By Suzanne Slade

Booker T. Washington had a tremendous ardour for studying. Born a slave, he taught himself to learn. while the Civil warfare ended, Booker ultimately fulfilled his dream of attending institution. After commencement, he was once invited to educate in Tuskegee, Alabama. discovering many keen scholars yet no tuition, Booker got down to construct his personal school--brick via brick. An afterword provides designated info on how the varsity was once equipped.

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