Sernett Reviewed in News and Observer

9780822340522 Milton Sernett’s Harriet Tubman: Myth, Memory, and History is reviewed in the News and Observer. Reviewer John David Smith writes, "Milton Sernett’s exceptionally well-researched Harriet Tubman: Myth, Memory, and History underscores Tubman’s durability, pliability, resilience and symbolic importance." Smith finds that "Sernett sets the record straight" regarding many of the exaggerations in the stories we have told about Tubman over the years "but nevertheless does not diminish Tubman’s importance."

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