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Author Halfmann, Janet.

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

Imprint New York : Lee & Low Books, c2008.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Allendale Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 SMALLS,R HAL    Available
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 SMALLS,R HAL    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 SMALLS,R HAL    Available
 PAS Linda Vista Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 SMALLS,R HAL    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Summary "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.
Audience Age 6-11.
Subject Smalls, Robert, 1839-1915 -- Juvenile literature.
Planter (Steamship) -- Juvenile literature.
United States. Congress. House -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
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.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Participation, African American -- Juvenile literature.
Beaufort (S.C.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Smith, Duane, 1974- ill.
ISBN 9781600602320

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