Cover image for With open hands : a story about Biddy Mason
Title:
With open hands : a story about Biddy Mason
Author:
Ferris, Jeri.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Minneapolis : Carolrhoda Books, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
64 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Summary:
Recounts the life of Biddy Mason, a slave who found freedom in California in 1856, who practiced the philosophy of sharing as she nursed the sick, delivered babies, and started many philanthropic projects after becoming a wealthy landowner in Los Angeles.
Language:
English
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.7 1.0 4380.
ISBN:
9781575053301
Format :
Book