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Langston's train ride

Author: Robert Burleigh; Leonard Jenkins
Publisher: New York : Orchard Books, 2004. ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Elementary and junior high school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Describes how the twentieth-century African American poet Langston Hughes affirms his vocation as a writer through the composition of his famous 1921 poem "The Negro Speaks of Rivers."
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Langston Hughes; Langston Hughes; Langston Hughes
Material Type: Biography, Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Burleigh; Leonard Jenkins
ISBN: 0439352398 9780439352390
OCLC Number: 52520229
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: by Robert Burleigh ; illustrated by Leonard Jenkins.
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Describes how the twentieth-century African American poet Langston Hughes affirms his vocation as a writer through the composition of his famous 1921 poem "The Negro Speaks of Rivers."

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