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My work is that of conservation : an environmental biography of George Washington Carver / Mark D. Hersey.

Hersey, Mark D. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780820338705 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0820338702 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9780820330884 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0820330884 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xv, 290 p., [10] p. of plates : ill., map ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, c2011.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Prologue: Macon County, Alabama, 1896 -- Were it not for his dusky skin -- The earnest student of nature -- The ruthless hand of Mr. Carenot -- In a strange land and among a strange people -- Teaching the beauties of nature -- Hints and Suggestions to farmers -- The peanut man -- Divine inspiration -- Where the soil is wasted -- Epilogue: My work is that of conservation.

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  • 3 copies at Merrimack Valley Library Consortium. (Show)
  • 1 copy at Hamilton-Wenham Public Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Collection Status Due Date
Hamilton-Wenham Public Library B CARVER, GEORGE W. (Text) Biography Available -
Subject: Carver, George Washington, 1864?-1943
Carver, George Washington, 1864?-1943 > Political and social views.
Agriculturists > United States > Biography.
African American agriculturists > Biography.
African American scientists > Biography.
Conservationists > Southern States > Biography.
Agricultural conservation > Black Belt (Ala. and Miss.) > History.
African American farmers > Black Belt (Ala. and Miss.) > History.
Environmental protection > Black Belt (Ala. and Miss.) > History.
Black Belt (Ala. and Miss.) > Environmental conditions.

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