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George Washington Carver

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Amidst the millions of committed Christians in each generation, a handful rise to special prominence. Learn more about their exciting and inspiring lives in Barbour's "Heroes of the Faith" series.George Washington Carver spent years researching God's creation and how mankind could make the best use of common products.
Paperback, 207 pages
Published November 1st 1998 by Barbour Publishing
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Joseph Leskey
May 23, 2017 Joseph Leskey rated it liked it
Recommends it for: those who enjoy biographies
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Well, it was okay as far as biographies go. It told the story of his life, that is to say, without too much biographical anguish.

I must say, he may have been a rather interesting and pivotal being, but I fail to see why it is that he is considered a hero of The Faith, as indicated in this book. Ah well.
Alex
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I have Learned what kind of life he had in his childhood
Ginny
Aug 02, 2014 Ginny rated it it was amazing
I knew about Mr. Carver, but had no idea about all his accomplishments. Amazing, considering the times when he lived. This book is a very easy read and will give anyone a glimpse into his life.
Jonathan
Jul 17, 2008 Jonathan rated it liked it
Good story of one of the most amazing stories of an influential scientist. Definitely tailored towards children.
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Mandatory reading for Americans. This is an alternate view of what race relations might have been like had different people taken control of the black movement.
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Starting to enjoy reading bios... Very Good... Very Wise Man...
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Sam Wellman, PhD, is a writer of numerous biographies. He has traveled to Germany many times and twice stayed for several months (in Berlin and Wittenberg). He blogs and tweets on Martin Luther and Frederick the Wise. He lives near Wichita, Kansas.
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