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Cornrows

Author: Camille Yarbrough; Carole M Byard
Publisher: New York : Putnam & Grosset Group, 1997, ©1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explains how the hair style of cornrows, a symbol in Africa since ancient times, can today in this country symbolize the courage of outstanding Afro-Americans.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Camille Yarbrough; Carole M Byard
ISBN: 0698114361 9780698114364
OCLC Number: 36474739
Notes: "A PaperStar book."
Awards: Coretta Scott King Award, illustrator, 1980.
Description: 46 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 22 x 25 cm
Responsibility: by Camille Yarbrough ; illustrated by Carole Byard.

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Explains how the hair style of cornrows, a symbol in Africa since ancient times, can today in this country symbolize the courage of outstanding Afro-Americans.

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