Toussaint L'Ouverture

by Walter Dean Myers, Jacob Lawrence | Children's Books | This book has not been rated.
ISBN: 0689801262 Global Overview for this book
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
This is not an ordinary book: it's a BookCrossing book! BookCrossing books are world travelers - they like to have adventures and make new friends...and every once in a while they even write home to say what they've been doing.

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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

Released 2 yrs ago (1/19/2018 UTC) at Aina Haina Public Library in Honolulu, Hawaii USA


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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