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Ben and the Emancipation Proclamation
Name: Ben and the Emancipation Proclamation
Product Code: BPS
Description:item Number: BPS 
Product Detail:Written by Pat Sherman
Illustrated by Floyd Copper
A story of a young slave who uses every chance he gets to teach himself to read. After the Civil War breaks his employer leaves town and Ben finds himself in a slave prison. After one of the prisoners bribe a guard to get their hands on a newspaper, Ben reads aloud the momentous news of Mr. Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation - surely one of the most remarkable readings of that document ever. This is based on the true story of Benjamin Holmes.
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