Winner! The Governor General's Award for
Non-Fiction
Honourable Mention for
The Albert B. Corey Prize
Winner! Heritage Toronto
Award of Merit
#4 On The Maclean's
Bestseller List
2009 Underground Railroad Free Press Prize for the Advancement of Knowledge The New York Times
Sunday Book Review



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