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John Henry

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Retells the life of the legendary African American hero who raced against a steam drill to cut through a mountain.
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Grouped Work ID 19aacdf9-8f0c-6adf-6744-38fec0c59541
Grouping Title john henry
Grouping Author lester julius
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-04-16 01:49:25AM
Last Indexed 2019-04-18 03:23:05AM

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auth_author2 Jackson, Samuel L., Pinkney, Jerry,, Pinkney, Jerry., Taliefero, Crystal.
author Lester, Julius.
author2-role Jackson, Samuel L., Pinkney, Jerry,ill., Pinkney, Jerry., Taliefero, Crystal., hoopla digital.
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display_description Retells the life of the legendary African American hero who raced against a steam drill to cut through a mountain.
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isbn 9780140566222, 9780545777308
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lexile_code AD: Adult Directed
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literary_form Non Fiction
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owning_location_catalog Wright Farms
primary_isbn 9780140566222
publishDate 1998, 1999
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subject_facet Afro-Americans -- Folklore, Folklore -- United States, JUVENILE FICTION / Fairy Tales & Folklore / General, JUVENILE FICTION / People & Places / United States / African American, John Henry (Legendary character), John Henry (Legendary character) -- Juvenile literature, John Henry (Legendary character) -- Legends, Talking books for children
title_display John Henry
title_full John Henry / by Julius Lester ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney, John Henry [electronic resource] Lester, Julius.
title_short John Henry
topic_facet Afro-Americans, Folklore, John Henry (Legendary character), Legends, Talking books for children