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The real McCoy : the life of an African-American inventor

Author: Wendy TowleWil ClayMike BakerDoug BeattyDavid StrahanAll authors
Publisher: Sacramento : California Dept. of Education, Clearinghouse for Specialized Media and Technology, 1998.
Series: ASL VideoBooks: state adoptions in American sign language.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : Juvenile audience   Visual material : English
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A biography of the Canadian-born black American who studied engineering in Scotland and patented over fifty inventions despite the obstacles he faced because of his race.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Elijah McCoy; Elijah McCoy
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Wendy Towle; Wil Clay; Mike Baker; Doug Beatty; David Strahan; California School for the Deaf, Riverside.; California. Department of Education. Clearinghouse for Specialized Media and Technology.
OCLC Number: 56900628
Notes: "A book a day" on cassette label.
Based on the book of the same title by by Wendy Towle ; paintings by Wil Clay.
California state adopted: Reading/Language Arts Videobooks.
Performer(s): Mike Baker, signer; Doug Beatty, narrator.
Target Audience: Grade 4.
Description: 1 videocassette (15:40 min.) : sd., color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: ASL VideoBooks: state adoptions in American sign language.
Responsibility: CSDR-TV production ; produced in partnership with the California School for the Deaf, Riverside and Clearinghouse for Specialized Media and Technology, Specialized Program Branch, State Special Schools and Services Division ; produced & directed by David Strahan.

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A biography of the Canadian-born black American who studied engineering in Scotland and patented over fifty inventions despite the obstacles he faced because of his race.

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