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Captain of the Planter: The Story of Robert Smalls
Captain of the Planter The Story of Robert Smalls
Author: Dorothy Sterling
The story of an enslaved African American who, during and after the American Civil War, became a ship's pilot, sea captain, and politician. He freed himself and his family from slavery in 1862, by commandeering a Confederate transport ship, the Planter, to freedom in Charleston harbor
ISBN: 365876
Publication Date: 1958
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Publisher: Archway
Book Type: Paperback
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