Who was Booker T. Washington? / by James Buckley Jr. ; illustrated by Jake Murray.
- 26 of 30 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
- 2 of 2 copies available at Fontana Regional Library.
0 current holds with 30 total copies.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Jackson County Public Library||JB WASHINGTON (Text)||39493108310360||Juvenile Nonfiction||Available||-|
|Macon County Public Library||JB WASHINGTON (Text)||39493108154594||Juvenile Nonfiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780448488516
- ISBN: 9781524786120
- ISBN: 0448488515
- ISBN: 9781643108582
- Physical Description: 108 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
- Publisher: New York, New York : Penguin Workshop, an imprint of Penguin Random House, 
- Copyright: ©2018
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Who was Booker T. Washington? -- A difficult beginning -- New opportunities -- A home at Hampton -- The teacher teaches -- Mr. Washington's new job -- The Atlanta Speech -- Ways to move ahead -- Finishing the work -- A legacy of learning -- Timelines.
African American educator, author, speaker, and advisor to presidents of the United States, Booker Taliaferro Washington was the leading voice of former slaves and their descendants during the late 1800s. As part of the last generation of leaders born into slavery, Booker believed that blacks could better progress in society through education and entrepreneurship, rather than trying to directly challenge the Jim Crow segregation.
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|Study Program Information Note:||
Accelerated Reader AR MG 6.3 1 194169.
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|Subject:||Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915 > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Educators > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
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