From Slavery to Public Service: Robert Smalls, 1839-1915 - 1st Edition/1st Printing
Okon Edet Uya
A bright First Edition/First Printing in Fine condition in alike price-clipped dust-jacket;
Uya examines the life of Rober Smalls, the Black Reconstruction leader from South Carolina, in a balanced historical perspective. Smalls' contribution to the Union War effort, his participation in the Constitutional Convention of 1868, his efforts as Republican Congressman, and his performance as customs collector for the port of Beaufort all receive careful attention.