Just a really quick post to say I have just come across what looks like a really interesting book about Robert Smalls entitled: “The Story of Civil War Hero Robert Smalls” by Janet Hoffman and illustrated by Duane Smith.
Read more about it and how it came to be, including some of the extensive research Hoffman did here.
Unsung Superheroes is an ongoing project, creating graphic novels based on the stories of real-life historical figures whose stories may not be as well-known as they could be.
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