Black History Month
February 2, 2010 · Print This Article
Scroll down to last year’s post to read my review on a favorite true account, The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass. It’s his own (very moving) story of his life as a slave and journey toward and accomplishments after freedom.
There’s several biographies in the store of George Washington Carver. Read at least one! I read an old library copy to my kids years ago that impressed us with the recipes he created using peanuts to make just about everything.
Up from Slavery - Booker T. Washington - these are just three of the many 19th – 20th century inspirational people that every American should read.