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Cornrows

Author: Camille Yarbrough; Carole Byard
Publisher: New York : Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, ©1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView 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: Picture books
Easy books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Picture books for children
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Yarbrough, Camille.
Cornrows.
New York : Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, ©1979
(OCoLC)631446302
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Camille Yarbrough; Carole Byard
ISBN: 069820462X 9780698204621 0698205294 9780698205291 069830750X 9780698307506 9780780768741 0780768744
OCLC Number: 4504360
Awards: Coretta Scott King Award, illustrator, 1980.
Target Audience: AD560L; Decoding indicator: 70 (high); Semantic indicator: 80 (high); Syntactic indicator: 90 (high); Structure indicator: 80 (high)
Description: 48 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 23 x 26 cm
Responsibility: by Camille Yarbrough ; illustrated 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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