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Fifty cents and a dream : young Booker T. Washington

Author: Jabari Asim; Bryan Collier
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Born into slavery, young Booker T. Washington could only dream of learning to read and write. After emancipation, Booker began a five-hundred-mile journey, mostly on foot, to Hampton Institute, taking his first of many steps towards a college degree. When he arrived, he had just fifty cents in his pocket and a dream about to come true"--Amazon.com.
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Biography
Named Person: Booker T Washington; Booker T Washington; Booker T Washington; Booker T Washington
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jabari Asim; Bryan Collier
ISBN: 9780316086578 0316086576 9780316243865 0316243868
OCLC Number: 780161522
Target Audience: Elementary Grade.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Other Titles: Young Booker T. Washington
Responsibility: by Jabari Asim ; illustrated by Bryan Collier.

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"Born into slavery, young Booker T. Washington could only dream of learning to read and write. After emancipation, Booker began a five-hundred-mile journey, mostly on foot, to Hampton Institute, taking his first of many steps towards a college degree. When he arrived, he had just fifty cents in his pocket and a dream about to come true"--Amazon.com.

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