The Resource Carver, a life in poems, Marilyn Nelson

Carver, a life in poems, Marilyn Nelson

Label
Carver, a life in poems
Title
Carver, a life in poems
Statement of responsibility
Marilyn Nelson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of poems that combine to provide a portrait of the life of nineteenth-century African-American botanist and inventor George Washington Carver
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
811/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
890L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
LC call number
  • PS3573.A4795
  • PS3573.A4795
LC item number
  • C37 2001
  • C37 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
5.9
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Carver, a life in poems, Marilyn Nelson
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Arachis Hypogaea -- Baby Carver -- Bedside reading -- Cafeteria food -- Called -- Cercospora -- Charmed life -- Chemistry 101 -- Chicken talk -- Clay -- Coincidence -- Curve-breaker -- Dawn walk -- Dimensions of the Milky Way -- drifter -- Driving Dr. Carver -- Egyptian blue -- Eureka -- Four a.m. in the woods -- Friends in the Klan -- From an Alabama Farmer -- "God's little workshop" -- Goliath -- Green-thumb boy -- House ways and means -- How a dream dies -- Joy of sewing -- Lace-maker -- Last rose of summer -- Last talk with Jim Hardwick -- Letter to Mrs. Hardwick -- Lovingly sons -- Mineralogy -- Moton field -- My beloved friend -- My dear spiritual boy -- My people -- Nervous system of the beetle -- New Rooster -- 1905 -- Odalisque -- Old settlers' reunion -- Out of "Slave's ransom" -- Out of the fire -- Patriarch's blessing Penol cures -- Perceiving self -- Poultry husbandry -- Prayer of Miss Budd -- Prayer of the ivory-handled knife -- Professor Carver's Bible class -- Ruellia Noctiflora -- Ship without a rudder -- Sweet-hearts -- Veil-raisers -- Washboard wizard -- Watkins laundry and apothecary -- Wild garden -- Year of the sky-smear
Control code
45166749
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
103 pages
Isbn
9781886910539
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00063624
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (CaEvSKY)sky201452646
  • (OCoLC)45166749

Library Locations

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      151 West Center Street, Coloma, MI, 49038, US
      -86.307302 -86.307302

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