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Up from slavery : an autobiography

Author: Booker T Washington
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1963.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The autobiography of the man who, though born in slavery, educated himself and went on to found Tuskegee Institute.
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Genre/Form: Autobiography
Autobiographies
Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915.
Up from slavery.
Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1963
(OCoLC)562215589
Named Person: Booker T Washington; Booker T Washington; Booker T Washington; Booker T Washington; Booker T Washington
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Booker T Washington
ISBN: 0385000030 9780385000031
OCLC Number: 643148
Description: 243 pages : illustrations ; 22 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: Booker T. Washington.

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The autobiography of the man who, though born in slavery, educated himself and went on to found Tuskegee Institute.

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