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Author Towle, Wendy, 1963-

Title The real McCoy : the life of an African-American inventor / by Wendy Towle ; paintings by Wil Clay.

Imprint New York : Scholastic, c1993.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 MCCOY,E TOW    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 MCCOY,E TOW    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 MCCOY,E TOW    Available
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 MCCOY,E TOW    Available
Description 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill., col. map ; 29 cm.
Summary A biography of the Canadian-born black American who studied engineering in Scotland and patented over fifty inventions despite the obstacles he faced because of his race.
Subject McCoy, Elijah, 1844-1929 -- Juvenile literature.
McCoy, Elijah, 1844-1929.
African American inventors -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Inventors.
African Americans -- Biography.
Blacks -- Biography.
Added Author Clay, Wil, ill.
ISBN 0590435965 : $14.95

 
    
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