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Robert Smalls sails to freedom

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Millbrook Press,
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Quickly and quietly, Robert Smalls headed the ship out of the Charleston Harbor. Across the wide river was the Northern Army and freedom for slaves like him. on Robert's side of the river was the Southern Army and Robert's master. Robert knew his master would never give him freedom. Now was his chance to escape. Robert steered the ship into the open water. He could see the nearby forts of the Southern Army and their cannons ready to fire. the Southern soldiers would capture Robert if they could. Could he sail across hidden by the darkness of night?Could he pass by in disguise?
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Full title robert smalls sails to freedom
Author brown susan taylor
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-18 23:23:59PM
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publishDate 2006
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series On my own history
series_with_volume On my own history|
subject_facet African Americans -- Biography, Fugitive slaves -- United States -- Biography, Slaves. -- Biography, Smalls, Robert, -- 1839-1915, United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Participation, African American
title_display Robert Smalls sails to freedom
title_full Robert Smalls sails to freedom / by Susan Taylor Brown ; illustrations by Felicia Marshall
title_short Robert Smalls sails to freedom
topic_facet African Americans, Fugitive slaves, History, Participation, African American, Slaves, Smalls, Robert