Black Hands, White Sails: The Story of African-American Whalers Resources & Further Study

Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick L. McKissack
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Burns, Mary M. Review of Black Hands, White Sails: The Story of African-American Whalers. The Horn Book Magazine (November 1999): 758.

Donovan, Nicole. Review of Black Hands, White Sails: The Story of African-American Whalers. Childhood Education (Spring 2000): 172.

Frederick, Heather Vogel. "PW Talks with Patricia McKissack." Publishers Weekly (August 6,2001): 90.

Medlar, Andrew. Review of Black Hands, White Sails: The Story of African-American Whalers. School Library Journal (DecemThe Diary of Nellie Lee Love, the Great Migra-ber 1999): 154.

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Meyer, Randy. Review of Black Hands, WhiteIn Young, Black, and Determined: A BiograSails: The Story of African-American Whalers.

phy of Lorraine Hansberry, the authors tell of Hansberry's identification, from an early age, with those of her race who suffered the effects of poverty and discrimination. She left college prematurely to move to New York to start a writing career. Throughout her thirty-four-year life, she dedicated her work to civil...

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