Steamboat SchoolBook - 2016
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.
Publisher: Los Angeles, California :, Disney-Hyperion,, 2016.
Copyright Date: ©2016
Characteristics: 32 unnumbered pages :,coloured illustrations ;,27 x 29 cm.