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Author: Booker T Washington
Publisher: New York : Dover Publications, 1995.
Series: Dover thrift editions.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The famous autobiography by the African American businessman, activist, and educator.
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Genre/Form: Biography
biographie
document
Named Person: Booker T Washington; Booker T Washington; Booker T Washington; Booker Taliaferro Washington; Booker Taliaferro Washington
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Booker T Washington
ISBN: 0486287386 9780486287386
OCLC Number: 32510010
Notes: Includes index.
Originally published: New York : Doubleday, Page, 1901. With new introd.
Description: vii, 166 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: I. A slave among slves --
II. Boyhood days --
III. The struggle for an education --
IV. Helping others --
V. The Reconstruction Period --
VI. Black race and red race --
VII. Early days at Tuskegee --
VIII. Teaching school in a stable and a hen-house --
IX. Anxious days and sleepless nights --
X. A harder task than making bricks without straw --
XI. Making their beds before they could lie on them --
XII. Raising money --
XIII. Two thousand miles for a five-minute speech --
XIV. The Atlanta Exposition address --
XV. The secret of success in public speaking --
XVI. Europe --
XVII. Last words.
Series Title: Dover thrift editions.
Responsibility: Booker T. Washington.
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The famous autobiography by the African American businessman, activist, and educator.

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