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Once a kidnapped slave baby, George Washington Carver found freedom in learning everything he could about the world around him. Overcoming poverty and racism, George became a brilliant scientist and a gifted professor who dedicated his expertise to helping black farmers escape the devastating grip of poverty.
For ages 10 and up.
Number of Pages: 192
Vendor: Emerald Books
Publication Date: 2002
Dimensions: 8 X 5.25 (inches)
Availability: In Stock
Series: Heroes of History
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The Sower Series: George Washington Carver: Man's Slave Becomes God's ScientistDavid CollinsMott Media, LLC / 1981 / Trade Paperback$6.49 Retail:4.5 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
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Ocala CharlesOcala, FLAge: 55-65Gender: male5 Stars Out Of 5Inspiring!!November 3, 2011Ocala CharlesOcala, FLAge: 55-65Gender: maleQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5I grew up less than 100 miles from where Carver lived and could have visited him in his old age. I'm very sad I wasn't aware of how outstanding this man was. Fabulous man and biography.
Jenni5 Stars Out Of 5May 24, 2010JenniThis is my first "Heroes of History" book from the Benge's, and I intend to read many more! My church is sponsoring a summer reading contest for the kids and some of these books were on the list. I read this one in 2 sittings - I could not put it down! George Washington Carver's story is fascinating, he is so much more than the peanut man! The book reads like fiction, like a well-crafted story should read. You will not be disappointed! And the kids should love these, too.