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The groundbreaking, chance-taking life of George Washington Carver and science & invention in America

Author: Cheryl Harness
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Harness places 'The Sage of Tuskegee' firmly in context in this unusually lively portrait, which delivers biographical details amid flurries of period references to politics, scientific discoveries, births, deaths, and cultural trends"--Amazon.com.
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Harness, Cheryl.
Groundbreaking, chance-taking life of George Washington Carver and science & invention in America.
Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, ©2008
(DLC) 2007029316
(OCoLC)156874769
Named Person: George Washington Carver; George Washington Carver; George Washington Carver
Material Type: Biography, Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Cheryl Harness
OCLC Number: 838559629
Notes: "A Cheryl Harness history"--Page 4 of cover.
Description: 1 online resource (143 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Contents: An inordinate desire for knowledge --
Sunshine and shadow --
The golden door of freedom --
BTW and GWC --
The sage of Tuskegee.
Other Titles: George Washington Carver
Responsibility: painstakingly written and illustrated by Cheryl Harness.
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