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Author Kennedy, Robert Francis, 1954-

Title Robert Smalls : the boat thief / [Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.] ; illustrations by Patrick Faricy.

Imprint New York : Hyperion Books for Children, c2008.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 SMALLS,R KEN    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description viii, 40 p. : ill. (some col.), 1 map ; 29 cm.
Series Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.'s American heroes
Kennedy, Robert Francis, 1954- American heroes.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 40).
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.
Awards A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject Smalls, Robert, 1839-1915 -- Juvenile literature.
Smalls, Robert, 1839-1915.
African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Fugitive slaves -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Slaves -- Biography.
African Americans -- Biography.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Participation, African American -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Faricy, Patrick ill.
ISBN 9781423108023 (reinforced) : $16.99
1423108027 (reinforced) : $16.99

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