How they got over : African Americans and the call of the sea / by Eloise Greenfield ; illustrated by Jan Spivey Gilchrist.
Profiles African American men and women who have had a strong connection with the sea, from slaves whose owners sent them to work on ships to today's fishermen, naval officers, and marine biologists.
New York :
Walker Library - Curriculum Collection - Juvenile - 3rd Floor
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