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Cornrows

Author: Camille Yarbrough; Carole Byard
Publisher: New York, NY : Putnam & Grosset Group, [1979] ©1979
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audienceView all editions and formats
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Explains how the hair style of cornrows, a symbol in Africa since ancient times, can today in this country symbolize the courage of outstanding Afro-Americans.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Camille Yarbrough; Carole Byard
ISBN: 0698114361 9780698114364 069830750X 9780698307506
OCLC Number: 438453181
Notes: Coretta Scott King Book Award winner
Awards: Winner of Coretta Scott King Award (Illustrator) 1980
Description: 48 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 23 x 26 cm
Responsibility: by Camille Yarbrough ; illus. by Carole Byard.

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Explains how the hair style of cornrows, a symbol in Africa since ancient times, can today in this country symbolize the courage of outstanding Afro-Americans.

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