Steamboat school : inspired by a true story, St. Louis, Missouri: 1847
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Contributors
Husband, Ron, Illustrator
Published
Los Angeles ; New York : Disney-Hyperion, 2016.
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Central - Kids Picture Books  1 available
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Format
Book
Edition
First edition.
Physical Desc
36 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 27 x 29 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9781423121961, 1423121961

Notes

General Note
"Inspired by a true story."
General Note
"St. Louis, Missouri: 1847."
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references, websites
Description
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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APA Citation (style guide)

Hopkinson, D., & Husband, R. (2016). Steamboat school: inspired by a true story, St. Louis, Missouri: 1847 (First edition.). Disney-Hyperion.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Hopkinson, Deborah and Ron, Husband. 2016. Steamboat School: Inspired By a True Story, St. Louis, Missouri: 1847. Los Angeles ; New York: Disney-Hyperion.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Hopkinson, Deborah and Ron, Husband. Steamboat School: Inspired By a True Story, St. Louis, Missouri: 1847 Los Angeles ; New York: Disney-Hyperion, 2016.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Hopkinson, Deborah., and Ron Husband. Steamboat School: Inspired By a True Story, St. Louis, Missouri: 1847 First edition., Disney-Hyperion, 2016.

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