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Up from slavery : an autobiography

Author: Booker T Washington
Publisher: New York : A.L. Burt, ©1901.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Autobiography by Booker T. Washington who was born a slave and went on to become the head of Tuskeegee Institute, a school in Alabama.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915.
Up from slavery.
New York : A.L. Burt, ©1901
(OCoLC)652294674
Named Person: Booker T Washington; Booker T Washington
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Booker T Washington
OCLC Number: 1940577
Notes: Includes index.
Description: ix, 330 pages : portrait ; 20 cm
Contents: A slave among slaves --
Boyhood days --
The struggle for an education --
Helping others --
The Reconstruction period --
Black race and Red race --
Early days at Tuskegee --
Teaching school in a stable and a hen-house --
Anxious days and sleepless nights --
A harder task than making bricks without straw --
Making their beds before they could lie on them --
Raising money --
Two thousand miles for a five minute speech --
The Atlanta Exposition address --
The secret of success in public speaking --
Europe --
Last words.
Responsibility: by Booker T. Washington.

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Autobiography by Booker T. Washington who was born a slave and went on to become the head of Tuskeegee Institute, a school in Alabama.

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