Patricia C. McKissack, Fredrick McKissack
Black Hands, White Sails
(Scholastic Press Oct. 1, 1999)
, First Edition edition
Details the amazing courage and bravery of the black sailors who, desperate to escape slavery, became whalers on the dangerous high seas, as well as Frederick Douglass, Paul Cuffe, and other significant figures in the whaling industry and abolitionist movement.
- Coretta Scott King Author Honor Books
- 0590483137 / 9780590483131
- 12.8 oz.
- 6.0 x 0.8