Robert Smalls : the boat thief
Title
Robert Smalls : the boat thief

Author
Kennedy, Robert Francis, 1954-

ISBN
9781423108023

Edition
1st ed.

Publication Information
New York : Hyperion Books for Children, c2008.

Physical Description
viii, 40 p. : ill. (some col.), map ; 29 cm.

Series
American heroes.

Reading Level
NC 1260 L Lexile

Personal Subject
Smalls, Robert, 1839-1915.

Subject Term
African Americans -- Biography.
 
Fugitive slaves -- United States -- Biography.
 
Slaves -- United States -- Biography.

Geographic Term
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Participation, African American.

Added Author
Faricy, Patrick.

Summary
"Robert Smalls was a true American patriot. Despite the burdens America laid upon him, he loved our country. He believed in the "inherent justice" of American democracy and in the principles espoused in the Declaration of Independence"--Afterword.


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