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Gordon Parks : no excuses

Parr, Ann.

Gretna, La. : Pelican Pub. Co., 2006.

[32] p. : ill. ; 29 cm.

Tells the life story of Gordon Parks, the first African-American photographer for "Life" magazine, discussing the pictures he took of poor families in the U.S. and abroad and describing the strength he took from a piece of advice his mother gave him when he was young.

Reading Level: 3.0

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ISBN:

1589804112

LC Call No:

TR140.P35 P3564 2006

Dewey Class No:

770.92 B 22

Author:

Parr, Ann.

Title:

Gordon Parks : no excuses / text by Ann Parr ; photographs by Gordon Parks ; illustrations by Kathryn Breidenthal.

Publisher:

Gretna, La. : Pelican Pub. Co., 2006.

Physical:

[32] p. : ill. ; 29 cm.

Summary:

Tells the life story of Gordon Parks, the first African-American photographer for "Life" magazine, discussing the pictures he took of poor families in the U.S. and abroad and describing the strength he took from a piece of advice his mother gave him when he was young.

Subject:

Parks, Gordon,--1912-2006.

Subject:

Photographers--United States--Biography.

Subject:

African Americans--Biography.

AE:PersName:

Parks, Gordon, 1912-2006.

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