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George Washington Carver : scientist and educator

Author: Dennis Abrams
Publisher: New York : Chelsea House, ©2008.
Series: Black Americans of achievement, legacy edition.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of scientist and inventor George Washington Carver.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Biographies
Literature
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: George Washington Carver; George Washington Carver; George Washington Carver; George Washington Carver
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dennis Abrams
ISBN: 9780791097175 079109717X
OCLC Number: 167764201
Description: 119 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1 The Man, the Myth 1 --
2 Obscure Beginnings 8 --
3 Midwestern Wanderings 18 --
4 A College Man 27 --
5 Southward to Tuskegee 39 --
6 Satisfactions and Frustrations 48 --
7 The Road to Fame 68 --
8 The Folk Hero 80 --
9 Beyond the Legend 96.
Series Title: Black Americans of achievement, legacy edition.
Responsibility: Dennis Abrams.
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George Washington Carver has been revered for his contributions to improving the lives of poor Southern farmers. Carver studied to be a scientist at a time when many black Americans could not afford,  Read more...

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