In this range of Little People, Big Dreams books, discover the lives of outstanding people. All of them achieved incredible things, yet all began life as a little child with a big dream. Harriet Tubman was born into slavery on a plantation in Maryland USA. Though life was hard, Harriet persisted. She used all of her strength and bravery to escape slavery and journey north on the Underground Railroad. Harriet made the dangerous mission back to the South many times, fighting her whole life to bring others with her to freedom. The incredible story of her life features a facts and photos section at the back.