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Carvers" George

Florence Crannell Means

Carvers" George

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Published by Marshall Cavendish Corp., Grey Castle Press in North Bellmore, N.Y, Lakeville, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Carver, George Washington, 1864?-1943 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Carver, George Washington, 1864?-1943.,
    • African American agriculturists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Agriculturists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Large type books.,
    • Agriculturists.,
    • African Americans -- Biography.,
    • Large type books.

    • About the Edition

      A biography of the black scientist famed for agricultural research that revolutionized the economy of the South.

      Edition Notes

      StatementFlorence Means.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
      SeriesAmerican cavalcade
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsS417.C3 M33 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination160 p. (large print) :
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1887882M
      ISBN 101559050756
      LC Control Number90049179


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