Booker T. Washington : The Making of a Black Leader, 1856-1901 (Paperback)

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This book begins in 1901, when Booker T. Washington at the age of forty-five was approaching the zenith of his fame and influence, and ends with his death in 1915. It is a biographical study in the sense that its focus is on the complex, enigmatic figure of Washington, the most powerful black minority-group boss of his time.

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Publisher Oxford Univ Pr on Demand
Mfg Part# 9780195019155
SKU 30022191
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0195019156
Release Date 4/10/2007
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Dimensions (in Inches) 8H x 5.5L x 1T
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"In a review of the first volume of this superb work, I wrote, 'If the second volume measures up to the first...[it] will be the best study we have of a Black American.' It is."
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Editors Note This book begins in 1901, when Booker T. Washington at the age of forty-five was approaching the zenith of his fame and influence, and ends with his death in 1915. It is a biographical study in the sense that its focus is on the complex, enigmatic figure of Washington, the most powerful black minority-group boss of his time.
Editors Note 1 Examines the black educator's life, paying special attention to his role in party politics, presidential legislation, and the freedman's struggle for equality
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Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0564
Publisher Oxford University Press
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