Steamboat school / written by Deborah Hopkinson ; illustrated by Ron Husband.
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|North Kansas City Public Library||JE HOP (Text)||0001002232989||JUV Easy||Available||-|
- ISBN: 1423121961
- ISBN: 9781423121961
- Physical Description: unpaged : illustrations ; 26 cm
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Disney Pr, 2016.
"Inspired by a true story."
"St. Louis, Missouri: 1847."
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Includes bibliographical references.
In 1847 St. Louis, Missouri, when a new law against educating African Americans forces Reverend John to close his school, he finds an ingenious solution to the new state law by moving his school to a steamboat in the Mississippi River. Includes author's note on Reverend John Berry Meachum, a minister, entrepreneur, and educator who fought tirelessly for the rights of African Americans.
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Accelerated Reader AR LG 4.2 0.5 182431.
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