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Author Rosen, Michael J., 1954-
Title A school for Pompey Walker / by Michael J. Rosen ; illustrated by Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson.
Published San Diego : Harcourt Brace Children's Books, c1995.
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 TCC - Juvenile Collection  PZ7.R71868 Sc 1995    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Summary At the dedication of a school named after him, an old former slave tells the story of his life and how his white friend helped him earn the money for the school by repeatedly selling him into slavery, after which he always escaped.
Subject Slavery -- Juvenile fiction.
Schools -- Juvenile fiction.
Underground Railroad -- Juvenile fiction.
Fugitive slaves -- Juvenile fiction.
Abolitionists -- Juvenile fiction.
African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
Related Names Robinson, Aminah Brenda Lynn.
ISBN 015200114X
OCLC number 29877009