George Washington Carver: Inventor and Naturalist

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Facts on File, Dec 1, 1998 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 208 pages
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College-educated at a time when very few blacks had that opportunity, George Washington Carver made scientific advances and fostered greater racial understanding all his life, guided by the grace of God.

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George Washington Carver (1860-1943), spent years researching God's creation, and how mankind could make the best use of common products such as peanuts, soybeans and pecans. His studies led to the ... Read full review

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George Carver left home at about age 12; he didn't know exactly when he was born. He left to find a school that would accept Negroes; the color of is skin kept him from attending college until he was ... Read full review


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Author Sam Wellman is a freelance writer from Kansas. He has written many books for Barbour Publishing, including several in the Heroes of the Faith series. Sam also operates a Christian biography Web site,

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