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Booker T. Washington: leader of his people.

  • 80 Pages
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  • English
Garrard Press , Champaign, Ill
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A biography of the black educator and organizer of Tuskegee Institute who spent his life working for equality for the people of his race.

StatementIllustrated by Anthony D"Adamo.
GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
SeriesA Discovery book
ContributionsD"Adamo, Anthony, illus.
LC ClassificationsE185.97.W4 P37
The Physical Object
Pagination80 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5847979M
LC Control Number62007331

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