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With books and bricks : how Booker T. Washington built a school

Author: Suzanne Slade; Nicole Tadgell
Publisher: Chicago : Albert Whitman & Company, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Booker T. Washington had an incredible passion for learning. Born a slave, he taught himself to read. When the Civil War ended, Booker finally fulfilled his dream of attending school. After graduation, he was invited to teach in Tuskegee, Alabama. Finding many eager students, but no school, Booker set out to build his own school--brick by brick"--
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Booker T Washington; Booker T Washington; Booker T Washington; Booker T Washington
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Suzanne Slade; Nicole Tadgell
ISBN: 9780807508978 0807508977
OCLC Number: 871789483
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Responsibility: Suzanne Slade ; illustrated by Nicole Tadgell.

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"Booker T. Washington had an incredible passion for learning. Born a slave, he taught himself to read. When the Civil War ended, Booker finally fulfilled his dream of attending school. After graduation, he was invited to teach in Tuskegee, Alabama. Finding many eager students, but no school, Booker set out to build his own school--brick by brick"--

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