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A man for all seasons : the life of George Washington Carver

Author: Stephen Krensky; Wil Clay
Publisher: New York, NY : Amistad : Collins, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : Primary school : English : 1st ed
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Profiles the African American scientist George Washington Carver, who not only put the peanut on the map, but was also one of the first advocates of recycling.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Biography
Named Person: George Washington Carver; George Washington Carver
Material Type: Biography, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Krensky; Wil Clay
ISBN: 0060278854 9780060278854 0060278862 9780060278861
OCLC Number: 48958128
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Target Audience: K-4.
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 27 cm.
Responsibility: written by Stephen Krensky ; paintings by Wil Clay.
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Profiles the African American scientist George Washington Carver, who not only put the peanut on the map, but was also one of the first advocates of recycling.

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Great book

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-02-04) Very Good Permalink

Simple tells the life story and accomplishments of Carver.  He was orphaned at a young age and raised by whites.  He was always hungry for knowledge, which led him to be the first black to graduate from a white college. He spent his life inventing and researching agriculture.  I highly...
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