Format: Trade Paperback
Dimensions: 56 Pages, 9.06 × 11.81 × 0 in
Published: August 1, 2010
Publisher: Kids Can Press
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1554535875
ISBN - 13: 9781554535873
From the Publisher
From the first Black person who came to Canada about 400 years ago to the most recent wave of African immigrants, Black Canadians have played an important role in our country''s history. In this informative overview, kids will discover the inspiring stories and events of a people who fought oppression as they searched for a place to call their own. Featuring fact boxes, mini-profiles, a timeline and more, this book in the acclaimed Kids Book of series offers a glimpse into an often-overlooked part of Canadian history.
About the Author
Rosemary Sadlier is an author and the president of the Ontario Black History Society. She was instrumental in establishing Black History Month in Canada. She lives in Toronto, Ontario.