This the story of an amazing personality in black history, Joseph Boulogne, Chevalier de Saint-George. In the 18th century, he became a conductor of an orchestra, composed his own operas and concertos, while playing for the King and Queen of France.
Text copyright 2011 by Lesa Cline-Ransome
Illustrations copyright 2011 by James E. Ransome
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Used with permission of the rights holder, Author and Illustrator- Lesa Cline-Ransome and James Ransome