With books and bricks : how Booker T. Washington built a school
|Format:||Print Book 2014|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 5 copies|
Booker T. Washington had an incredible passion for learning. Born a slave, he taught himself to read. When the Civil War ended, Booker finally fulfilled his dream of attending school. After graduation, he was invited to teach in Tuskegee, Alabama. Finding many eager students but no school, Booker set out to build his own schoolâbrick by brick. An afterword gives detailed information on how the school was built.
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Washington, Booker T.,
-- Juvenile literature.
Washington, Booker T., -- 1856-1915.
African Americans -- Education -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Educators -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Biography.
Educators -- United States -- Biography.
|Publisher|| Chicago :2014
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Includes bibliographical references.