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Lewis Latimer : creating bright ideas

Author: Eleanor H Ayer
Publisher: Austin, Tex. : Raintree Steck-Vaughn, ©1997.
Series: Innovative ideas.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Elementary and junior high school : English
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A biography of the self-educated son of former slaves, describing the positive outlook and determination that allowed him to overcome poverty and racism and become a successful inventor.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Lewis Howard Latimer; Lewis Howard Latimer; Lewis Howard Latimer
Material Type: Biography, Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eleanor H Ayer
ISBN: 0817244077 9780817244071
OCLC Number: 34699501
Description: 112 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Series Title: Innovative ideas.
Responsibility: Eleanor Ayer.

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A biography of the self-educated son of former slaves, describing the positive outlook and determination that allowed him to overcome poverty and racism and become a successful inventor.

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