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Seven miles to freedom : the Robert Smalls story

Author: Janet Halfmann; Duane Smith
Publisher: New York : Lee & Low Books, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Primary school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A biography of Robert Smalls who, during the Civil War, commandeered the Confederate ship Planter to carry his family and twelve other slaves to freedom, and went on to become a United States Congressman working toward African American advancement.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
History
Illustrated works
Juvenile works
Picture books
Picture books for children
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Robert Smalls; Robert Smalls; Robert Smalls
Material Type: Biography, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Janet Halfmann; Duane Smith
ISBN: 9781600609862 1600609864 9781600602320 1600602320
OCLC Number: 163592750
Target Audience: Ages 6-11.
Description: 38 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Other Titles: Robert Smalls story
Responsibility: by Janet Halfmann ; illustrated by Duane Smith.

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A biography of Robert Smalls who, during the Civil War, commandeered the Confederate ship Planter to carry his family and twelve other slaves to freedom, and went on to become a United States Congressman working toward African American advancement.

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