Ben and the Emancipation Proclamation (Hardcover)

By Pat Sherman, Floyd Cooper (Illustrator)

Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, 9780802853196, 32pp.

Publication Date: November 13, 2009

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Description

A self-taught young slave astonishes his fellow prisoners by reading aloud the newspaper account of Lincoln's new emancipation proclamation. Based on actual events.
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