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October 30, 2007
Ryan D. Wilson
Leawood author John Brown's first book has something readers don not often expect from fiction - a local history lesson.
The book "A Wind of Many Colors" features the Alexander Majors Shipping Company, the "bogus" government set up by the Missouri slave owners, and territory divorces.
The novel is the only book ever to be sold and endorsed by the JCPR Administration of Historic Oxford Schoolhouse in Leawood. "Learning history is a by product of reading the book", Brown said...
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