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by Michael Burgan


Series: Signature Lives: Modern America. Hardcover: 112 pages. Publisher: Compass Point Books (January 1, 2007). See and discover other items: george michael biography.

Series: Signature Lives: Modern America. ISBN-13: 978-0756518820. Product Dimensions: 6 x . x . inches.

Michael Burgan has written numerous books for children and young adults during his nearly 20 years as a freelance writer. Many of his books have focused on . history, geography, and the lives of world leaders. He has also written fiction and adapted classic novels

Michael Burgan has written numerous books for children and young adults during his nearly 20 years as a freelance writer. He has also written fiction and adapted classic novels. Michael has won several awards for his writing, and his graphic novel version of the classic tale Frankenstein (Stone Arch Books) was a Junior Library Guild selection. Michael graduated from the University.

George Washington Carver book.

George Washington Carver : Scientist, Inventor, and Teacher. The combination of all these changes continues to produce what we know as the modern world. Signature Lives (Hardcover). By (author) Michael Burgan. These advancements changed the way people lived, worked, and thought about themselves and the world. Born into slavery in 1864, George Washington Carver was determined to educate himself despite the lack of opportunities for African-Americans. He was a talented painter, but he eventually decided to dedicate his life to the study of plants.

From the late 19th century into the 21st century, technological and cultural advancements transformed the world into a new and modern place.

One of the 20th century's greatest scientists, George Washington Carver's influence is still felt. Rising from slavery to become one of the world’s most respected and honored men, he devoted his life to understanding nature and the many uses for the simplest of plant life. Part of the chemurgist movement that changed the rural economy, he found ingenious applications for the peanut, soybean, and sweet potato.

George Washington Carver.

George Washington Carver is a famous American botanist and inventor

Book 'George Washington Carver: A Life', Every Bit as Dramatic as His Work. From an interracial, homoerotic affair, to constant fights with a jealous Booker T. Washington, Carver’s life was as dramatic as his astonishing work. What others are saying. New Book Gives Rare GIimpse of Dramatic Life of George Washington Carver. George Washington Carver is a famous American botanist and inventor. Known as the "Plant Doctor", he loved plants since he was a child.

Carver pioneers hundreds of new uses for plants and revolutionizes American agriculture by teaching farmers the value of rotating cotton with nitrogen-rich crops. Cheryl Harness’ lively narrative follows Carver’s rise to international fame: our hero dines at the White House, works with Henry Ford, and testifies to Congress. The book’s vivid illustrations are an invitation to step back in time and become an active participant in this compelling story. National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources.

From the late 19th century into the 21st century, technological and cultural advancements transformed the world into a new and modern place. These advancements changed the way people lived, worked, and thought about themselves and the world. The combination of all these changes continues to produce what we know as the modern world. Born into slavery in 1864, George Washington Carver was determined to educate himself despite the lack of opportunities for African-Americans. He was a talented painter, but he eventually decided to dedicate his life to the study of plants. Carver rose to prominence at the Tuskegee Institute, where he was a popular teacher and esteemed researcher. Carver is best known for his work with peanuts, inventing more than 300 products from the humble "goober."

George Washington Carver (Signature Lives Modern America) epub download

ISBN13: 978-0756519865

ISBN: 0756519861

Author: Michael Burgan

Category: Social Sciences

Subcategory: Politics & Government

Language: English

Publisher: Compass Point Books (April 2007)

Pages: 112 pages

ePUB size: 1155 kb

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