TITLE

African American

PUB. DATE
November 1994
SOURCE
Library Talk;Nov/Dec94, Vol. 7 Issue 5, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
Reviews books about Afro-Americans including `Our People,' by Angela Shelf Medearis, `Coming Home: From the Life of Langston Hughes,' by Floyd Cooper, `The Sweet and Sour Animal Book,' by Langston Hughes, `Dear Benjamin Banneker,' by Andrea Davis Pinkney, `The Sunday Outing,' by Gloria Jean Pinkney and `John Henry,' by Julius Lester and Jerry Pinkney.
ACCESSION #
9412060949

 

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