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Gordon Parks : how the photographer captured black and white America

Author: Carole Boston Weatherford; James Christoph
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Albert Whitman & Company, [2015]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Gordon Parks is most famous for being the first black director in Hollywood. But before he made movies and wrote books, he was a poor African American looking for work. When he bought a camera, his life changed forever. He taught himself how to take pictures and before long, people noticed. This is a fixed-format ebook, which preserves the design and layout of the original print book.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Electronic books
Biography
Juvenile works
Biography Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Weatherford, Carole Boston, 1956-
Gordon Parks
(DLC) 2014034300
(OCoLC)889688531
Named Person: Gordon Parks; Gordon Parks
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Carole Boston Weatherford; James Christoph
ISBN: 9781497698512 1497698510 9781497698468 1497698464 9780807530184 0807530182
OCLC Number: 897838681
Target Audience: 5-8.
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrations by Jamey Christoph.

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Gordon Parks is most famous for being the first black director in Hollywood. But before he made movies and wrote books, he was a poor African American looking for work. When he bought a camera, his life changed forever. He taught himself how to take pictures and before long, people noticed. This is a fixed-format ebook, which preserves the design and layout of the original print book.

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