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D Is for Drinking Gourd

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D Is for Drinking Gourd

An African American Alphabet

By Nancy I. Sanders; E. B. Lewis (Illustrator)

Sleeping Bear Press, Paperback, 9781585364749

Publication Date: March 6, 2009

Description
The tapestry of American history is made up of countless threads marking the contributions of people from many different backgrounds and cultures. D is for Drinking Gourd: An African American Alphabet showcases many of the remarkable achievements of and contributions from African Americans throughout our history. Evocative watercolor paintings from acclaimed artist E. B. Lewis perfectly capture the spirit of each letter topic's poem and expository text.