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Toussaint L'Ouverture
by Walter Dean Myers, Jacob Lawrence | Children's Books
Registered by winghyphen8wing of Honolulu, Hawaii USA on 1/19/2018
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Journal Entry 1 by winghyphen8wing from Honolulu, Hawaii USA on Friday, January 19, 2018

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Mail order purchase. Subtitle: The Fight for Haiti's Freedom.

The Jacob Lawrence paintings came first; the accompanying text by Walter Dean Myers makes them accessible to a wider audience.

Toussaint L'Ouverture was a one-time slave who led the rebellion which led to Haiti's independence. 


Journal Entry 2 by winghyphen8wing at Aina Haina Public Library in Honolulu, Hawaii USA on Saturday, January 20, 2018

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Released 8 mos ago (1/19/2018 UTC) at Aina Haina Public Library in Honolulu, Hawaii USA

WILD RELEASE NOTES:

Friday, January 19, 2018: left on a bench in front of the library. (Larger photo here.)

Released for Secretariat's 2018 Never Judge a Book By Its Cover Challenge (week 2: Martin Luther King Jr. Day).

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