Benjamin Banneker was born free when most blacks were still enslaved. A self-taught mathematician and astronomer, he was the author of the first published almanac written by a black man. Throughout his life Bannecker was troubled that all blacks were not free. So, in 1791, he sent a letter to Secretary of State Thomas Jefferson. Here is the ...

Dear Benjamin Banneker 1998, Voyager Paperbacks

ISBN-13: 9780152018924

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Dear Benjamin Banneker 1994, Hmh Books for Young Readers, San Diego, CA

ISBN-13: 9780152004170