Posted on 11/11/2019 at 11:46 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
Harriet Tubman has rightfully earned fame for helping slaves escape to freedom.
A novel published earlier this year, however, calls attention to her military service during the Civil War.
Author Elizabeth Cobbs went on All Things Considered to reintroduce readers to The Tubman Command’s depiction of Tubman as a military scout and strategist.
You can listen to the conversation below or read a transcript on NPR’s website.
Categories: Author Interview