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The Resource George Washington Carver : a life, Christina Vella

George Washington Carver : a life, Christina Vella

Label
George Washington Carver : a life
Title
George Washington Carver
Title remainder
a life
Statement of responsibility
Christina Vella
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vella, Christina
Dewey number
  • 630.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
S417.C3
LC item number
V45 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Southern biography series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Carver, George Washington
  • African American agriculturists
  • Agriculturists
  • African American scientists
  • Tuskegee Institute
  • Agriculture
  • Peanuts
Label
George Washington Carver : a life, Christina Vella
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Carver's George -- Drifting toward life -- A real human being -- Booker -- Dominion of poverty -- "Stand up for the stupid and crazy" -- Love and lynch mobs -- Wrestling with devils -- Bad days and worse -- The curtain lifts -- Trying to be serious -- A real chemist? -- Passion pure and simple -- Suffering humanity -- Fame and its discontents -- Miles to go -- A million thanks -- Epilogue -- Appendices: 1. Experiment Station Bulletins by George W. Carver; 2. Partial list of Carver's products from peanuts and sweet potatoes (compiled by Carver); 3. Dr. Joseph Kenney's letter to Booker T. Washington and the Executive Council concerning unsanitary conditions at Tuskegee, March 26, 1903
Control code
1616407
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
422 pages, 18 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780807160749
Lccn
2015006259
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1616407
  • (Sirsi) 1616407
  • (OCoLC)905801577
Label
George Washington Carver : a life, Christina Vella
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Carver's George -- Drifting toward life -- A real human being -- Booker -- Dominion of poverty -- "Stand up for the stupid and crazy" -- Love and lynch mobs -- Wrestling with devils -- Bad days and worse -- The curtain lifts -- Trying to be serious -- A real chemist? -- Passion pure and simple -- Suffering humanity -- Fame and its discontents -- Miles to go -- A million thanks -- Epilogue -- Appendices: 1. Experiment Station Bulletins by George W. Carver; 2. Partial list of Carver's products from peanuts and sweet potatoes (compiled by Carver); 3. Dr. Joseph Kenney's letter to Booker T. Washington and the Executive Council concerning unsanitary conditions at Tuskegee, March 26, 1903
Control code
1616407
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
422 pages, 18 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780807160749
Lccn
2015006259
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1616407
  • (Sirsi) 1616407
  • (OCoLC)905801577

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