The life of Benjamin Banneker

Title The life of Benjamin Banneker
Names Bedini, Silvio A.
Book Number BR008336
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Biography of the self-taught eighteenth-century black astronomer, mathematician, surveyor, and almanac maker. Also deals with the economy of eighteenth-century Maryland, contributions of the Ellicott family to the area, and the surveying of the District of Columbia.
Local Subject Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Adult Book - AD
Long Book - LO
Biography - Black concern - BLKB
Black Interest - BLK
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Biography - Historical - BIH
Biography - Scientists & Explorers - BIT
Technology & Computers - TEC
History, United States - HUS
Audience Notes A
LC Subject African Americans - Biography
Call Number 520.924 B ANF
Language English
Released 1972
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, 1972 (American Printing House for the Blind, transcribing agency. American Printing House for the Blind, distributor)
Original Publication Transcription of: Rancho Cordova, Calif. : Landmark Enterprises, c1972.
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