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Dear Benjamin Banneker

$ 7.99
SKU AABA978-0152018924

Andrea Davis Pinkney (A) and Brian Pinkney (ILT)

List Price: $7.99 (Paperback - African American History / Free Black / Scientist Engineer / Genius - 1998)

Description: Benjamin Banneker was born free when most blacks in this country were still enslaved. But it troubled him that not all blacks were not free. An accomplished astronomer and mathematician, he decided to take a stand against slavery by writing to then-Secretary of State Thomas Jefferson. This is the story of their extraordinary correspondence. (32 pgs) Ages 6-10

Grade Level: 1 - 4
Lexile Measure: 1100 
Product Dimensions: 8 x 0.1 x 11 inches
Shipping Weight: 5.6 ounces