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Seven miles to freedom : the Robert Smalls story / by Janet Halfmann ; illustrated by Duane Smith.

Authors: Halfmann, Janet.
Call number: jB Smalls, Robert HAL
Publisher: New York : Lee & Low Books, c2008.
Publication date: c2008.
Subject: African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Ship captains -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American legislators -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Fugitive slaves -- South Carolina -- Beaufort -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Children's literature -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Participation, African American -- Juvenile literature.
Beaufort (S.C.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Smalls, Robert, 1839-1915 -- Juvenile literature.
Planter (Steamship) -- Juvenile literature.
United States. Congress. House -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Title: Seven miles to freedom : the Robert Smalls story / by Janet Halfmann ; illustrated by Duane Smith.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 1 v. (unpaged) : il. ; 28 cm.
Target audience note: Age 6-11.
Summary note: "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"--Provided by publisher.
Added author: Smith, Duane, 1974- , illustrator.
ISBN: 9781600602320
1600602320
LCCN: 2007029274
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1156604
Bib No.: 1156604

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