey and shares the history of slavery and their family.

Explore classroom activities, puzzles, teacher resources and enrichment pdfs for this book.Get this from a library! Juanito's railroad in the sky. [Vic Herman] -- Twelve-year-old Juanito helps his father on the train run over the Sierra Madre, proving that he has the makings of a good engineer.A map and short bibliography are appended, as well as an author's note giving more information on Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad, and on the creation of the book.

A useful introduction for the picture-book set, Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the Sky will engage readers to understand this important part of American history.