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John Henry, hammerin" hero

Stephanie True Peters

John Henry, hammerin" hero

the graphic novel

by Stephanie True Peters

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Published by Stone Arch Books in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • John Henry (Legendary character) -- Legends,
  • Graphic novels,
  • John Henry (Legendary character) -- Legends,
  • African Americans -- Folklore,
  • Folklore -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesJohn Henry, hammering hero
    Statementretold by Stephanie True Peters ; illustrated by Nelson Evergreen.
    GenreLegends, Folklore
    SeriesGraphic spin
    ContributionsEvergreen, Nelson, 1971- ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.7.P44 Jo 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23712403M
    ISBN 109781434218988, 9781434222657
    LC Control Number2009029956


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