Paired for the first time, acclaimed authors Dennis and Judith Fradin and Pura Belpr award-winning illustrator Velasquez provide readers with an inspiring tale of how one man''s journey to freedom in 1856 helped spark an abolitionist movement in a small Ohio town. Full color.
What would it take for slaves to escape from slavery
in the Deep South, 1,000 miles from freedom and then on to England during the period of the Fugitive Slave Act? For most slaves the thought of escape was ...
Step into the eye of the storm. Follow the action,
from the first news reports of a hurricane called Katrina gathering out at sea, to eyewitness accounts of those who survive the epic devastation she finally wreaks along the ...
The life and times of African American writer Zora Neale
Hurston, a larger than life personality, controversial advocate of equal rights, and brilliant author of "Their Eyes Were Watching God, " are chronicled in this biography. Full color.Book Format: Hardcover. ...