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Cornrows / by Camille Yarbrough ; illustrated by Carole Byard.

By: Yarbrough, Camille.
Contributor(s): Byard, Carole M [ill.].
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, c1979Description: [48] p. : ill. ; 23 x 26 cm.ISBN: 069820462X; 9780698204621; 0698205294 (pbk.); 9780698205291 (pbk.).Subject(s): African Americans -- Juvenile fiction | Hair -- Juvenile fiction | Picture books for childrenAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Cornrows.DDC classification: [E] LOC classification: PZ7.Y1955 | CoAwards: Coretta Scott King Award, illustrator, 1980.Summary: Explains how the hair style of cornrows, a symbol in Africa since ancient times, can today in this country symbolize the courage of outstanding Afro-Americans.
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CML Easy Fiction University of Texas At Tyler
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Y265C (Browse shelf) Available 0000100253368
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Explains how the hair style of cornrows, a symbol in Africa since ancient times, can today in this country symbolize the courage of outstanding Afro-Americans.

Coretta Scott King Award, illustrator, 1980.

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