Jacob Lawrence: A Painter's Story

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Marshall Cavendish, 2010 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 41 pages
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Jacob Lawrence
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Important Dates
34
Words to Know
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To Learn More about Jacob lawrence
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Index
39
A Note on Quotes
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